Nogol Jalali is an iranian born designer who has made quite a name for herself when it comes to handbags. Nogol used to explore all kinds of materials to create her vision since she was very little.
Her passion for art and design inspired her to attend the masters program in Accessories Design at Domus Academy, founded by Gianfranco Ferrè in Milan, Italy.
After successfully completing her master course and getting the opportunity to work closely with Diego Dolcini, Moreschi, Daniela Puppa, Fabio Cammarata and Frankie Morello, through whom she learnt the practical foundations of the fashion industry.
In 2007, Nogol established her own brand name NONO Nogol Jalali. Best recognized for her glamorous comfortable, spacious and lightweight bags, all hand crafted with fine italian leather and metal details, over the years.
In 2015 she introduced her new line of Kilim Bags, rich in variety of colours and designs. Proudly supporting a network of artisanal weavers, almost all of whom are women, working tirelessly to not only craft beautiful Kilims, but also support their entire families through their difficult labour of love.
NONO Kilim Line was inspired by the belief that supporting these enterprising women creates livelihoods while allowing centuries old traditions to flourish in the modern age.