Malone Souliers in Women’s Wear Daily
“Accessories Labels On the Rise”
“While not yet household names, this creative contingent is generating buzz with a range of luxury accessory lines.
Malone Souliers by Mary Alice Malone and Roy Luwolt
LAUNCHED: February 2014 for fall 2014
BACKGROUND: London-based horse lover, shop owner, 3-D artist and furniture designer (Malone); business-school graduate with luxury market experience (Luwolt).
BRAND PHILOSOPHY: “A business wrapped around creative direction, yet with an acute attention to the consumer.”
STYLE MUSE: Literature and vintage.
WHERE SOLD: Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, Moda Operandi and Tinkertailor.com in the U.S.; Le Bon Marché and Galeries Lafayette in Paris; and Matchesfashion.com in the U.K.
RETAIL PRICES: $1,000 on average
SOCIAL MEDIA: Twitter and Instagram: @MaloneSouliers; Facebook and Pinterest: MaloneSouliers” – Roxanne Robinson, WWD.