hello from *modernest!* our modern tote bags feature original designs, and are cut, sewn & screened by hand in america. we are a brand-spanking new company and hope to be debuting other designs and products in the future. we are 2 graphic designers, living in l.a. with 2 very spoiled labrador retrievers. we love good design, good food, good wine, good music and good art. a portion of our profits go to "surfrider":http://www.surfrider.org and "5 gyres":http://www.5gyres.org for the good work they do for our oceans. say no to plastic!come and visit us at our "blog":http://blog.modernest.com and on "twitter":http://twitter.com/modernest and on "facebook":http://tinyurl.com/modernestthanks for shopping by!