Inspired by the form and function of traditional hand-held fans, Gretchen's "Fan Hobo" can be opened = unfolded and closed = folded up, changing its silhouette elegantly.
Gretchen's 2-in-1 bag „Crocus Midi Backpack“ can be transformed from shoulder bag to backpack in the blink of an eye.
Tango Pouch is Gretchens most iconic evening bag and key-item of the collection since 2010.
Gretchen was presented with the GERMAN BRAND AWARD as winner in 2016, honoring the best brands of an industry, for the category ‘fashion industry’.
The Italian A’DESIGN AWARD jury ranks all designers who have participated in their award competition in a specific design category.
The key design element of the Tango Backpack is the handle element that melts into the main body of the backpack, creating a wholesome sculptural aesthetic.
The soft calf-leather body of the Tango Tote Two melt together with the large handle elements, creating the sculptural trapeze-shape.
Crafted from soft calf leather, the Oyster Backpack offers maximum space in a small backpack.
The razor-sharp design of the Diamond Hobo won it the GERMAN DESIGN AWARD in 2013.
‘Knutschkugel’ is a charming German term of endearment, translating into something like ‘smooch ball’.
Less is more, especially when it comes to a theoretically sporty item like a backpack.
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