Juan Antonio Tooled Leather Handbag Tote Saddle Brown with Ivory Inlay
Juan Antonio Saddle Brown Tooled Leather Handbag Tote with Ivory Inlay is a standout! Hand tooled saddle brown leather, the floral pattern is distinctively stunning with soft antique white accents. Lined with a rich leather, this Juan Antonio handbag is large enough for your everyday essentials plus business documents and even your notebook computer or iPad. After hours, this smartly styled handbag tote doubles as an overnight or travel bag measuring 16" wide, 12" tall and 3" wide.
Brown leather lacing, hand woven on the side seams, gives this handbag a crisp finished look. The Juan Antonio Saddle Brown Tooled Leather Handbag Tote with Ivory Inlay is complete with two compartments separated by a third zippered compartment in the center of the bag. Empty, this handbag measure 3" in width but will expand to 5 1/2 inches if needed. There is an inside zippered pocket that measure 6 1/2" long and 5" deep, allowing storage of money, receipts or other. On the opposite inside panel, there is a 3" X 4" three level credit card pocket centered between a handy 4"x3" open topped pocket suitable for slim smart phones or glasses storage and a brass clip for keys. Two solid stitched brwon leather handles attached on the outside of the handbag measure 9 1/2" tall and 6 1/2" wide for easy over the shoulder or in-hand carry.
Finished with a simple hidden magnetic clousre.
This style is also available with a buckle and zipper closure for added security (shown below).
Why choose a Juan Antonio handbag or wallet?
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 United 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-president 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.