The Frank Clegg Travel Tote Bag

Manchester, UK-based clothing brand Private White VC’s collaborative weatherproof tote bag with American leatherworker Frank Clegg is sleek and functional. Handmade in Massachusetts, the tote pairs vegetable tanned leather patches, buffed and polished edges and a bevy of zippered and internal pockets with Ventile, an absorbent cotton material that’s often used in tech-forward outerwear.

Naram Tote Bag

This combed cotton terry cloth bag from Denmark- and Delhi-based Bongusta is handmade by artisans in India. The bag comes in a range of fun, striped color combinations, including pink and red, sea foam and teal, camel and blue and more. Price is in Danish Kroner.

Future Glory Co Bags

Made consciously in SF, luxe accessories and backpacks that give back to local women's organizations

Founded by Theresa Lee (whose resume includes a decade of working in design, from being Design Director at DODOcase to Art Director at Sephora/LVMH), SF-based Future Glory Co takes the art of bag design with sincerity. With four different collections, there’s something to cover a wide range of lifestyles and preferences. Take the minimalist, architectural purses in the Rockwell collection, for example: delicate brass circles …