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The Transport Tote
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The Transport Tote
The Transport Tote
The Transport Tote
Product Details
What goes into our signature tote? Here it is by the numbers: 2 pieces of fine leather are used for the body. 8 inch strap drop: long enough to sling over your shoulder, but short enough to hold as a top handle. 1 interior side zip pocket to keep your keys, phone and wallet at the ready. 24: the number of hours in a day that this bag looks cool. How often you'll reach for it? 500 gazillion times.  
  • 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.
  • Interior zip pocket.
  • 8 1/4" handle drop.
  • 13 3/4"H x 14"W x 6 1/4"D.
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The Transport Tote

The Transport Tote is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 45.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Made well! The name tells you nearly all you need to know. This tote is a very good quality leather and frankly made very well. The size and color are perfect. I loved the first purchase so that I reordered another color.
Date published: 2017-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Three Years in the making I've spent three years contemplating the transport tote. Finally pulled the trigger and SO glad I did. The quality is A+ and I love this color. Kicking myself for waiting so long. If you're thinking about it, just do it. This will be my everyday work bag (I am a teacher), so it fits my lunch/waters etc. Love it!
Date published: 2017-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best All Around Totebag I purchased this bag for my daughter and wish I would have ordered one for myself!!! The bag is both fashionable and functional. It is stylish and sturdy! Not only does it hold a lot of items it doesn't feel too heavy. Perfect bag for work, travel and every day use!! Again-really wish I would have ordered one for myself!!!!
Date published: 2016-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The everyday tote I just got mine in the mail yesterday and let me just say, I LOVE THIS BAG. By far the best purchase I've made at Madewell. The color is beautiful in person and the texture of the leather is phenomenal. Definitely an everyday bag; whether it be a day out in the city or for vacation, I HIGHLY recommend this bag!
Date published: 2016-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect everyday bag! Absolutely love this bag. It is the perfect size to hold everything I need throughout the day including my laptop. The bag is sturdy and comfortable to wear and I absolutely love the leather and colour of the leather too. Would highly recommend!
Date published: 2016-06-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful, simlpe, elegant. I love this tote! Some of the reviews I read had wished for longer handles. I find the handles comfortable for this size bag. I intent to use mine as a carry on for a cruise. My only concern is that the seam runs along the bottom of the bag. I'm a little worried about it wearing out. It does seem very strong and well made though. The test of time will tell. I absolutely love the rich color and leather texture. It's beautiful and simple . Elegant. This is the perfect bag for me.
Date published: 2015-10-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It's perfection I have coveted this tote for so long and so when it finally went on sale I snagged it. I'd always eyed the lighter shade of leather, but am SO GLAD I chose this colour. It's rich and buttery and professional enough to use in a corporate environment, but also perfect to fill with groceries or odds and ends. The straps are the perfect length so that you can swing it onto your shoulder without having to use two hands (your elbow slips right through). I can't recommend this enough. It's the perfect, basic, quality leather bag.
Date published: 2016-08-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE! LOVE! LOVE! This bag is everything I needed it to be. I'm an Insurance Agent by day and an It Works Wrap girl by night and this bag helps me transition I'm so many ways. More than enough room for ALL my necessities! BUY THIS BAG NOW!!
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from She loved it Gave this to my daughter for her birthday. She loves it and uses it all the time
Date published: 2016-07-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfection! You can stop your search for the perfect carry all bag. Perfect to use as a carry-on for travel, for work or for play. Fits a laptop or all of the essentials for a night away. The leather is soft and pliable, smells terrific. Even more wonderful when you can use a coupon code to get some $ off the price.
Date published: 2016-03-17
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