Hammitt handbag trunk show at Lisa Moran Ltd. brings Parma native home

By Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer | July 08, 2014 at 2:00 PM

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Luxury boutique Lisa Moran Ltd. at Eton Chagrin Boulevard is hosting the return of designer Tony Drockton, the founder and creative director of Hammitt designer handbags.

Parma native Tony Drockton is the founder and creative director of Hammitt, a designer handbag line from Los Angeles. Lisa Moran Ltd. at Eton Chagrin Boulevard is hosting a Hammitt trunk show from July 10-12 (Courtesy of Hammitt)

Parma native Tony Drockton is the founder and creative director of Hammitt, a designer handbag line from Los Angeles. Lisa Moran Ltd. at Eton Chagrin Boulevard is hosting a Hammitt trunk show from July 10-12 (Courtesy of Hammitt)

Drockton grew up in Parma and attended Holy Name High School. He earned his undergraduate and master’s degree from Bowling Green and now lives in Los Angeles.

Drockton has made a name for himself with Hammitt designs. Hammitt bags are made of fine leather with bold accents and details. They’re sexy and easily transition from day to night. Hammitt bags have a unique, recognizable style that reflects an easy and elegant California lifestyle. Several famous leading ladies have been spotted wearing them.

Many Hammitt bags are named after famous Los Angeles locations, roads and highways. Bags in the Nominee Collection are named after famous leading men. These bags even have a symbolic red carpet in the form of a thin red leather strip running along the bottom of them.

Hammitt bags come is several styles but all of them have unique and distinct details like the fringe on this crossbody bag. (Courtesy of Hammitt)

Hammitt bags come is several styles but all of them have unique and distinct details like the fringe on this crossbody bag. (Courtesy of Hammitt)

Prices range from about $145 for a small crossbody to $1,400 for a large travel bag with most of the medium to large handbags ranging from $425 to $675.

The trunk show hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, July 10-11, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 12.

Tony Drockton will be at the boutique from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday and he might be there on Friday, but that’s not guaranteed.

For more information go to lisamoranltd.com or call 216-464-0800.