Palm Beach, Florida – Reported by Elite Traveler, the Private Jet Lifestyle Magazine
Internationally renowned designer Lana J. Marks, whose luxury leather handbags are in high demand among A-list Hollywood celebrities, society and royalty, attended the Elton John AIDS Foundation 19th Annual Academy Awards Viewing Party at the Pacific Design Center on February 27, 2011.
Marks was the handbag consultant to the 2002 and 2004 Academy Awards, and her guest to the 2011 Elton John viewing party was Chinese actress Jing Chu Zhang, who carried a silver alligator LANA MARKS Cleopatra Clutch on the Elton John red carpet.
The LANA MARKS brand opened its first Asian retail location in Beijing in August 2010. The flagship store is located in the prestigious Yin Tai Centre, China’s foremost location. The store is the first of many, Marks explains: “Our projected expansion into China calls for nine free-standing stores in China within four years.”
Setting a new standard for luxury accessories, Lana J. Marks is the CEO, owner and sole designer of the LANA MARKS brand. Marks has distinguished herself as one of the most talented accessories designers to both Hollywood and royalty. Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Anniston, Sarah Jessica Parker, Charlize Theron, Sandra Bullock, Kate Winslet, Chloe Sevigny, Julie Christie, Oprah Winfrey, Helen Mirren and the late Princess Diana are just a few of her well-known customers.
All LANA MARKS handbags are handcrafted by her Italian artisans, and are available in 100 colors of the finest alligator, crocodile, ostrich and lizard. The LANA MARKS brand is available at her stores in New York, Palm Beach, Beverly Hills, London, Dubai, Beijing and Moscow.
For more information, visit www.lanamarks.com.