Joshu+Vela designs and hand-makes totes, backpacks and wallets in San Francisco using USA grown and woven organic canvas, leathers, and natural dyes. They highlight the beauty of function by creating simple and well made goods, built to grow more beautiful with age and wear. That’s how brands used to do it – they made what they sold.
The classic Zip Backpack (pictured in Leaf Indigo) can be used for anything from rock climbing to laying horizontal at the park. The entire bottom is made of natural leather which protects your backpack and will break-in over time to give it a one-of-a-kind look. The inside pocket is perfect for keeping track of your cell phone, loose change, and other small items and the adjustable leather straps guarantee a comfortable ride. Simple yet stunning American made awesomeness. Get it here for $300.00.