Juan Antonio Buckskin Tooled Leather Handbag Purse
Beautifully detailed yet simply stated, this Juan Antonio designed handbag makes a classy statement wherever you go. Crafted from the finest Italian buckskin floral stamped leather on top and finished with solid chocolate leather on the bottom. The bottom is accented with rich chocolate stitching. The pretty shape is handbag but looks more like a purse. The pretty buckskin floral pattern is distinctively stunning and a perfect western look. Lined with rich chocolate suede, this Juan Antonio handbag is the perfect size for day or evening measuring 11" wide at the top and expanding to 16" wide at the bottom. The handbag measure 11" tall and finishes at 5" wide on the bottom. It holds a great deal in a smart, attractive style.
This two-color handbag is accented with stitching where the two colors meet for added quality and a high-end finish. The buckskin leather handbag purse has a single large compartment and when empty, measure 5" in width at the bottom. There is an inside zippered pocket that measure 6 1/2" long and 3" deep, allowing storage of money, receipts or other. On the opposite inside panel, there is a 3" X 4" open topped pocket suitable for slim smart phones or glasses storage. Two solid stitched black leather handles with silver stitching attached to the outside of the handbag measure 9 1/2"" tall and 6" wide for easy over the shoulder carry or in-hand carry. The hidden magnetic closure is paired with a separate leather rolled button-loop closure for added security and an artistic touch.
Why choose a Juan Antonio handbag?
The answer is simple... beauty, quality and artistic integrity. Juan Antonio bags are hand crafted in the USA. Juan Antonio personally selects all the leather to ensure that the hand, weight, texture and color saturation of the skins are of the highest quality. The lacing and embellishments are all hand applied. Extra attention is given to yield a clean finish and produce a superior, long lasting product.
About the Artist
Juan Antonio Cerrillo is the fourth son of seven brothers. Five of them are in the leather industry. A native of Guadalajara, Mexico, Juan was an integral part of his family owned and operated leather garment manufacturing company founded in the Untied States over 25 years ago. Juan's design influences go back to his father, a shoemaker, and his brother, a leather cutter. In his early twenties, Juan Antonio joined his older brothers to run their factory and eventually became vice-resident and head of production. He made the decision to branch out with his own line of leather bags and accessories as an extension and his expression of his passion for this craft. He currently resides in San Diego, California with his wife and two sons.