Handmade leather Ruck Tote with 2 years wear

July 2017

Handmade leather Ruck Tote tote bag / backpack, made in June of 2015 photographed in July of 2017.

Made and carried by Ian Cochrane, founder of Balsam Mountain Leather Co.

2 years wear with weekly and often daily use. Used to carry books, water bottle, keys, phone, drawing pens and sketchbooks and other various items.

Often worn while riding a bicycle.

Two major water stains from water bottle leaks.

Tan Ruck Tote in natural vegetable tanned leather. Bag on the left has been in use 2 years, bag on the right is unused.