This purse is made entirely by hand. The patterns for both of these bags are hand cut from an hair on cowhide. The bucket bag body is made from the hair on cowhide with a brown leather cowhide bottom. The double straps are black cowhide leather. Both the bucket bag purse and the waist purse are saddle stitched, which is a process of hand stitching simultaneously with two needles. The bucket purse has two inside pockets with a magnetic closure. The waist purse is created from thre separate pouches that are stiched together, so you have 3 single compartments with a magnetic closure.