This unique and smaller version of the Companion Crossbody bag is designed to be the everyday carry essential for the modern women on the go. The distinct braided design is not only aesthetically pleasing but also helps transition the form of the bag. The Leather we use in the Companion Crossbody is made from the highest quality full grain American leather that is both supple and smooth while offering superior comfort. All of the hardware used in the bag is solid cast brass. The bag is stitched with heavy duty polyester thread and has stress points reinforced with solid brass rivets. The front flap of the cross body bag has a lock closure with an easy on and easy off release action, yet can resist a pullout force of up to 220 pounds, allowing you to securely close your bag while also enabling you to open it quickly with your fingertips. The back of the bag has a large quick access pocket. The Companion Crossbody bag is highly adaptable and can quickly change between two different modes of carry. The bag can be used in its crossbody mode, where the form of the bag allows it to comfortably wrap around your body. The adjustable shoulder straps can also be shortened and locked together around the bottom of the bag to convert into its shoulder mode. In the shoulder mode the bag can be comfortably worn on a single shoulder. The inside of the bag is roomy and efficient, with three main compartments, two small pockets, an eyeglass holder and even a pen holder on the side. The back compartment is designed to carry electronics in a secure snap closure, while the spacious middle compartment can hold daily carry items. The smaller front compartment can also hold additional gadgets cosmetics and accessories. This bag is designed to be a hassle free, every day carry companion for the modern day woman. Handmade in the USA, from American leather.