Mary Frances grew up being influenced by the vibrant spirit and excitement of the San Francisco Bay Area. For over two decades she has taken her vision and passion for fashion design and forged them into an international venture using artistic influences from around the globe.
Fans of the Mary Frances collections are as varies as her handbags. These treasures are showing up on the arms of entertainers, artists, fashionistas, and renowned celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey, Kate Hudson, Jennifer Aniston... and the list goes on. Mary Frances' whimsical designs famed for their collaboration between fabric, texture, unique materials, and colors have fueled her soaring popularity.
"Life's too short to not be inspired by your own look!!" Mary Frances exclaims with a big smile! Mary Frances' passion is to provide objects of artistic beauty at accessible prices. Each design is unique and as full of life as she is. Her handmade treasures are available in thousands of boutiques and department stores world-wide; making her label widely recognizes for its signature, timeless beauty.
Mary Frances has twice been named as one of America's fastest-growing, privately-owned companies by INC. Magazine. Mary Frances has also received the Accessory Designer of the Year award at the Dallas Fashion Awards; was acknowledged as "star of the show" during Paris fashion week for two consecutive years, and just this fall received the prestigious Best Design award in Milan for her 2013 and 2014 collections.
It is with the deepest sense of gratitude and privilege that Mary Frances feels she has had the opportunity to express her passion by designing handbags for women everywhere.
With that same sense of vibrancy and commitment, Mary Frances feels the best is yet to come!