Emmanuelle Barre gives birth to EPHYRE in 2015 after her training at the School of the Union Chamber of Parisian Couture and after she made her first steps among famous houses such as Alexis Mabille and Vanessa Bruno, where she developed her taste for luxury and crafts.
With EPHYRE, the young designer gives free rein to her taste for materials and craftsmanship to create a collection of stylish, urban and functional bags, shaped exclusively in French and European workshops and made in limited edition.
Who are you?
Emmanuelle Barre, Parisian stylist and designer of the brand Ephyre.
How did you start in fashion?
I grew up in a family of artists and craftsmen (painter, engravers ...), their fascinating careers rocked my daily ever since. Love of beautiful materials and leather, it is natural that I am led me to the world of fashion and design ...
How would you define your style?
Contemporary, sophisticated and sleek
What inspires you?
Travel, meetings, curiosity cabinets, the animal world, the streets of Paris ...
What's your favorite piece in our selection?
The Didier tote in cognac leather. Timeless, I use it daily.
What are you most proud of?
To realized my childhood dream, to create my own brand and live of my passion ... I am also very proud of our small team and our craftsmen leather workers, who give life to ideas and wildest sketch!
Where do you manufacture your products?
Part of my products are made in France and the other in a small family workshop in Portugal.
Where can we find your collection?