Canadian luxury handbag designer Jessica Jensen shutters business
TORONTO — Canadian designer Jessica Jensen is closing up shop on her namesake collection.
In an email addressed to customers on Tuesday, Jensen announced she would no longer be producing handbags and accessories for the Jessica Jensen Collection, and would stop selling online on March 5.
She expressed gratefulness to her customers and team and “everyone who inspired me, motivated me, and believed in me while I manifested my dreams.”
Jensen grew up in Ontario’s Niagara Peninsula and moved to Toronto in 1997 to train in fashion at Ryerson University.
She gained more than a decade of experience marketing and designing licensed and private label accessories for more than 25 international brands, including Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Roots and Hudson’s Bay Co.