Designer Dominique Siby is closely involved with the entire creative process of her company, from selecting fabrics to the final product. “Every time I bought clothes, I saw that they could have been done in another way,” says the longtime Miami resident. “I always wanted to add something different.” Work on the head-turning luxury bags began while Siby was working the clothing line. “Since I travel a great deal, I always loved duffel bags, and once I started working with exotic leathers like python, crocodile and ostrich, I decided to create my own bags, and now I’m also doing women’s handbags and shoes.” Best of all, 95% of Felio Siby production is handmade in Italy; 305.640.5332; FelioSiby.com.
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