Tan Kodiak Tote
- Made in America (in our Atlanta studio!)
- 13 inches tall, 14 inches wide, and 6 inches deep
- Fixed handles with a 7-inch drop length (or upgrade to 8, 9, or 10 inches)
- Interior pocket
- Interior strap for your keys or sunglasses
- 100% full-grain leather, unlined
- Includes a leather tag that can be monogrammed!
The Tan Kodiak tote is our softest and slouchiest bag, with a luxurious pebbled texture and beautiful pull-up. It's a KMM & Co. bestseller for a reason! The color of the tan kodiak leather varies significantly between dye lots -- check out the GIF above to see a representative range of tan kodiak totes! Due to the unique nature of each hide and dye batch, your bag may be a slightly different color than the one pictured.
Imperfections such as variations in color, range marks, small scratches, occasional insect bites, and folds in the leather are natural characteristics of these totes. They all come about either during the life of the cow, or sometimes during the tanning process. The Tan Kodiak tote will show scratches and wear, and acquire a patina unique to the way you use your bag.
It takes a lot of steps to make a leather tote by hand -- and just as many to break it in and make it yours. Made with vintage techniques for a modern world, your KMM & Co. leather tote bag will show where it’s been with wear and patina -- and every time you scratch it or fold it or get caught in the rain with it, you make it more unique.
Creating a tote bag involves tools such as needle and thread, blades and flame, even stamps and presses. Each tote bag gets its start on the cutting table, where we inspect every cowhide and choose the right piece of leather for your tote. We cut each tote out of a single piece of leather. There’s nowhere to hide imperfections, so we cut carefully.
Next, we make the handles out of 10-ounce belting leather, which will break in and soften with use. We sew the side seams of the bag on an industrial machine. Finally, we hand-set the tote’s handle, pocket, and interior strap with 16 copper rivets.
Every KMM & Co. leather tote bag will become what you make it. If you want a bag that will look exactly the same after a year of heavy use, then this isn’t the bag for you. But if you want a tote that looks and feels like real leather, and will acquire a patina unique to you and the way you use it, this may be the one.
KMM & Co.'s leather tote bags are made by hand and made to order, and they can take up to three weeks to ship. Need yours faster? Email email@example.com and we'll see what we can do! Check out our shipping page for more information on typical processing times.
All orders ship free within the continental United States. We can ship to other locations, too! Just let us know what you have in mind!
If you aren't happy with your order, you can return it for free within 30 days of receipt. However, we can't accept returns of items that are customized for you, such as tote bags ordered with longer-than-standard handles, a crossbody strap, or any other additions or modifications.
Check out our returns policy for more details, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions!
We want your tote to be perfect for you, so we offer a variety of ways to customize your bag. We can emboss the leather tag that's included with your tote with up to 27 characters, including letters, numbers, and even a few emojis. (Just type what you'd like in the monogram field when you add a tote to your cart!) Other options include:
- Longer handles, which we'll custom-cut just for you
- A detachable crossbody strap, which features brass hardware and is adjustable between the lengths of 44 inches and 51 inches
- A brass snap closure (exactly like the the brass snap closure on our mini totes)
- The addition of a gift set, which includes a matching card envelope, key clip, and cord taco made from the same leather as your tote
- A leather tassel that matches the color of your tote
Or, you can keep things simple and order your tote exactly as-is. It's up to you! Please note that longer-than-standard handles, a crossbody strap, and other modifications are a custom order and make your tote final-sale and ineligible for return or exchange. Select your drop length carefully, as we are unable to make alterations to final-sale items, as per our alterations policy. Reach out to email@example.com if you have any questions!
Excellent service and product!!
A ++plus!! Bag and color are beautiful, not big and bulky yet big enough. Love the inclosed pocket and strap for my sunnies. At the last minute I asked if they could get the bag to me in a rush. I offered to pay extra and they gladly got it to me sooner than expected at no additional cost! I’m a huge fan and will be buying more for gifts etc!! Thank you KMMCO!
Best bag ever
I love this bag, best I have ever had and I have tried a lot of high end bags. Soft right out of the box, sits and carries great. A lot of compliments on it already. I will be getting another color. This is a lifetime bag!!
Tan Kodiak Tote
I am thrilled with this purse! The craftsmanship is beautiful. Everything fits perfectly inside and the leather looks and smells amazing! I loved that I could personalize it with the tassel and my initials. Very happy with my purchase.
Bought this bag for a Mother’s Day gift and my mom absolutely LOVES it! So well made and the leather is top notch quality! Love everything about it! The company was great to work with too and made sure I had the bag in time! Can’t say enough good things! Excited to get my bag now! Thank you KMM &Co!
Kodiac tote bag
I absolutely love my new tote bag. Beautiful color, soft and the smell is amazing. Best purchase I’ve made in a long time. Thank you Kmm & Co for a quality bag that will last a long time.