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The Somerset Mini Backpack
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The Somerset Mini Backpack
The Somerset Mini Backpack
Product Details
Fun fact: The top-quality Italian leather used to make this backpack is washed, lightly waxed and then massaged by hand in order to soften it up. Take that, add an easy drawstring closure and a handy interior zip pocket and you've got a new hands-free favorite in the making.
  • Made of vegetable-tanned leather that burnishes with wear into a beautiful patina.
  • Please note: As it is made of a natural material, each bag varies slightly in texture and color.
  • Drawstring closure.
  • Interior pocket.
  • 10 3/8"H x 11 7/8"W x 5 1/8"D.
  • Import.
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The Somerset Mini Backpack

The Somerset Mini Backpack is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 13.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stylish piece for a country girl lost in a city Great backpack, well made, lots of character. I would highly recommend monogramming this piece that will accompany all of your adventures.
Date published: 2018-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just Right This little bag can hold more than you would think. The leather does scuff but thats just nature of the type of leather. I put leather cream on it before I used it and will continue to every now and then.
Date published: 2018-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bagged This is an amazing bag, small yet holds all the necessary items. Good color goes with everything and the leather is very soft. Excellent purchase!!!!
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cutest summer bag Love love love. The leather is soft and will age well. It's the perfect size to carry your wallet, phone and other essentials.
Date published: 2018-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Size Love this bag!! its the perfect size, phone wallet and makeup bag fits perfectly inside. The leather is beautiful and soft, not to mention the color! i know it will age well. Its definitely a must have!
Date published: 2018-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful Classic This bag is so adorable in the mini size! It holds so much without being bulky! The quality is astonishing; I know it will be loved for a very long time.
Date published: 2018-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Truly Madewell This is truly a product that is MADEWELL!! However, the color was a little off for me, as it wasn't as dark as pictured online. Also, I have only had the bag for two days and the bottom is already very dirty so be careful. Despite those two issues, I still love this cute little bag.
Date published: 2018-03-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great bag! I love the bag but I will probably return for the bigger size as the small one is just to small for me.
Date published: 2018-03-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Surprising! Really beautiful and the perfect size for an EDC backpack...or for a smaller frame. My only wish was that the straps were not waxed, but the raw leather, so they stayed on the shoulder a bit better.
Date published: 2018-04-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from smaller than described? I ordered this in the green, which turned out to be a paler sage tone than it appeared online. As others mentioned, the bag itself is smaller than described. The drawstring length doesn't quite allow to fully open the top. I decided I didn't really want that size in a backpack style, so will be returning. Also a bit pricey for unlined leather. If you like the size, the green could be an unusual and likable option.
Date published: 2018-04-13
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