When Regional Pitchfest came to Bendigo in November 2016, the last thing judges were expecting to see was a handbag with an insulated interior. But a range of stylish handbags perfect for keeping bottles or bladders of wine cool was exactly what they saw… and fell in love with.

#SLBB had the pleasure of interviewing Suzanne Carroll, the woman behind the winning idea of the Cool Clutch. Watch our video to find out how her idea came to life and her experience taking home the 2016 Regional Pitchfest Bendigo prize!

Visit the Cool Clutch website

Visit the Regional Pitchfest website