100% genuine Italian leather purse is interwoven with colored and embossed strips of more leather. This makes for a pleasing striped look on both sides. There is also a contrasting color whip stitched into the fixed loop handle which has a 6" drop. Top snaps close. The rest of the exterior is in excellent condition. The interior is pristine, very clean and fresh and crisp. The solid camel color tan fabric has a center zipper pocket as well as side zipper pockets and open pouches. This is a very pretty, yet sturdy bag that holds its shape no matter the contents. Substantial in size, 14"Lx11"Hx4"W. Call it a purse or a tote, it's still a great bag.