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Design Our Nano Bags are made from full-grain leather. Our leather comes from one of the 10 best leather tanneries on earth! Everyone knows that a great leather product starts with great leather. It starts with the expertise of the tannery, where rawhides are transformed into the highest quality leather through the alchemy of the tanning process. There are countless tanneries out there — really, we’ve reviewed everything from Italian to Indonesian — but if you’re looking for the best possible product, you can put your confidence in our name, and we’ve done the research! Our leather vendor maintains a particular emphasis on environmental consciousness, recycling two-thirds of their waste, guaranteeing leather is free from restricted substances (like formaldehyde) and using solar energy to power their facility, a stance which has earned them a Leather Working Group gold medal. Feel the spirit of handcrafted, the human touch of the leather craftsman, the beauty of imperfect, the soul of time and experience. Features Full-grain leather. Handcrafted. Metal Hardware. Made in Guatemala. Artisan crafted. One front pocket. One inside pocket. Leather lining. Removable and adjustable crossbody belt. Sustainability Our leather is responsibly sourced from our award-winning tannery. Each piece of leather is hand-cut and handcrafted by artisans that partner with us to deliver to you the most authentic artisan-made products. Dimensions 5 1/2" W x 5 1/4" H x 1 1/2" D A note about our leather...
A craftsman cuts the leather by hand, choosing the leather carefully and making sure that he follows the grain of the leather, his expert eye tells him the best way to cut each piece. He then sews each piece with accuracy and exactness only seasoned cobblers have mastered. Each upper body is placed then in the shoe form and with skilled and strength, the master cobbler dresses the form and prepares it to attach the leather sole. The soles are then layered, one on top of another, he then cuts and sands the leather to perfection. Once the glue is dry the leather Artisan then carefully builds-up the finish with an expert’s eye, and touch, to achieve an aged patina in just the right places to reflect the aged qualities only time, wear, and frequent care could have accomplished naturally.
Artisanal products differ from fast fashion products in that they are made in a traditional or non-mechanized way. Artisanal products are hand-crafted by skilled cobblers in small quantities with high quality and design in mind; using techniques that cannot be replicated by machines!
Thank you for helping us make our world a better place. Your purchase helps us to employ skilled artisans who in turn are able to earn an income to provide for their families!