Otto | Special Edition Purple Heart Beholden Plum + Brown Leather Handbag
Regular price $240.00
The Otto is arguably R.Riveter’s most popular and iconic handbag. With an adjustable crossbody strap and functional handles, the Otto is an incredible bag for any occasion. Wear it on your shoulder with a shortened strap, carry it by the handles, or sling it across your body as a hands-free crossbody bag!
We’re donating 10% of net sales of this Special Edition Beholden Plum Otto to Warriors and Quiet Waters in honor of Purple Heart Day. This incredible organization gives service members who have experienced PTSD a chance to find healing through their therapeutic programs.
Each R.Riveter handbag takes a journey across the country before arriving at your doorstep. Components are crafted by independent military spouses in their homes around the nation, and shipped to R.Riveter's FabShop to be assembled into a one-of-a-kind product.
- Height 13" x Width 12" at opening x Depth 4" x Drop 3"
- Weight 1.48 lbs
- Canvas body with genuine Brown Leather - For care instructions please visit HERE
- Leather Bottom with Brass Feet
- Zipper Closure
- Adjustable leather cross body strap, from 35 - 44 inches
- Width of strap is 1 inch
- 2 Leather handles
- Two exterior open pockets
- Two interior open pockets, One zipper pocket
INSPIRATION BEHIND THE NAME
The Otto was named after one of the original Rosie the Riveter’s, Mrs. Elinor Otto. When WWII began and men were pulled away from their jobs to serve their country, Mrs. Otto was one of the nearly 6 million women who went to work to keep the country moving forward. She worked until 2014 when she was laid off when the BOEING Plant shut down operations. She was responsible for working on every single C-17 plane that went through that plant.
Maintenance of R. Riveter Leather:
We love using real veg tanned leather in our handbags because they just better with age. If you happen to get scratches or water marks, you can usually get the bag looking new again with just a little maintenance.
Please click here to read about how to care for your veg tanned leather.
Canvas Care Suggestions:
When spot cleaning the canvas, we suggest using a brush or sponge with water only to wipe it off soiled area. We do not recommend using anything other than water as it could discolor canvas material.