CCAD grad Jovanna Robinson creates Tonē Bekka brand

Jovanna Robinson works in her studio at 400 West Rich, where she makes and sells her own travel bags, totes and men's and women's handbags under her brand Tonē Bekka, Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

For designer Jovanna Robinson, the creative process begins at the leather store.   “That’s when it speaks to me,” said Robinson, who owns Tonē Bekka, a line of handmade leather travel bags and accessories. “I’ll just see something and say, ‘That would make a great bag, that would make a great clutch or that’s a great backpack.’ The leather store is my candy store.”   And a small studio at 400 W. Rich St. … Read more