meet meital of meital lev handmade accessories
WHO ARE YOU? TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF!
I'm a graduated fashion designer. After 2 years of being a swimwear designer in one of the largest companies in Israel, I've decided to go on my own an open a business. In 2014 I've launched my brand Meital Lev Handmade Accessories. Since then I've been working around the clock and selling my bags in Israel and abroad.
WHAT DO YOU MAKE?
Handmade leather bags and accessories
HOW DID YOU GET STARTED AS MAKER?
I've study fashion design 4 years and end up designing my own line of handbags.
WHAT MAKES YOUR PRODUCTS THE BEST?
All my bags are made by me so I'm responsible for the handpicked leathers, metal accessories, and manufacture so I make sure that everything is perfect before sending the bag to the costumer. Also, all my designs are made in small collections so each bag is a part of limited edition collection which make them one of a kind.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR WORKSPACE
I live in Tel Aviv, Israel. My studio is located in my house, everything is made there.
TELL US ABOUT WHERE PEOPLE CAN FIND YOUR PRODUCTS?
I have my own website, Amazon shop, Etsy shop, I work with additional sites that sell my bags via drop shipping, Boutiques in NY, West Virginia and in the UK.
WHERE ARE YOU FROM?
WHAT HAS BEEN MAKING YOU EXCITED LATELY?
Working. I love my work and the fact that women from all around the world are buying my products. I also love spending time with my family and friends.
IF YOU COULD LEARN A NEW SKILL, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
COFFEE OR TEA?
ARE YOU A MORNING PERSON OR A NIGHT OWL?
WHAT DO YOU WATCH OR LISTEN TO IN THE BACKGROUND WHEN YOU ARE MAKING?
Playlist that I've created in YouTube
SHARE A FEW FUN FACTS ABOUT YOURSELF.
- I lived in Brazil for 8 years with my family (from age 2-10).
- I've been a paramedic in the Israeli army (age 18-20)
- All the girls in my family are left handed