JAQET | ITSLIQUID

JAQET

Design, Fashion | March 14, 2013 |

JAQET

JAQET was established in 2012 by American car designer Jacques Flynn with a commitment to offering the sophisticated men of the world a slim, tailored, 100% handmade wallet that will stand the test of time. Inspired by all things stylish ranging from the early cowboy aesthetic to modern fashion, the JAQET brand embodies a true sense of authentic handmade style. All JAQET products are 100% handmade in California. The dyeing, the cutting, the stitching, and finally the branding of the JAQET logo in the leather are all done in house. Every leather product will have its own unique qualities, making no two JAQET pieces exactly alike. JAQET products come with their own specific gift box and a hand signed authentication card by Jacques.

Jacques Flynn was born in Paris, France but along with his family, moved to the United States when he was 3 years old. Always showing an interest in both automobiles and design, it was only natural that Jacques attend the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California when he was 21 years old for a degree in transportation design. Upon graduation, Jacques accepted a full time position at Mazda’s Los Angeles based design studio where he still currently works. During his time at Mazda, Jacques has developed many exterior design proposals for both production and advanced design programs.

He was the lead designer on the team that won the 2008 Los Angeles Design Challenge with the Mazda Kaan, as well as the lead designer on the 2011 MX5 Spyder Concept shown at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show. Jacques started JAQET in 2012 after looking for what he considered the perfect wallet and coming up with essentially no options. Always open to new design disciplines, Jacques decided to learn about leather leather working, and leather goods construction. Jacques produced samples himself and distributed them among friends. Soon, requests were coming in for more wallets and the brand JAQET was born. The JAQET brand was launched with three products available in four exclusive colors. Today, only nine months afer launch, JAQET has expanded to offering seven products with plans to launch at least two more in 2013.

more. www.jaqet.com | info: jacques@jaqet.com

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


ITSLIQUID INTERNATIONAL CONTEST – 13TH…

Calls | October 5, 2022

ITSLIQUID Group is proud to announce ITSLIQUID International Contest - 13th Edition, a free theme international contest open to artists, architects, and designers from all over the world, divided into ten categories: painting, photography, video-art, sculpture, and installation, performing art, architecture, product design, fashion design, computer graphics, illustration, and drawing. Read more


RICHARD ARTSCHWAGER

Art | October 3, 2022

Gagosian is pleased to present a selection of paintings, sculptures, and drawings by the late Richard Artschwager (1923-2013), the first exhibition of his work at Gagosian Basel. Read more


Dan Flavin: Epiphanies

Art | October 2, 2022

This summer, the Collection Lambert spotlights two major art figures of these past sixty years. Born out of two different generations but both made of light their primary matter, they are dedicated to the renewal of the sensible art experience within the institutions hosting their shows. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: VENICE INTERNATIONAL…

Uncategorized | October 1, 2022

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with EGO’ Boutique Hotel, is pleased to announce the open call for the 16th Edition of VENICE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR 2022, international exhibition of photography, painting, video art, installation/sculpture and performance art, that will be held in Venice, at Palazzo Bembo (click here to learn more on this venue) from December 02 to December 23, 2022 and in other prestigious venues and historical buildings. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!