The Assam Simple Tote it simply adjusts to wear over your shoulder as a tote, hand-held as a briefcase, or backpack throughout your day. Hand-constructed in Brooklyn, New York in small batches, a portion of all sales goes towards purchasing sewing machines for women below the poverty line in rural Assam, India and supporting them through North East Social Trust (NPO) as they become self-sufficient entrepreneurs.
Measurements H: 15" , W: 14" , D: 5”
Fine, yet durable leather
Adjustable strap: Tote/Backpack
Custom hand-woven cotton lining
Two interior leather patch pockets
Hand-constructed in Brooklyn, New York in small batches
This project gives our artisan partners the opportunity to earn income and gain work experience under all fairtrade conditions as they grow their own tailoring businesses.