Art Director Benoit is from Normandy, France - a Frenchman living in Japan. After having looked for a long time for a suitable bag and finding nothing to meet his expectations, Benoit decided to create his own bag. He wanted something combining modernity and classicism, a style transcending ages and fashions. Gentil Bandit was born. With attention to the quality and exclusivity of products that are handmade and hand-sewn in Japan using all Japanese raw materials. The center of Japanese craftsmanship and know-how.