Illesteva combines classic styles with contemporary aesthetics across a range of sunglasses, umbrellas, backpacks and handbags. Founded in 2009, the New York based label has made a name for itself by pushing design boundaries, exploring fresh shapes and unexpected motifs. Handcrafted from the highest quality materials, all of Illesteva’s products are manufactured by the world’s leading family-run factories throughout Italy, France and Germany. A 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Finalist, Illesteva creates timeless pieces meant to inspire, captivate and last a lifetime.
Celebrity fans include Beyonce, Julia Roberts, Gwen Stefani, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Daniel Craig, Rachel Zoe, Kate Bosworth, Elton John, Katy Perry, Alexa Chung, Kirsten Dunst, MIA, Vanessa Hudgens and Sienna Miller. Illesteva has been featured in Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Vogue UK, Germany, Japan, and China, Time, Marie Claire and Financial Times, among other publications.