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The Medium Transport Tote
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The Medium Transport Tote
The Medium Transport Tote
The Medium Transport Tote
Product Details
What goes into our brand-new Medium Transport Tote? Here it is by the numbers: 2 pieces of fine leather are used for the body. 2 ways to carry: with the top handles or the detachable shoulder strap. 1 exterior pocket for those things you gotta grab fast. 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 semi vegetable-tanned leather with a softly worn waxed finish that deepens into a distinctive patina.
  • Please note: As it is made of a natural material, each bag varies slightly in texture and color.
  • Interior pocket.
  • 8 1/5" handle drop.
  • 13 3/4" shoulder strap.
  • 12 1/5"H x 11"W x 5 1/2"D.
  • Import.
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The Medium Transport Tote

The Medium Transport Tote is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 211.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everyday love I love this bag so much. The deep wine color is rich and luxe. The gold monogramming is the perfect size. It complements the gold hardware so well. It's my new work bag and I love looking at it every day!
Date published: 2017-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from it was love at first sight!!! what don't i love about this bag???...hmmm...NOTHING!!! from the get go, I love the design, the size, the colour (English Saddle); it was soft from the time I received it and it gets softer with use. After 3 days, I ordered the mini transport crossbody (only cos it has a zip closure)
Date published: 2017-08-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this I have been looking for a bag like this for a long time. I am a busy hairstylist and I need to carry my At A Glance weekly appointment book with me at all times. The front pocket works perfectly for easy access along with my iPhone, it stays separated from the interior so it's not flopping all over the inside. I love the English Saddle color and plan on getting the black. It also has a spacious inside pocket. I LOVE THE NO INSIDE LINING, makes it easy. If you are on the go I HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!
Date published: 2017-08-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My new favorite bag I got this bag in the washed olive color and I absolutely adore it. It is so well made and the perfect size for my 5'1'' frame. I love the option to carry it over my shoulder or use the crossbody strap. The crossbody strap fits me fine, however it is relatively short for anyone that is a bit taller. I was a little worried after reading the reviews about the color of the leather bleeding, but I have not had that problem at all. It fits everything I need, and the 2 pockets are an added bonus! I definitely recommend this bag.
Date published: 2017-08-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect in everyway I had always been hesitant to purchase the transport tote because I'm not usually a fan of mega-slouchy or heavy bags. BUT I love the simple leather tote look. The medium tote is perfect in every way for petite women. Holds a ton, not overpowering on my 5'2', 114lb frame. I love the pocket in the front and there is slight structure to the bag so it doesn't collapse when standing upright. I have to comment on Madewell's customer service as well. I wanted this monogrammed in linen, but it was a store only item. I purchased it from my local store in Scottsdale. They shipped it to Austin, where there is in house monogramming and I had my bag within a week of when I purchased it. Thank you Madewell!!
Date published: 2017-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect everyday Tote Have been eyeing the medium transport for a while now. I am SO happy that I decided to get one. It's the perfect goldilocks size for me, not too big not too small; just right. I got mine in black and love the classic look and style of it. If you're debating, just do it.
Date published: 2017-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great bag for book lovers! I adore this bag! I carry multiple books and notebooks with me wherever I go, and this bag fits them so well, including my other everyday belongings. I can also wear it as a cross body pretty comfortably, but not as long as a smaller messenger bag or cross body. (I'm 5' 5") I didn't have this happen to me personally, but I read several reviews that this bag bled dye onto clothes. I bought a cheap leather treatment online and treated it as soon as I bought it. (Granted I would have anyway to keep it nicer.) I have never had it bleed onto any of my clothes. Moral of the story.. this bag is amazing and the perfect size!
Date published: 2017-07-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The bag of all bags I've been looking for a bag for sometime that was perfect for me, to no avail, then I was watching YouTube' seaweed kisses and saw this. I couldn't be happier. It arrived fast and is literally perfect. A sturdy well made bag that says nothing other than quality. Highly recommended.
Date published: 2017-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect bag Plenty of room and so well made! This bag is the perfect size and the leather is like butter. I will want another in a different color soon. This is my go to bag for work or play.
Date published: 2017-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect size I love my new bag. The only thing I might change would be to have a zipper across the top. Otherwise, it is perfect. The brown leather color is beautiful, and looks like a bag that would be much more expensive. It holds quite a bit, and is perfect for travel. I do love my first Madewell product.
Date published: 2017-07-03
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