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About nan gates designs

  nan gates designs began in the fall of 2004 on the premise that the combination of fun, modern fabrics with classic styling can create chic, preppy, stylish, unique and, above all, affordable accessories that will stand the test of time. Hampton Tote Bag Beachstripe

nan gates designs has handbag styles not only for everyday, but also for your shopping trip downtown as well as that special event. I am a huge fan of both the classic as well as today's more contemporary look. I select materials that I personally love so my style is reflected in all the products that I create.

Who is Nan Gates?
The first question people often ask me is "Who is Nan Gates?" Well, the short answer to that is "it's me." Nancy Gates is the name I grew up with and when it came to naming my new business I wanted it have some meaning to who I was - nan gates designs seemed to be the perfect fit.

One handbag at a time.
Another question people always ask is "How do you possibly make all this?" and the answer to that is "one handbag at a time." Every product that goes out the door is meticulously handcrafted by me in my smoke-free studio. I take pride in the quality of work and attention to detail that represents my name and will always ensure that my customers are completely happy with their purchases.

Fine decorator fabrics.
Each handbag is produced with fine decorator fabrics that have been carefully chosen and coordinated by me, are fully interfaced so they will stand on their own, double and triple stitched at stress points, and have ribbons and handles that are added for the perfect finishing touch. Each bag is then sprayed with Scotchguard to give your purchase as much protection as possible from the elements. When it becomes necessary, it is recommended that you spot clean or dry clean your handbag.

Always on the search for new fabrics.
The products that you see on this site are only representative of all that I produce. My inventory is constantly changing as I'm always on the search for new fabrics - after all who wants to see their special handbag being worn by someone else? Also, if you see a certain style of handbag or accessory on the site but would like it done in another fabric that is shown on another style then simply contact me at nancy@nangatesdesigns.com to see if it can be done.

Where to find nan gates designs
As well as online, you can find my merchandise at many local New England fairs and home shows. Home shows are so much fun when you bring your friends together for a few hours of shopping and creativity! I bring inventory for sale as well as fabric swatches so your guests may design their own - and hostesses receive 10% of party sales in merchandise credit! Just contact me at nancy@nangatesdesigns.com for further details, questions, custom orders, or to schedule a show date. Wholesale inquiries are always welcome as well!

Thank you!
Thank you for visiting my site. Please visit often as I am always adding new products. I look forward to working with you!

Nancy Anderson

Contact nan gates designs

By e-mail:

By standard mail:
nan gates designs
10 Wiggin Way
Stratham, NH 03885 USA

By phone:
1-603-778-2963 (between 10 am and 4 pm Eastern Standard Time)


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