CLAVA IN THE PRESS


REAL SIMPLE - January 2013

Our Three Quilted Gym Bag was hand-picked (and loved) by the editors at Real Simple. From the yoga mat to the airport, this bag will accompany you with style and function. It is incredibly lightweight and has pockets to spare! www.realsimple.com



NEWSDAY.COM - January 2013

Our Jemma Ostrich Clutch is green was featured in a Fashion and Shopping segment online at Newsday.com “How to wear Emerald Green in 2013”. We agree “…let others be green with envy…”; our green clutch is trend-on in Pantone’s color of the year. However, it is available in six other gorgeous shades that shouldn’t be overlooked! www.newsday.com
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LUCKY MAGAZINE - January 2013

Our adorable Glitter Coin Purse was featured in Lucky as a fun, bold accessory. It makes a great gift and can easily be found in your handbag or tote. Who knew you could be jealous of your coins!? They get carried in some serious fashion fun... www.luckymag.com

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS - December 2012 - Gift Guide


Clava’s Jemma Ostrich Clutch was featured in BH&G’s Gift Guide! It was one of their “Favorite Personal Luxury Gifts”. It does make the perfect gift… for yourself or any woman in your life. The hardest choice you will have to make is what color to get! But why get just one..? www.bhg.com


TOOFAB.COM - December 2012

Our Jemma Ostrich clutch launched just in time for gifting season… It was chosen by www.toofab.com and featured in their Holiday Gift Guide. We agree – it is pretty fab! www.toofab.com


MORE MAGAZINE - June 2012

Clava’s CL-2203 Leather Passport Wallet was featured as one of More Magazine’s “Best Travel Accessories”! (page 3) It has card slots and fits your passport perfectly. You will stress less when you travel with our Passport Wallet. AND it comes in more than a dozen colors! More chose our aqua – what’s your color? Personalize it and make it truly yours. Also makes the perfect gift! www.more.com

TODAY SHOW - May 2012

Clava’s Three Pleated Tote was featured on a Today Show in a segment titled “What to Wear While Lounging by the Pool. The 33-1010 is a great every day bag, incredibly lightweight too. Available in a host of fun and neutral colors. Monogramming makes it yours! http://video.today.msnbc.msn.com/today/47518825#47518825

O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE - January 2012

Clava’s Three Quilted Gym Bag just launched and O Magazine already thinks it is “Best Under the Seat” for travel. It is a perfect carry-on, weekender and travel bag! www.oprah.com - omagazine

TODAY SHOW - December 2011

Clava’s Wellie Market Tote with personalization was featured on the Today Show (again) on the “Countdown to Holidays” segment. It is the perfect every day tote and the perfect gift for any woman (or for yourself)… any time of year! Watch video http://video.today.msnbc.msn.com/today/45652693#null

MARIE CLAIRE - December 2011

Clava’s Wellie Cosmetic Case was chosen for Marie Claire’s “Nouveau Prep” Gift Guide. It is a great gift – and even better with monogramming for a personalized touch. www.marieclaire.com


SHAPE.COM - December 2011

Clava’s Carina Gym Bag is the “Anti-Gym Bag” according to Shape.com. We agree – it’s not only fabulously fashionable but is functional as well. Best Gym Bag by www.shape.com

TODAY SHOW - October 2011

Clava’s Wellie Market Tote was featured on the “Today Show” (again). The segment was called “Rain-Ready Fashion Must-Haves” and our tote is just perfect! Watch video http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/26184891/vp/#44874177


CBS Eye on New York Show - September 2011


Clava's Leather Zip Tote-Shoulder Bag featured on the "CBS Eye on New York" segment. Watch video http://newyork.cbslocal.com/video/6255453-fatigues-to-fabulous/

PEOPLE, People Magazine - September 2011

Clava’s Carina Mini Zip Crossbody was featured in People Magazine’s Fall Fashion Special. “For space and style, there are two ways to go: a smart satchel or a practical cross-body bag” – our style 77-1014 and several others have this qualities and meet these fashion requirements!" www.people.com/people.htm

O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE - July 2011

Clava's Carina Tote was featured in "Rock the Tote" in O, The Oprah Magazine. "Sharp detailing—zippers, exposed stitching, high-contrast colors—ups the traffic-stopping effect." www.oprah.com/omagazine.html


Betty Confidential - June 2011

Clava's Colored Vachetta leather tote was featured in "Best Summer Bags for Your Body Type" on Betty Confidential. View Article

The Hair Book - Spring 2011

Clava's Wellie Market Tote was featured in "Spring Trends" in The Hair Book. "This lightweight Wellie Market Tote is a must-have when you're on the go." www.thehairbookonline.com


TODAY SHOW - May 2011

Clava's Wellie collection featured on the "Bold colors for more summer fun" segment. "These are fun for summer......another way to make your outfit pop!" Watch video www.today.com

WOMAN'S DAY - April 2011

Clava coated canvas Wellie market tote was featured in the Aprill 2011 issue of Woman's Day Magazine. www.womansday.com

Geeksugar - February 2011

Clava Carina iPad Case featured in "Pretty for Spring" on Geeksugar. Kristen Hawley writes, "If you're in the market for a new iPad case, there's no shortage of options. But the new Carina case from Clava is a gorgeous option—especially for spring." View Article

iVillage Beauty & Style - February 2011

Clava's Milano Glazed Leather Pocket Shoulderbag featured in "Star Handbag Style for Less" on iVillage Beauty & Style. View Article

Betty Confidential - January 2011

Clava Heart luggage tag featured in "20 Heart Shaped Items for Valentine's Day" on Betty Confidential. View Article

Glam - January 2011

Clava Heart Coin Purse featured in "Be Mine: Valentine’s Day Gifts She’ll Love" on Glam.com. View Article

Directions - December 2010

Carina Zipper Tote/Shoulder Bag. Our Carina Zipper Tote/Shoulder Bag was featured in Directions' Trend Finder section where they covered their picks in canvas handbags.

The City Sage - December 2010

Carina Weekender Giveaway. "If your luggage situation is anything like mine, you could seriously use a new carry-on bag. Clava to the rescue! The under-the-radar chic luggage label is giving one lucky reader this gorgeous $225 coated canvas bag in the color of their choice! " View Article

Babble - December 2010

Carina iPad Case Giveaway on Babble. "The Carina iPad Case is a chic way to carry and protect your iPad. The front cover can flip back to convert to an easel-like stand or completely lay flat." View Article

Travel Savvy Mom - December 2010

Carina Collection Giveaway on Travel Savvy Mom. "...made of coated cotton canvas, which is sporty, lightweight, durable, and waterproof. The bags come in colors that are modern and fun.." View Article

Gifted Magazine - Holiday 2010

Tuscan Leather Tablet Holder and Shaving/Cosmetic Case were featured under "Gifts for Professionals" in Gifted Magazine. View Article

Babble - December 2010

Clava Totes and diaper bags on Babble."...they’re streamlined, eyecatching, and best of all, roomy enough for all your baby essentials and more!" View Article

Daily Candy - November 2010

Clava's Canvas Totes were featured in "20 Customized Gifts You Need to Plan Ahead For" on Daily Candy. View Article

HEAVY.COM - November 2010

Leather Duffle Giveaway on Heavy.com. "Perfect for the short weekend getaway to escape the hustle and bustle of your life, this sturdy leather duffle bag is a definite step up from simply throwing your clothes in a knapsack." View Article

girl's gone child - October 2010

Author & blogger, Rebecca Woolf, rocking our Carina Zipper Tote in Army. Vie w Article

DESIGN MOM - October 2010

Several Clava bags were featured on Design Mom. Gabrielle Blair writes, "If I was going on a roadtrip this weekend, I would wish for a gorgeous piece of luggage from Clava." View Article

COOL MOM PICKS - October 2010

A Carina Gym Bag Giveaway on Cool Mom Picks. "Pocket-happy gals like me will like the three large exterior pockets and five on the inside, plus a removable zippered pouch that's great for make up, spare change, or even wipes." View Article

GadgetBagr - October 2010

Carina iPad Case on GadgetBagr."This piece offers easy device access – no need to remove your iPad when in use, to charge, etc."

Materialicious - October 2010

Carina iPad Case was featured on Materialicious."...a stylish way to carry and protect your iPad." View Article

The Purse Lover - August 2010

Carina Collection on The Purse Lover. "...clean, crisp breath of fresh air; the simple design and complementary detailing enhance each style handbag, while still remaining extremely functional." View Article

OK! Magazine - January 19, 2009

55-1504 Canvas and Leather Weekender (part of the Redford Collection) was featured under "Winter Getaway Gear" www.okmagazine.com

Star Magazine - December 1, 2008 - Page 69

AG-16 Nantucket Cabin Bag (part of Colored Vachetta Collection) was featured in "Luggage You'll Love" www.starmagazine.com

Christabelle's Closet Blog - January 14, 2009

CL-2008 Heart Luggage Tag in red and pink were featured in the past for "Come Fly Away with me... for V-day." Christabelle writes "Clava Leather goods has the most adorable heart shaped luggage tags..." Vi ew Article

Indulge Magazine - December 2008 - Cover

55-1504 Canvas and Leather Weekender was featured on the cover. "...classic yet durable overnight bag by Clava boast leather accents, a flap cover with hidden-snap closures and a fully lined interior..." www.indulgemagazine.com

Top Button- November 2008

AG-15 Nantucket Duffel in green (part of the Colored Vachetta Collection) was featured as part of "Gym Bag Beauty" and was the Editor's Pick. View Article

Wall Street Journal - September 24, 2006

92095 Tuscan Padfolio was featured in the Catalog Critic section and voted Best Overall. Elizabeth Blackwell wrote: "One portfolio won the unanimous vote for Best Overall: the Tuscan Open Portfolio from Clava, for $90. When empty, it was just as slim as the others. But the main selling point was a roomy, expandable document pocket, which could accommodate a thick stack of about 100 papers. That pocket closed with an interior flap, keeping everything secure and tidy. 'You get all your papers out of the way—I love that,' a test said. Its two smaller slots were perfect for electronics, business cards or sticky notes. If only it could make meetings go faster, too." www.online.wsj.com

Prevention Magazine - May 2006 - Page 195

3470 Helen Tote in blue was featured as a "Work to play" bag. (sorry, blue no longer available) "Sleek and professional for on-the-job use or metropolitan meandering. Main compartment is roomy enough for small laptop or light sweater when you are running errands all day." www.prevention.com

CARGO Magazine - April 2006 - Page 24

"Stylish luggage need not cost as much as your airfare." www.cargomag.com