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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.
Full-grain leather. Handcrafted. Metal Hardware. Made in Guatemala. Artisan crafted. One front pocket. One inside pocket. Leather lining. Removable and adjustable crossbody belt.
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.
5 1/2" W x 5 1/4" H x 1 1/2" D
A note about our leather...
Our products are beautifully exclusive In traditional Maya ceremonies and special events, bracelets, breastplates and other ancestral leather clothing was used. These types of products were the origins of how leather was used in Guatemala. Industrias Xela takes after this precedent in the artistry of leather working, called Marroquinería.
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!