About the Author
Hester Van Eeghen has been hailed as one of the most influential Dutch designers of recent times. She has been designing exceptional leather bags, wallets and accessories since 1987 and her products are sold in several countries, including Germany, the UK, Japan and the USA. The designs are for sale in over 150 design stores around the world. Joan Gannij began her career as a writer/photographer, rock and roll disc jockey and creator of two syndicated radio talk shows. Born in New York and raised in Hollywood, she worked on both coasts before relocating to Amsterdam in 1987, where she currently resides as a writer and part-time teacher of creative writing at a local college.