Better Life Bags – “Clara” Tote Bag

Better Life Bags – “Clara” Tote Bag


The Clara tote is roomy, sturdy, and made to carry everything you need her to. You choose the materials and hardware to fit your taste, and a woman in a low income area of Detroit gets to build a better life.


Give Back: These bags are handmade by women in a low income area of Detroit with natural barriers to employment. Your purchase gives her a job, a way to support her family and honor.

Rebecca Smith works with her neighbors, mostly first generation immigrant women with natural barriers to employment, to hand make these custom bags. The income they earn from this work helps pull them and their families out of poverty and give them and the generation that follow a chance at a Better Life.

100% genuine leather bottom and handles
Inside lining is a strong canvas.
Inside cell phone pocket.

Overall size: 13″ wide x 14″ tall.
Strap length has a drop of 12″
Cell phone pocket measures 5″ x 6″
Placement of fabric may vary slightly from what you see on the interactive image.

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