Tigist was just a young girl when her dad passed away. She was left with a burden to provide for her family and no hopes for a bright future. She is now ABLE to dream of her future again... "...I have been working in the leather industry for 6 years as a stitcher and sample maker. I am very happy with the opportunity I have working and even dream one day to open up my own business." [ see more of her story ] The new leather clutch in named in her honor. Thank you for your purchase, and for creating sustainability and hope for women like Tigist.