The MARK/GIUSTI brand was founded in March 2009 and held its inaugural launch with its “Bring Back Time” collection in 2010 at Shoreditch House – London.
Since its launch, the brand has been gaining great exposure in all the major fashion publications such as Vogue, GQ, Tattler as well as in national newspapers such as the Evening Standard and the Daily Telegraph magazines. It has been described by the head of fashion and luxury goods at the Evening Standard as “ the new goyard” and international actor, Tom Hardy said, “I love my MARK/GIUSTI bag and I use it all the time”.
”Luxury lies in the small details” Says Mark Farhat – Creative Director at MARK/GIUSTI He explains: “Attention to detail” is a very important yet extinct skill! Those who have this skill are rare – and those who have it and do it well are even more rare – and being rare constitutes the essence of exclusivity. Exclusivity is the essence of luxury ”
It is Farhat’s passion for luxury, exclusivity and superior quality which led him to create the MARK/GIUSTI brand that is devoted to producing luxury bags and leather accessories that are completely handmade with the finest Italian craftsmanship. Each piece is lined with original distinctive fabric patterns based upon mosaics and architecture from the Byzantine era and employs specially designed compartments for items required everyday.
MY M/G is the bespoke service for the MARK/GIUSTI brand and is dedicated to designing and producing the ultimate in exclusive custom- made bags for the consummate and discerning man. By choosing this service, customers are allowed to personally select the materials and the linings used for their own “Timeless” bag. They are also given the option to further personalizing each piece with their initials.
All interior fabric prints used in the designs of MARK/GIUSTI men’s bags and accessories have been derived from floor mosaics and intricate wall patterns borrowed from the architectural masterpieces of the Byzantine – dating back to as early as 6 Century A.D.
Mark Farhat, the Creative Director and Founder of MARK/GIUSTI, redraws these original mosaic patterns onto digital artwork which is then printed on a premium cotton sateen fabric and used as a lining for all MARK/GIUSTI products.
MARK/GIUSTI has a wide collection of beautifully crafted pieces that range from luggage, weekend and sports bags, business bags and all small leather accessories such as wallets, iPad covers and laptop covers.