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The Story Behind Vogue’s 125th Anniversary Carryall.

This commemorative canvas carryall features an image taken from a September issue published 97 years ago. It features artist Georges Lepape’s take on the Vogue Girl, the magazine’s original trademark.

Created by the publication’s founding art director, Harry McVickar, she appeared in the debut issue, dated December 18, 1892.

Vogue’s illustrated covers, including Lepape’s, are distinguished by their charm, which is not surprising as they were designed to be “decorative and beautiful.” Always a source of pride, they “made the newsstands blossom as the rose.”

Your brand may not be 125 years old like Vogue but you can celebrate like it is!

The Vogue Girl as rendered by Georges Lepape for the September 15, 1920, issue of the magazine. Illustration by Georges Lepape, Vogue, September 15, 1920

source: https://www.vogue.com/article/125-anniversary-vogue-tote-vogue-cover-georges-lepape-illustration

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Celebrating a special occasion or event, or just looking for a unique premium for your loyal customers? Ask us about our pouches and totes that we can customize to fit your brand. We are here to help you produce the ideal solution for those last minute budget conscious needs.

Need a different configuration? No problem. We can customize to fit your needs. Email us with a request to have one designed just for you. Talk to Custom Direct Promotions about your next successful GWP program. By phone at 212.336.1560 or sung@customdirectpromo.com

Sung Park, along with his wife and business partner, Annie, own Custom Direct Promotions (CDP). CDP is a provider of high-quality GWP packaging solutions to optimize materials used and control costs for luxury brands. CDP works with you to develop products that reflect your unique brand and appeal to your customers. Our custom bags are delivered on time, on spec, and most importantly on-budget. Here are some of our client brands.

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