What is a Tote Bag? Everything You Need To Know About Totes

What is a Tote Bag

A tote bag is an incredibly useful accessory. It’s a simple product with huge versatility. In the most basic terms, a tote bag is defined as a mid-large sized bag which has two parallel handles. Tote bags are usually unfastened at the top and are bigger than most other handbags.

Tote bags can be made from a range of different fabrics and come in multiple colours and patterns. They are often made from lightweight materials such as canvas and cotton or from woven fabrics like jute. However, Tote bags can also be made from more durable fabrics such as leather.

What Are Tote Bags Used For?

A tote bag is one of the very few bags which manages to combine practicality with style so effortlessly. With these qualities at the centre of its design, a tote bag is a highly versatile product which can be used for a number of purposes.

Tote bags are commonly used for carrying shopping. The tote bag’s bigger size makes it perfect for transporting essentials and for providing a comfortable and reusable alternative to plastic shopping bags. Because of their spacious capacity, tote bags also make fantastic work bags which look smart yet are able to hold everyday essentials. The stylish nature of tote bags means they may be used as simple fashion accessories which can be worn casually or used to make a statement on more formal occasions.

Handmade Leather Tote Bags By Zatchels

At Zatchels our handmade leather tote bags are designed with this versatility in mind. We handcraft our tote bags using high-quality leather to create a product which is both practical and good looking.

All our leather tote bags and shoppers are fitted with spacious interiors and double grab handles. This means you have the space to carry your shopping home or transport your laptop to work with ease. With style in mind, our totes are available in a range of colours and patterns from understated pastels to bold gingham. Below are some examples featured in our collection:

Zatchels Red Tartan Leather Tote Bag

Zatchels Red Tartan Handmade Leather Tote Bag

If you’re looking to make a statement then the Zatchels Red Tartan Leather tote is the perfect accessory. The tartan fabric adds texture and colour to the bag whilst the magnetic closure fitting ensures your belongings are kept secure.

Zatchels Leather Shopper In Pastel Blue

Zatchels Pastel Blue Handmade Leather Tote Bag

The pastel blue Zatchels Leather Shopper is the perfect tote for running errands in style. The spacious interior means transporting the essentials are simple and with a range of colour options, it’s easy to find a Shopper that complements your style at the same time.

Zatchels Empire Leather Tote Bag

Zatchels Empire Handmade Leather Tote Bag Banner

A member of our Empire collection, the Zatchels Empire Leather tote bag has a luxurious finish which is accentuated by the red and white detailing. Classic in style, the empire tote can double up as a work bag and an evening accessory.

These are just a few of the leather tote bags we have available in our collection. To find the perfect tote to match your style go ahead and check out the rest of our website.