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The Simple Crossbody Bag
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The Simple Crossbody Bag
The Simple Crossbody Bag
The Simple Crossbody Bag
The Simple Crossbody Bag
Product Details
The kind of take-everywhere-stash-everything leather crossbody you'll want in every color (and, at this sweet price, why not?). Because we're all about the details, we outfitted this one with a sleek adjustable strap and a zipper pull that can handle a bag accessory (or two).
  • 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.
  • Zip closure.
  • Interior pocket.
  • 21 5/8" removable shoulder strap.
  • 6 5/16"H x 9 7/16"W x 1 3/4"D.
  • Import.
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The Simple Crossbody Bag

The Simple Crossbody Bag is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 59.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Little Purse I have a lot of larger purses and totes I use day to day, but this is a great little purse to run around with on weekends or when traveling. Nicely fits my wallet, phone, & keys. Pretty light and stays firmly on my shoulder. Just what I was hoping for.
Date published: 2017-10-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect everyday bag Love my new bag! It's simple, clean, go with everything! Perfect size for a slim wallet, phone & keys. Just grab & go!
Date published: 2017-10-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little bag Great small crossbody, hold essential stuff and is light weight.
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for Petites Such a lovely and minimal bag, and it looks great with the blind imprint. I have this in black and it's already become my go-to bag. It's a perfect size to carry necessities, but you won't be able to fit in a book unless it's a pocket sized book. I have the strap to its longest setting and it works perfect for me, but I'm 5'2". I think the strap might be too short for taller folks, so be mindful of that when considering this bag!
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and functional I've been using this bag everyday since I got it. I'm 5'4 and didn't find the strap length to be an issue. It's big enough for all the essentials - your wallet, phone, a couple lipsticks with room for other small items. The leather is a little stiff but it's a structured bag, so that's to be somewhat expected. Overall, I'm very happy with this bag! It goes with everything.
Date published: 2017-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Meets my needs perfectly Great for Day to day use. Fits all my essentials. Nice durable zipper. Particularly like that the strap is not attached to the bag by a metal clip or clasp, as this was the part of my previous bag that broke.
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The bag I have waited for all my life :) For a petite girl who has uncompromising style, design and quality standards, and for whom ALL purses, bags, clutches, crossbodies have come up short (or fat, or squat, or unwieldy) THIS bag, with its utterly simple, clean, haute lines nails it- in every good way possible, leaving me wondering WHY it took so long to make such a piece. Thanks Madewell, you are my insiders forever!
Date published: 2017-04-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classic bag This is a great classic bag that will be in style for years to come. Ease to throw on for a day full of errands, chasing kids or whatever the day brings.
Date published: 2017-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally, a crossbody for short people! I'm 4'11 and this perfectly hits at my hip. Most bags attach their straps with hardware, but the straps weave on the outside of the bag. The bag itself is very slim - an iPhone, cardholder, keys, and lip balm were able to fit comfortably and there was still room left.
Date published: 2017-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little bag! This is the prefect small crossbody bag. It's just the right size to hold essentials and goes with anything. The strap is just the right length for me, I am 5'4" tall.
Date published: 2017-04-07
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