An endless search for the perfect handbag encouraged designer Desti Saint, to develop her own unique and beautiful range of handbags and accessories. Her designs reflect her deep love for Asia and contain more than a hint of her own vivacious and fun loving personality.
Born in Hong Kong, Desti Saint draws inspiration from the colours, people and energy she encounters on a daily basis.
“I have lived in Asia most of my life, I love being surrounded by the culture and the people. I love contemporary Asian design; keeping up with current developments as well as referencing the past with traditional icons and symbols.”
Today, based in Singapore, Desti Saint Handbags have a growing fan base across Asia, with a strong following in Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia.
The story of the business
With a background in finance Desti Saint moved into the accessories industry in the early 2000’s before forming Desti Saint Pte Ltd with the intention of showcasing her original and contemporary designs.
Having always had a passion for colour Desti Saint designs organically, using the most luxurious fabrics and leathers she can source, often adding an extravagant twist with the use of jade, hand carved or hand painted leather.
Practical and affordable elegance are the hallmarks of her designs, which are aimed at stylish, self confident women of all ages.