1.61 Soft Goods Los Angeles, California
1.61 Soft Goods grew from a personal need for a product for which the aesthetics do not compromise the function. We carefully select the most appropriate materials that are not only high quality, but also will age with character. The design’s bottom line is to bring high quality soft goods that can adapt to our changing needs. In order to ensure durability, we use traditional methods to construct each product. The minimal design accentuates each product’s high quality, material, and its core function. We strive to make quality products that will grow with our customer.
Actual Oakland, California
Our work provokes thought about how common objects are made. Each piece consists of only a few basic ingredients joined together in a simple and coherent way. This directness invites people to experience, and therefore understand, the way our products are designed and constructed. Actual was founded in 2006 by Josh Jakus, an architect turned product designer. We are located in Oakland, California and partner with local manufacturers who share our attention to detail and commitment to quality. Our products are made primarily from recycled or natural materials.
Alchemy Goods Seattle, Washington
We transform discarded bike tubes into urban upcycled bags and accessories. Every Alchemy Goods bag purchased represents less waste going to a landfill and less demand for new materials. That’s why all our products should have the highest possible recycled content, but also be superbly functional and aesthetically pleasing. The logo intentionally looks like the periodic table. The number in the upper right hand corner represents the percent (by weight) of recycled material in the product you purchased. All bags from Alchemy Goods are guaranteed for life. That means we’ll do whatever we can to make sure you’re happy with our product, and you can hold us to it.
Allen Edmonds Port Washington, Wisconsin
Founded in 1922, Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation is a privately-held, U.S.-based manufacturer and retailer of premium men’s footwear and accessories. Taking shoemaking to the level of an art form, Allen Edmonds footwear is handcrafted in Port Washington, Wisconsin using a 212-step production process. Allen Edmonds products are available at upscale stores worldwide, including 42 Allen Edmonds stores across the United States, and online at www.allenedmonds.com. At Allen Edmonds, we are committed to handcrafting our shoes in the U.S.A. to ensure the highest level of customer service and quality.
Altadena Works Los Angeles, California
Altadena Works is a creative partnership based in California that emerged from our shared desire to produce quality goods manufactured within the USA. Our products are rooted in simple and straightforward design, constructed meticulously with functionality and longevity in mind. Understated yet luxurious in their material quality, our bags deliver a solution both modern and practical for everyday use.
Archival Clothing Eugene, Oregon
We believe in supporting US-based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. For our own apparel line we selected manufacturing partners in Oregon and the best quality materials we can find. We stand behind all of our products, the ones we make and the ones we offer in our store. They are designed to be highly functional, to wear well, to be maintainable, and will last you a lifetime.
Artifact Bag Company Omaha, Nebraska
Artifact Bag Co. offers bags, aprons, & products handmade in Omaha, Nebraska using the finest waxed canvas and leather. Lifetime Guarantee. The hand knows what the heart wants. When an object has “hand” it achieves an aesthetic of quality, durability, and fineness affirmed only by feel. Eyes can be deceived but the hand cannot. I use only the finest materials and engineer Artifact Bag Co. products to last, so your hand will never be disappointed.
Ashland Leather Chicago, Illinois
Made in Chicago, Ashland leather goods utilize only the finest leather: Genuine shell cordovan and Chromexcel sourced from Horween Leather Company in Chicago. Designed with a focus on simplicity, the products let the leather quality show with a clean, minimalist look. With 20+ combined years of tannery experience, we spend our days making the best leather in the world and our nights and weekends crafting the best leathers into only the highest-quality leather goods. All products are only made in very limited runs. 100% designed, sourced, and produced in Chicago, Ill. Made in the USA.
Aston Leather New York, New York
Known as a leading manufacturer of shearling & leather garments and leather goods, Aston Leather guarantees a superior quality and super warm product perfect for today’s lifestyles. As we are the largest East coast exporter of American lambskin, we are very selective in the materials we use and acquire only premium quality American, French and Spanish merino and Toscana skins for our garments. Every step of production is held to the highest standard, since all of our products are manufactured in our tanneries and factories. Aston’s luxurious leather goods are world-class. Established over 20 years ago in the heart of New York City’s Greenwich Village, Aston’s journey in leather product development continues today, reflecting not only the classic designs, but also unique creations that are born each season. We thank each and every one of you for making Aston one of the world’s leaders in the manufacture of luxurious leather goods.
AU (Accessories Unlimited) Lewiston, Maine
AU makes getting there half the fun! We are dedicated to giving our customers some of the most fun and sophisticated daybag and travel bag options on the market. AU was established more then 40 years ago in Maine. The seasons and the dramatic landscape of the state of Maine have helped to create a brand that understands the need for durability combined with sophisticated style. In fact the other thing we like to deliver in our product is sophisticated fun. From our amazing colors and prints in our Raincoat Cotton tm Collection done exclusively for AU by Erin Flett of Maine to our Sailwax Collection made with the best waxed cotton and US leather available AU delivers the bag you want to through over your shoulder for the day or for the next get away.
BAD BAGS Seattle, Washington
Best American Duffels has been making the BAD BAG-the world’s sturdiest duffel bag-for more than 12 years. We’re specialists. Our small, Seattle-based company produces nothing but extremely durable, functional duffel bags using the toughest and strongest materials available. Our reputation has been built on this premise, and we back it up with personal service and a lifetime guarantee.
BaileyWorks Newmarket, New Hampshire
Every BaileyWorks bag is made by hand in America. Every stitch is sewn to our standards because quality is our number one priority. That’s why we use the most durable materials on the market and construct each bag one at a time. Not only was your bag customized to your needs, it also won’t spend 90 days on a boat crossing the Pacific. In fact, you can pick it up at our shop if you’d like. It doesn’t get much simpler than that. Durable. Simple. Functional. BaileyWorks just makes a better bag.
Ball and Buck Boston, Massachusetts
Lifestyle brand and retailer for the sporting gentleman. Selling exclusively made in the U.S.A. products to promote American Jobs. We’re an all American company—born and bred with red, white, and blue running through our veins. The things that make us Americans, have always been the things we create. By incorporating the freedom and honor fought for by our forefathers whilst emphasizing American quality over foreign quantity, we’re refocusing on the pride America once had. Through hard work, honesty, & integrity, Ball and Buck is bringing America back to her roots. Join the movement.
Barrett Alley Dallas, Texas
Handmade leather wallets, belts and bracelets. Made in U.S.A. Bench made in Texas, Barrett Alley’s accessories are constructed from US vegetable tanned leather, rare antique textiles and handmade hardware. All Barrett Alley products are hand crafted using time honored methods and materials. Each piece of leather is cut with a knife and sewn by hand using the same durable stitch that saddle makers have used for centuries. Our wallets are lined with dead stock linen and cotton fabrics from around the world. Our handmade bracelets pair these textiles with antique bone buttons and glass trade beads. Each Barrett Alley product is individually numbered by hand (a wearable piece of art!) and all orders ship gift wrapped. Whether you are a collector or simply share our passion for design, Barrett Alley wallets and accessories make the perfect gift for yourself or a fellow style lover.
Beckel Canvas Products Portland, Oregon
BEXAR Goods Co. San Antonio, Texas
BEXAR (pronounced Bear) Goods Co. originated as an outlet to create leather products that we wanted to use ourselves. Our vision is to create carry goods products that can journey the world with you, and develop character and charm from the environment and adventures they experience with you. We believe in ruggedness, simplicity, durability, and timelessness. BEXAR Goods Co. is the creative collaboration of a small team of craftsmen based in Bexar County, Texas, the heart of the Texas Hill Country, an area with a rich heritage in leather use for outdoor travel. While our roots are based in Central Texas, our vision and inspiration are drawn from cultures around the world.
Billy Reid Florence, Alabama
American luxury brand, rooted in Southern Culture with the utmost attention to detail, standards of quality, and service. William “Billy” Reid grew up Amite, Louisiana, just south of the Mississippi line, where, in his grandmother’s onetime home, his mother operated a women’s clothing boutique. The shop would later influence his interest and pursuits in design. Reid’s first foray into the world of designer fashion came in 1998 with the launch of William Reid. The brand went on hiatus in 2001 until the Spring of 2004 when Reid re-launched under the name Billy Reid by way of a new business model: to build a designer brand around his authentic lifestyle and establish retail shops that reflect his upbringing, his personality, his aesthetic. Billy Reid, now fully realized as a designer men’s, women’s, and accessories collection, has roots in a specific Southern past. Reid is a son of the South, who designs his collection in Florence, Alabama and employs artisan factories in Europe and America.
Some items are imported. Check product description for country of origin.
Billykirk New York, New York
Started in 1999 by brothers Chris and Kirk Bray in Los Angeles CA, Billykirk is a leather and canvas design company which was founded on the desire to make lasting items that get better with age. Billykirk, now partnered with three US-based manufacturers, has been located on the East Coast since 2005. Most of their small leather goods and bags are handmade by in-house artisans or by a group of Amish leather crafters in Pennsylvania.
Bison Made Phoenix, Arizona
At Bison, we believe that functional design and superior quality never go out of fashion. Our exclusive selection of personal accessories combines forward thinking with the vintage lines of traditional American style. Our products are not individual artistic masterpieces as much as they are marvels of modern engineering. It’s this science of style that makes Bison products dependable keepsakes that look as great as they last. Bison products are proudly designed, sourced and handcrafted in the USA. Materials are chosen based on specific product criteria. Measurements are exact. Manufacturing is by hand. Every product is examined and inspected before it receives our stamp of approval.
BLK PINE Seattle, Washington
BLK PINE is a creative workshop based in Seattle with a desire to preserve the tradition of producing quality goods manufactured within the USA. Our products are rooted in classic silhouettes, but constructed meticulously with edited simplicity and longevity in mind. Our products are individually hand crafted by artisans with a long history of American production. All of our bags and personal accessories are made in the USA using the highest quality materials, including heavyweight duck canvas, waxed canvas, vintage wools, canvas webbing, military spec nylon webbing, hardware, and vegetable tanned natural leathers. The bags are intended to wear naturally and develop character with uses over time.
Blue Claw Co. New York, New York
We believe that investing in quality luggage is a rite of passage. Wearing bold colors and utilizing quality materials, Blue Claw Co. is as resistant to blending-in as it is to wearing-down. Each new addition that is brought to market is thoughtfully sampled and tested to ensure it truly abides by these two staples — unsurpassed durability and everlasting style. In the pursuit of uncompromising quality, each item is handmade and assembled by American craftsmen.
Buck Products Bozeman, Montana
Simple, Roll-top, Backsacks for everyday hauling. Challenging the trend of hyper-technical packs on the market. Sticking to simplicity and classic design all while creating highly useful daily haul bags. Sewing everything from scratch, mostly rolltop backsacks. Use your imagination to choose whatever colors you might enjoy wearing on your back. They hold a cubic-buttload and are wicked tough.
BUZZLINE Fort Pierce, Florida
WARREN HEIM established the BUZZLINE® trademark to emphasize that we are not just another manufacturer of canvas bags, but a family of craftsman dedicated to the industries we serve. WARREN HEIM firmly believed that a product is only as good as the quality of the materials that go into its fabrication, the thinking and experience behind its design, and the integrity of its maker.
Calleen Cordero Studio City, California
Blending her down to earth style with a love of high fashion, Calleen Cordero is out to prove that hand crafted luxury can be Made in the USA. In 1999, she began designing her own line and started her company with two simple ideals: bring the Old World art of handmade artisan quality footwear, handbags and accessories back to the United States – and everything that she made would be as authentic as it was beautiful, as comfortable as it was luxurious, and as nourishing to the soul as it was to the eye.
Chester Wallace Portland, Oregon
We started Chester Wallace with the idea that your bag should work as hard as you do. We hand cut and sew all of our bags in Portland, OR. Made from sturdy materials and a little hard work, a Chester Wallace bag will help you out, be your friend, make life easier. Chester Wallace bags are honest.
cinda b Fort Wayne, Indiana
cinda b is a fun, casual chic line of machine-washable, water-resistant handbags, travel bags, totes and accessories. cinda b bags and accessories are available in several fabulous patterns and over 45 fresh and fashionable styles! cinda b® was first popularized by its unique travel bags and accessories from award-winning, Atlanta-based designer, Cinda Boomershine. Today, cinda b® offers hundreds of on-trend styles and patterns for gals on the go! All cinda b® products are proudly made in the USA, with the latest durable, poly/nylon fabrics, making them water and stain-resistant, lightweight and machine washable.
Classic Sportsman Butler, New Jersey
I came to realize that there was a need for, sturdy woolen outerwear in patterns that blend with the landscapes, and garments that could pass the test of time and be handed down from generation to generation. I wanted woolen garments that would make me look good and feel comfortable whether I was down on the lower 40 or Downtown! I will say that this has been the most challenging undertaking of my life, but seeing these garments come to life, and being able to do it all within the United States has also made this my most rewarding experience.
Col. Littleton Lynnville, Tennessee
Colonel Littleton est. in 1987 – Purveyor of Fine Accouterments in the Americana Tradition. Col. Littleton Ltd., Inc. is a Lynnville, TN (pop. 327) based company that designs authentic upscale leather and specialty products in the Americana tradition; handmade at the company’s workshop by local craftsman. Founded in 1987 by Col. Garry Littleton, products are sold direct-to-customers through the website and catalog, as well as many fine retail establishments in the US, Canada, Japan and Europe.
ColsenKeane Charlotte, North Carolina
Quality, durable, memorable, head-turning leather accessories and bags: our reason for founding ColsenKeane. So many of our products are simple, clean and useful. Each leather piece is made to endure rugged abuse because that’s that the reality of our lives. Whether you are sitting in first class on that flight from across the pond to skiing in the Alps, or just making the long hike across campus, these bags and accessories just plain WORK. All our products are guaranteed forever. We make stuff your kids will want someday. We’re in the heirloom-making business.
Coronado Leather San Diego, California
Since 1981 Coronado Leather has been designing and hand-crafting higher-quality leather-gear and innovate concealed-carry leatherware. We currently offer a complete line of leatherware in specialty hides such as American Bison, English Bridle, Goatksin, Deerskin and Chromexcel Oil leathers. Our passion for leather, design and attention to detail is the driving force behind what we do today. Our styles and designs are classic, functional and straight-forward. We don’t over-embellish our products with hardware to hide our stitching, we keep the focus on better leathers, better designs and better craftsmanship. Ensuring timeless designs that we hope you would be proud to own.
Some are items imported. Check product description for country of origin.
Corrente Brooklyn, New York
At Corrente we believe in attention to detail, in quality over quantity and in relationships. That’s why we have a production team of three, a design and marketing team of two and a great team of friends and family who we couldn’t exist without. We’re an independently owned handbag label that prides itself on being small, genuine and conscientious. All of our handbags are made with high quality leather and materials which we source using local businesses. Keeping things local is important to us. We want you to know where your bag came from. Brooklyn. That’s where our bags are made. That’s where we ride our bikes, buy our coffee and drink our wine. That’s where we live our lives. When you buy a Corrente handbag you’re supporting a company that supports a community. You’re helping the world go round. Our philosophy is really simple. We want our handbags to be loved and our customers to always be happy.
Corter Leather Boston, Massachusetts
Corter Leather is a super-small, one man operation. Every product is 100% hand made by maker Eric Heins in a small bedroom studio in Boston, Massachusetts. Holes are punched and sewn by hand, hardware is set with a mallet, and though most leather is left natural, colored leather is dyed and oiled in house. No templates are ever made; each piece is cut by memory, making no two pieces perfectly alike.
CourierWare Randolph, Vermont
Founded by the owners of Cambridge Bicycle Couriers to provide their couriers with durable, waterproof, ergonomic bags. The designs further evolved through customer input to include field Camera bags, travel bags, laptop bags and handbags. We ran our store in Harvard Square for many years and we are now an online store. You can design/build a customized bag through our website. Feedback is always appreciated.
Cross Canvas Company Asheville, North Carolina
Cross Canvas Company was founded in 1986 and has been manufacturing sewn products for the promotional products industry since then. Cross Canvas is located in Asheville, NC., with over 40,000 square feet of plant space. Cross Canvas is one of the largest producers of specialty textile products made in the USA. Our design, decorating, domestic manufacturing, and direct importing capabilities make Cross Canvas a natural choice for your promotional needs, as well as your large custom orders with only a minimal lead time requirement. You can always expect the same superiority in quality and service no matter the size or type of your order when you place it with Cross Canvas.
Custom Hide Mesa, Arizona
Manufacturer and retailer of American made leather briefcases and backpacks, specializes in custom building leather goods. Our master leather craftsmen have been producing fine leather briefcases and backpacks for over a decade. All our products are made in USA using full grain hides, lined with real leather, backed by our lifetime warranty, and are exclusively available online at customhide.com.
CYDWOQ Burbank, California
The CYDWOQ factory opened its doors in Burbank, California in 1996. The company’s mission was then, and still remains, to create hand-crafted shoes using the best leathers that provide the ultimate walking comfort in unique and timeless designs. CYDWOQ’s construction alone sets them apart. Their shoes are the only all leather shoes that have the insole (footbed) and the outsole contoured with the shape of the foot to facilitate the walking process. CYDWOQ is also distinguished from other shoe companies by the fact that its shoe components are manufactured at the CYDWOQ factory. Where other shoe companies only make the uppers and purchase the components from third parties, CYDWOQ manufactures the complete shoe with 90% of the components (heels, insoles, outsoles, wooden soles) constructed in-house.
DadGear Denver, Colorado
Founded by two fathers, DadGear™ is focused on equipping modern parents around the world with great-looking, practical diaper bag solutions. DadGear offers an extensive line of diaper bags and apparel. The company is passionate about superior quality, durability, thoughtful functionality, and great design. We design our bags with a hands-free approach, making parenting the focus. Unless we’re talking about style, in which case no one will mistake our bags for a frilly diaper bag.
Defy Bags Chicago, Illinois
Defy has been proudly manufacturing durable goods since 2008, with each and every hand-crafted product inspected by me. All goods are crafted to be: simple, clean-lined, sturdy and manufactured to a level that would make my grandfather proud. We art direct each minute detail to ensure every bag feels truly one of a kind. And oh by the way, we mostly use vintage or reclaimed durable materials to do so.
Diamond 57 Cowboy Boot Purses Gresham, Oregon
The Diamond 57 Cowboy Boot Bag is the original design by Sue Roake of Gresham, Oregon. Each boot has a tale to tell in where it’s been and what it has endured! Some came from the easy life of the dance floor, others are hard worked cowhide straight from the ranch. Each purse is made from authentic, all leather, vintage cowboy boots. The handle is also made from working stock, all leather, embellished with silver, crystals and western buckles, some with horse bridle head stall or bits. Every bag is guaranteed workmanship, however, all are enhanced with its own story to tell, from the scar from the barbed wire fence or possibly a scuff from the hard wood floors they once graced. Each purse is an original, branded, signed and numbered!
DODOcase San Francisco, California
The DODOcase philosophy is simple, make things locally and help keep the art of bookbinding alive by adapting it to a world of tablets and e-readers. DODOcase is helping protect the art and tradition of bookbinding. Master bookbinders make the DODOcase by hand in San Francisco CA using traditional book binding techniques. The DODOcase brings a classic look to protecting your iPad and Kindle. For those of us that love books the DODOcase blends the traditional feel of a book with the technological power of an iPad.
Duluth Pack Duluth, Minnesota
Duluth Pack offers a variety of leather and canvas luggage, backpacks, messenger bags, camping and outdoor gear, and much more. At Duluth Pack, we strive to set ourselves apart from the other outdoor gear makers. For 130 years we have been building quality products in Duluth, Minnesota, and for the last 100 of those years at the same factory on West Superior Street. Many of our current manufacturing methods are similar to those in the early 1900’s.
Eliza B. Essex, Connecticut
We design and make all our products here, and we have been doing it in Essex, CT since 1967. Our designs are classic, and our customers are loyal. Why? We deliver good value, great designs and perfect product quality. Anything less… and we are toast. But the bottom line is not everything. We believe that civility and courtesy are necessary and sometimes hard to find in a business these days. If we can offer quality, honest craftsmanship while conducting business decently, we consider ourselves successful. So far, we think we’ve succeeded.
Emil Erwin Nashville, Tennessee
Emil Erwin is a leather and canvas carrygoods company in Nashville, Tennessee, owned and operated by Emil and Leslie Congdon. As a company, Emil Erwin believes in quality without compromise, using the best materials, tools, and techniques to make a superior product. This devotion to craft results in a product rare in today’s market, one that is not only beautiful, but will also stand the test of time. As such, each Emil Erwin product is guaranteed for life.
English Retreads Boulder, Colorado
Find one of a kind handmade recycled vegan handbags and accessories made in the US that offer fashionable choices for your eco-friendly lifestyle. English Retreads repurposes inner tubes collected from local truck stops. The purpose of English Retreads is to continue to deepen our commitment as a Triple Bottom Line company (people, planet, profit) as we provide consumers with fashionable products, which have a low impact on the environment.
Equinox Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Equinox LTD manufactures and sells outdoor gear, apparel, and equipment for backpacking, hiking, and camping. At Equinox, we are committed to designing and manufacturing sewn goods that work great, and are a pleasure to use; in an atmosphere that promotes dignity for all staff, with respect to the environment. Our combination of time-honored techniques and innovative technology provides products that stand the test of time. This approach gives you the best of both worlds, handcrafted quality with precision and attention to detail, made in the USA, it just feels right.
Ernest Alexander New York, New York
Ernest Alexander is a purveyor of fine clothing and accessories all 100% made in the United States. We like to keep our designs clean and classic, using sustainable materials and authentic finishes. Our feeling is a garment should be built to last a lifetime. We craft each of our pieces from the finest materials and pay specific attention to the small details, from our signature wax cottons, to contrasting linings, double stitching, zipper pulls and extra pocketing. We remain deeply committed to ethical manufacturing practices and produce all of our line here in the USA.
Fielder’s Choice Goods Long Beach, California
Fielder’s Choice Goods was created to embrace forgotten pastimes & artifacts. Once lost and reintroduced back in to everyday use that it once had. While the need to recycle & repurpose becomes more and more pressing, it is comforting to know that what we buy or use has had or can have another life. FCGOODS is known for its search of vintage american leather that was used to construct old time baseball gloves. All material are selected by their vintage quality and american heritage. All of our products and materials are handcrafted and made in America to be used day in and day out, wearing in a distinction overtime.
Filson Seattle, Washington
Committed to providing top quality outdoor clothing and bags. Building on a heritage of guaranteed quality since 1897. Filson’s philosophy has never changed: make sure it’s the absolute best. Items that worked then still work today, over 100 years later. Comfort, protection and durability never go out of style. A genuine Filson.
Some items are imported. Check out the Made in USA collection.
Frank Clegg Leatherworks Fall River, Massachusetts
All Frank Clegg Leatherworks products are made in my Fall River, Massachusetts, workshop by a highly skilled team who share the pride of creating handmade products of unparalleled quality. We not only produce exceptional products, we also develop and design our goods in-house. Every bag, wallet, and accessory has a story behind it. We use only the finest leathers, hardware and workmanship, resulting in a collection that can be recognized by even the untrained eye as being of superb quality. We also state with pride that every piece of our collection is designed and made in America. As a proud maker of heirloom-quality goods I have always avoided outsourcing production from our workshop and never allowed overseas production to enter my mind.
Frost River Duluth, Minnesota
Frost River handcrafts heritage-style bags and packs at our shop in Duluth, MN. Our quality materials including waxed canvas, premium leathers and robust hardware allow us to offer lifetime guarantee – a remarkable product with an understated look. There’s a fast and convenient way to do what we do. We’re not interested in that. Bags that last, last for a reason. It’s because they’re built the right way, and the right way takes time. Everything we build carries the Frost River name, and that means something to us. And years from now when your bag is still intact after all the adventures it’s seen, that name will mean something to you too. That’s not our warranty, that’s our promise.
Ghurka (HQ) New York, New York; (Mfg.) Norwalk, Connecticut
American crafted luxury leather bags and accessories including luggage, briefcases, wallets, and other fine men’s accessories. Ghurka leather bags and accessories are handmade by master artisans committed to a tradition of superior craftsmanship, superb functionality and timeless American style. Everything that bears the Ghurka mark is designed and built to provide a lifetime of use and enjoyment.
GORUCK Bozeman, Montana
GORUCK introduces military-grade gear tough enough for Special Forces and build for adventure-seekers worldwide. GORUCK gear is built in the USA and proven in the harshest conditions in the world. GORUCK gear is not perfect for anything, it’s perfect for everything. War, open roads, or both. Wherever you’re going, whatever you’re doing, go ready GORUCK.
Green Guru Boulder, Colorado
Eco-friendly luggage/bags, bike accessory, and lifestyle product company from Boulder, Colorado. Proud to manufacture great, durable products made from reclaimed materials. Feel good about your adventurous lifestyle by upcycling old bike inner tubes, wetsuits, climbing ropes, and banners so our sewing ninjas may build you the most exciting eco-adventure gear such as backpacks, messenger bags, bike bags, duffels and accessories. All of our gear is proudly made in the USA surpassing environmentally and social standards.
Gypsy 05 Los Angeles, California
A reflection and celebration of the Southern California lifestyle, Gypsy05’s visionary brand of effortless clothing for women, men and children exudes beauty and balance through feminine silhouettes. Relaxed, yet articulate designs that are rich in color and detailing form the essence of Gypsy05. And at the heart and soul of the brand, exclusive dye techniques and progressive wash processes add dimension to the featherweight fabrics utilized throughout the collection.
Harveys Santa Ana, California
Creators of iconic woven handbags and accessories handcrafted from automotive grade seatbelt. Harveys Seatbelt bags are lovingly made in the USA, guaranteed tough, for life. What started out as a one-car garage operation has since grown into 16,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in sunny Santa Ana, CA. Here, every Seatbeltbag is lovingly hand-crafted using the finest American Made materials.
Hellbrand Leatherworks Orlando, Florida
Founded and established in Central Florida, Hellbrand Leatherworks began with a passion for well made luxury goods. Each piece is cut by hand from premium hides tanned in the U.S.A. Each seam is manually holepunched with an awl, and hand stitched using a traditional saddle stitch process. The end product is not only beautiful but durable.
Hudson Sutler New York, New York
From our base along the Hudson River, we aim to honor not only the entrepreneurial spirit our name evokes, but also carry on the legacy of the sutlers of our past, supplying men with the apparel and products they need to get the job done. Time has passed, and the country has evolved but for each man, his own personal battles still remain. We’re here to outfit you to take them on.
IGNOBLE Los Angeles, California
Iron & Resin Ventura, California
Born in a small, Southern California, blue-collar beach town, graced with world class point breaks and seaside racetracks, where ghosts of a once towering oil industry still linger in the shadows. Iron & Resin is the brainchild of several friends who, after decades of collective experience building successful clothing brands, decided to turn back the clock and start anew. The result is a small, hand built collection of goods that draws heavily upon the founder’s own lifestyles and experiences. Forged in California… In a mass produced, disposable world, Iron & Resin is a product of “one-off” culture. Where men still build, by their own hands, the craft they ride, be it water or land. Our goods are carefully hand crafted and printed one at a time in California.
J. Panther Luggage Co. New York, New York
J. Panther Luggage Co.® was founded upon our passion for innovation, design classics and products that are built to last a lifetime and beyond. After design and extensive testing here in New York our bags and accessories are hand-crafted and finished by New England artisans who’ve been making high-end luggage for generations. Our products draw upon the exacting standards and construction methods of the pre-1960s U.S., yet are very much designed for how we live now.
J.W. Hulme Co. St. Paul, Minnesota
J.W. Hulme Company has been in St. Paul, Minnesota for more than 100 years. J.W. Hulme’s craftspeople have been making distinctive luxury leather and canvas products since 1905. Their skill, commitment to time-honored techniques and absolute passion for perfection in every detail have made the J.W. Hulme name synonymous with products of the highest quality. The proof is in the look and feel of our bags, and the fact that they are backed with a lifetime guarantee. J.W. Hulme Co. has never considered going offshore with its production; “Made in America” is at the heart of our philosophy. Our distinctive handmade bags speak to a time when rugged American individualism was prized and most people personally knew a true artisan. From the materials we choose to the elegant hardware we use, the J.W. Hulme Co. pledge is to produce exceptional luggage, business bags, handbags and accessories for discerning customers.
Joshu + Vela San Francisco, California
Joshu+Vela designs and hand-makes totes, backpacks and wallets in San Francisco using USA grown and woven organic canvas, leathers, and natural dyes. We exist to highlight the beauty of function by creating simple and well made goods, built to grow more beautiful with age and wear. Each piece is handmade in our San Francisco studio.
Kifaru Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Gear for life, with ultimate, long term value. Made in America, bred in the back country, and galvanized in combat, you won’t find tougher, better built outdoor gear. In fact, we’ve been doing so since 1979 – from backpacks to sleds, to Tipis and other shelters. We continue to innovate, and others continue to follow. Being a small company, we keep a critical eye on quality control for the highest performance. We hire local sewers whom we keep in contact constantly throughout the production process. Our staff is dedicated to maintaining superb quality standards, and our customer service is top notch – you’ll speak to a real human 5 days a week who can guide you through our lineup. Feel free to call or email.
Lauren Merkin New York, New York
Handbags thoughtfully crafted in NYC. It started with a Singer sewing machine given to her on her 10th birthday. Lauren Merkin had not dreamed of being a handbag designer, yet in the summer of 2002 she found herself with a Columbia MBA but without the creative job she craved. In need of an artistic break from the career hunt, Lauren pulled out the old Singer and created her very first handbag. She named it Lorenzo- a classic canvas tote that seemed to have just the right mix of style and charm. Almost ten years later the collection can be found in more than 300 retail doors worldwide including Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bloomingdales. Lauren attributes much of her success to remaining true to the core values she set out with. Inspired by her loyal customer base, Lauren Merkin continues to create chic, understated clutches and bags that make the women who carry them feel effortlessly stylish.
LEATHEROCK San Diego, California
LEATHEROCK produces exquisite belts and bags for the fashion world. Our products are handmade in San Diego under the watchful eye of our master artisans. We believe that our attention to detail defines the quality that is synonymous with the LEATHEROCK brand. As well as producing beautiful belts and bags, LEATHEROCK also specializes in creating accessories such as embellished buckles and straps, cuffs, bracelets, bootbelts, dog collars and leashes, wallets, and more recently leather iPad covers and cell phone cases.
Lew ‘n’ Me Greeley, Colorado
All of our bags are original designs and handmade by Lew and Teresa Moran in Greeley, Colorado. Your bag is made by the two of us right here in our workshop. We take the time to do the job right for every Lew ‘n’ Me customer. Our leather goods are made of butter soft deer tanned cowhide. Every bag is made to order and may take one or two weeks to ship. We guarantee all our products completely for normal wear and tear for one year from date of purchase.
MAKR Carry Goods Winter Park, Florida
MAKR creates products that are as useful as they are thoughtfully produced. We build things we wish existed, in ways we think are interesting. Our desire to produce reasonably priced goods in the USA often informs and inspires our designs and hinges on our ability to use efficient and forward thinking methods of production and patterning. Not only do we design and pattern all of our own products, but our studio produces all of the hand-sewn small goods in house. This allows our product design to be influenced by and catered to our own production methods.
MANIMAL Brooklyn, New York
MANIMAL was formed in 2004 after a native New Englander’s first visit to the American Southwest. Designer Kristen Lombardi’s interest in traditional costumes and animal forms influence the design of each moccasin and accessory. Her process is driven by a deep appreciation for the almost forgotten world of artisan crafts and craftsmanship. All pieces are hand made by a team of craftspeople in Brooklyn, NY. In an attempt to best use precious materials, leather scraps are recycled and reworked within the Manimal family.
Maptote Brooklyn, New York
Maptote designs environmentally friendly cotton and organic reusable tote bags, note cards, and zip pouches hand silk screened with maps of your favorite city, all made in the USA. The simple cotton totes are silkscreened with fun schematic maps of various cities featuring their neighborhoods, city icons, and landmarks. The bags are something a visitor or a local can appreciate and enjoy. Great for many purposes, the bags have a variety of uses from carrying groceries to a cute gift to everyday use. And of course it is an easy way to be green!
Maruca Design Boulder, Colorado
Jacquard handbags and accessories, Artisan Jewelry, Funky clothing and clever gifts. Our funky, functional handbags are made from custom designed textiles, all milled in the U.S.A. and handmade in Boulder, Colorado. We, at Maruca, believe that creating small production runs of our bags within a cottage industry, creates a consciousness that humanizes our work and makes for a more “harmonious society”. The result is that we can tout a product that is unique, well made and moves from heart to hand. As an American-based company, we seek to balance resourcefulness and creativity.
Matt Singer New York, New York
In 2009, I began a small collection of everyday items for men & women. My line consists of bags, apparel, and an assortment of accessories (belts and eyewear, bookmarks and stationery, decoupage ashtrays and leather lighter covers, beaded keyfobs and woven pencil cases, letterpress coasters and a travel-sized backgammon set). The button-down shirts and sturdy canvas bags draw inspiration from materials that improve with age—two-ply cotton shirting and heavy cotton canvas. These straightforward shapes employ superior natural materials and thoughtful construction.
Some items are imported. Check product description for country of origin.
MER Brooklyn, New York
MER BAGS began business in Brooklyn New York, 2001. We’re a small company. All our products are designed, cut, and hand-built out of our shop in Bushwick Brooklyn. MER GOODS are weatherproof and built to last. They are engineered with industrial materials to withstand everyday use and the most heavy abuse. Our bags are made to order and often with custom elements which allows us to keep quality and detail at its best. Our mission is to make bags that are simply designed but highly functional.
Mia Cotone Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
Mia Cotone creates products to help you protect, organize, identify and store your handbags. Handbag dust covers offered in a variety of sizes and colors (28). Cosmetic bags, shoe bags, garment covers and bathing suit bags. Our products are factory made by professional sewers in the USA. We strive to maintain the highest standards of materials and craftsmanship, offering products of exceptional quality. Mia Cotone is “originality at it’s best”. PROUDLY MADE IN THE USA!
Mitchell Leather Factory Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Mitchell Leather Factory has been manufacturing and selling the finest leather briefcases since 1968. Our mission is simple: to provide the best products and service to our customers at the lowest prices possible. We take great pride in our company, our commitment to customer service and in the products we sell. Our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse our product catalog. Visit our factory in the Historic Third Ward of downtown Milwaukee. We also have a new line of handmade women’s cuffs and waist belts.
Moonshine Leather Company Nashville, Indiana
Since 1992 we have made and sold leather goods in our retail store Moonshine Leather Company in the resort town of Nashville, Indiana. We have two sister stores: Altai Leather Designs located in Jerome Arizona and K. Bellum Leather Goods also in Indiana. We are dedicated to making the finest quality, made in the USA, handmade leathergoods.
Moore & Giles Forest, Virginia
Moore & Giles is dedicated to designing and developing the world’s most innovative and luxurious natural leathers. Leather has always been a symbol of style and sophistication, and our mission is to reveal its inherent beauty and preserve the natural features that give it character. Inspired by our travels around the world, this exquisite leather bag and accessory collection is marked with refined elegance and superior craftsmanship. All incredibly of-the-moment yet designed to last forever, they are sure to become lifelong travel companions, taking on a distinctive patina and wealth of charm with each use.
Mountain Ridge Gear Colorado Springs, Colorado
Mountain Ridge Gear designs and manufactures handmade bags and packs for both recreational and tactical use. All items are made in Colorado Springs, CO. We strive to use as much American made materials as possible. Whenever we are attempting to acquire new materials the one question we always ask the supplier is, “Is it made in America?” The folks at MRG feel it’s their patriotic duty.
North Star Leather Ruby, South Carolina
We’ve been making quality American Made Leather Products in the USA since 1969. North Star Leather began its history in 1969 in Boston. Our founder and Owner Steve Batson discovered the joy of hand crafted leather. From street vending there in Boston, we’ve moved south to a small town called Ruby, SC. Our product line has increased to over 150 products. We still do our best to offer quality leather goods at reasonable prices. With 80% of leather goods now-days made overseas, we stand out from the crowd with quality leather goods made here in the U.S.A.
Orox Leather Co. Portland, Oregon
Orox Leather is a family-owned company that handcrafts leather sandals, bags, and accessories. Founded in 1964, OROX Leather is dedicated to the craftsmanship of quality leather goods. OROX products are designed to harmonically blend the durability of leather and the sustainability of recycled materials, with the purpose of being passed on to coming generations as a heritage of American craft. It is our hope to continue to manifest our artistic expression in the same manner that our great grandparents did seventy years ago, maintaining tradition while developing alongside modern styles.
Paige Hamilton Design Los Angeles, California
We are inspired to design simply beautiful handbags that blend function with fashion, to create time-saving, life-changing bags designed for real people to meet real needs. While many of today’s handbags are heavy, oversized and loaded with decorative hardware, our designs keep your shoulders and back healthy and well-balanced. Streamlined silhouettes deliver sophisticated elegance, with every bag designed for hands-free usage. Myriad details are carefully considered: lightweight, durable, weatherproof, stain-resistant nylon and leather imported from Italy; functional interior and exterior pockets; strap lengths designed for one-handed access and an easy-find detachable key fob. Practical function meets beautiful form in handbags designed with everything you need to change the way you carry your life. All products are manufactured in the USA.
Pax4u Carmel, Indiana
Whether you’re traveling, hiking, or working your way through an active day, Pax4u hip bags are the hands-free way to keep essential items close. Ergonomically designed, they free your back, shoulders and neck from daily strain often caused by traditional over-the-shoulder bags and backpacks. Made in the US of 100% ecologically responsible fabric, Pax4u combines fashion and function into one unique and comfortable bag.
Port Canvas Kennebunkport, Maine
The Port Canvas Company has been making soft canvas products in Kennebunkport, Maine since 1968. History has clearly shown us all the stress points and allowed us to incorporate time proven defenses against premature failure. Things like double stitched seams, large double folded hems and extending the handles under the bag are just a few of the steps we take to ensure longevity. Each product is sewn start to finish by one person – assembly line techniques used by our competition cannot begin to match our commitment to quality. Our sewers provide over a hundred years of Port Canvas experience and pride which is incorporated into each design through to the finished product. You will even find their initials proudly inscribed on the backside of the label.
Purse Perfector (HQ) Cincinnati, Ohio; (Mfg) San Francisco, California
Made in America, the Purse Perfector Purse Organizer Insert and Handbag Organizer will help simplify your life and let you use all your purses and handbags. This patented purse organizer has several unique features including 13 pockets and a center zippered section that can switch from holding a checkbook, notebooks or keys to opening two sides so that you may insert the long thin profile into a briefcase or the front section of a rolling travel tote or bag. Unzip it entirely and you may use one section in a small bag or fanny pack or put both portions of the Purse Perfector™ into a divided bag. In a matter of moments, zip it all together again and change purses again and again.
Rebel Green Milwaukee, Wisconsin
A little revolution every now and then is a good thing. How we live, what we buy and what we throw away has ripple effects on the world around us. Therefore, we are dedicated to creating goods that are as much a fashion statement as they are a principled choice. We believe consumers can be change agents, and inspire others to rethink their habits. Our product lines are designed to last, and are manufactured in the USA using responsibly sustainable materials. This local vision extends worldwide, as a percentage of our sales go directly to clean water initiatives and to fighting hunger.
Red Clouds Collective Portland, Oregon
We believe in creating products with an honest approach, understandable and practical design. All uses, functions, fabrics, and life of the products are considered. We are designing for the people who want better than standard quality and support the idea of exceeding it with the needs of yesterday, today and tomorrow. We’ve come together to form a new collective of individuals to see our creations come to life with as little corporate interference as possible because we’ve seen what happens when great ideas get devoured. Viva la revolution! All products are handcrafted in Portland, Oregon USA.
Rivendell Mountain Works Monroe, Washington
Heritage & traditional gear – made in the USA, featuring streamlined designs, meticulous quality and small-scale production, “Gear that’s made to last.” Rivendell is a “micro-cottage” industry. Micro-cottage means to us, small production with utmost attention to detail, a distinct and unique product that stands apart from the mainstream, and a commitment to quality. We also practice the “village based” method of production. Our production is de-centralized with sewing and production taking place in multiple home workshops.
Rogue Industries Portland, Maine
Inspired by generations of traditional New England craftsmanship, Rogue Industries is a family-owned Maine company and leader in innovative accessories. From front pocket wallets to RFID-blocking credit card shields, our products make your life a little bit easier. Our thoughtfully designed laptop, tablet and smartphone cases are unique and built to last. We use custom tanned leathers from some of the world’s finest tanneries, and are integrating a wide assortment of natural, recycled and organic materials in our manufacturing.
Sassy Saks Maui, Hawaii
Sassy Saks are crafted from a variety of premium fabrics including silks, satins and velvets. Handmade in Maui, Hawaii with a great attention to detail, each handbag is one-of-a-kind, unique and fashionable. Design your purse to be as individual as you are. Choose any one of our many styles and select the perfect fabric to complement your individuality. Add a fun, beaded trim or keep it elegant and simple – it’s up to you! We will create your exclusive purse and deliver it within 14-28 days.
Slainte Bags San Francisco, California
Hobos, totes, accessories, purses, messenger and diaper bags handmade in San Francisco using recycled, biodegradable and locally sourced materials. All our bags are handmade in San Francisco, CA. They are made from locally sourced materials. They are available in recycled materials and eco-cottons. They are functional, durable, washable and comfortable. They have multiple pockets –everything has a place. They are light-weight and pack flat; perfect for travel. The workmanship is guaranteed for the life of the bag. Let’s not forget – they look fabulous.
Stanley & Sons Apron and Bag Company Brooklyn, New York
The original Apron and Bag Company was a manufacturer of factory aprons and bags owned and operated by Stanley Grodzki in New York City. In 2008, Chris Grodzki, inspired by his grandfather and the products he made, re-established Stanley & Sons Apron and Bag Company. Now, every apron and bag is hand-made to order in Brooklyn, NY. This production process makes it possible to give closer attention to the details and construction that is important when crafting a product built to last.
Stephanie Dawn Van Wert, Ohio
Located in Van Wert, OH, KAM Manufacturing has produced highly sought after quality handbags for over 25 years. In 2008 we noticed the decline of quilted handbags being made in the USA and decided to design, manufacture and distribute our very own line. We are dedicated to providing quality American Style, Ame