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the brand

TOTOTÈ.STUDIO is a Dutch and ethical bag brand which launched in September 2020. The brand designs bags with the belief that responsibility can be integrated circle round.

pillars

By designing according to the three core-pillars ‘upcycled, ethical and Dutch design’, the brand aims to intertwine multiple forces, putting people and the planet first.

manifesto

by working with in-stock and dead-stock leather, with leftover fabrics, as well producing locally in The Netherlands with newcomer-refugees, TOTOTÈ.STUDIO aims to redirect bad into good, using creativity as a means of empowerment.

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100% LEFTOVER LEATHER
100% UNIQUE VINTAGE SCARF LININGS

all bags are produced with leftover leather and unique vintage scarfs used as linings. In this way there is no need to produce new materials and dead-stock gets blown into a new life.

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100% PRODUCED BY NEWCOMERS
WITH A REFUGEE BACKGROUND 

all bags are manufactured in collaboration with Makers Unite, working side to side with the most talented newcomer-refugees, creating products as a means op empowerment.

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100% DESIGNED AND PRODUCED
IN THE NETHERLANDS

with producing locally, we minimize transport emissions and are able to secure a safe work environment as well healthy wages for all manufactures.

OUR PACKAGING IS CERTIFIED BY FSC® INTERNATIONAL (RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT OF THE WORLD’S FORESTS)