Kathy Van Zeeland was founded in 2004 to create the highest quality and trend-right handbags for women. Kathy is committed to designing fresh product each season with the best materials at an affordable cost for her customers. She wants you to be complimented and feel sophisticated wearing her handbags. Kathy Van Zeeland stylish and functional pieces allow women to make a fashionable statement at a reasonable price. With her unsurpassed eye for detail and exceptional style, Van Zeeland's line is becoming an important lifestyle brand. She already has expanded from "must-have" handbags and small leather goods to coordinated belts and sunglasses. Incidentally, Van Zeeland's husband, Bruce Makowsky, is the company CEO and co-president. And Van Zeeland's smart and sleek design inspiration doesn't stop with camouflage, ultrasuede and signature print bags. Belts made with distressed fabrics and bold hardware retail, embellished sunglasses, and fashionable luggage. Kathy Van Zeeland's success is due in part by her commitment to connect with her customers."I want to build a relationship with my customers. They know who I am -- and I know who they are. I get so many emails from women who love what they've bought. They even send me pictures of how they incorporate my pieces into their wardrobe," she says.