A curated collection of stylish handbags. Minka's handbags are designed by owner, Michelle Rose and hand sewn in New England. Our leather is tanned in Italy using a low emission process, water based finishes in a tannery with solar panels and an elaborate recycling systems in place. Thread made in the USA. Sustainable Uashmama paper handbags are handmade in Italy. These handbags they look and feel like leather and wash like fabric. Their paper is made using virgin fiber from cultivation not deforestation.