THE BRAND

MIC & BEN, the independent fashion design studio based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Our mission is to introduce the best minimalist design and Eco-friendly bag to our customer. 

“LIGHTS UP YOUR JOURNEY”

We designed the best minimalist travel & lifestyle bag. Every piece of our products are limited in quantities and every design is classic and yet affordable in price.

"FORM FOLLOW FUNCTION"

We inspired by the beauty of nature, architecture and lifestyle.
Clear in function and beautiful detail, classic with minimalist design aesthetic.

ABOUT US

Founded in September 2019 by the Malaysian duo, Michael Lee and Benson Poh, they decided to embark on the creation of a handbag brand, seeking for high-quality & environment-friendly bags that could be functional and practical, without compromising simplicity design aesthetic.

 MIC & BEN's founders and designers.

 

2020 INDEPENDENT HANDBAG DESIGNER AWARDS FINALIST

Independent handbag designer awards 2020 finalist

https://www.thehandbagawards.com/year/2020/finalist/Kok%20Hui%20Michael%20Lee


Brand Timeline:

2019 Sept - Founded MIC & BEN on Indiegogo crowdfunding.

2020 Jan - Officially launch online store

2020 May - Nominated for Independent Handbag Designer Awards 2020 Finalist in 2 categories. (1st Malaysian selected in the awards)

2020 July - First pop-up bazaar store at Publika. (ARTitude curated bazaar)