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Top Canadian-made leather handbags and wallets

Find out where to get the best clutches, cross-bodies and totes made right here in Canada.

There’s a sense of luxury that comes along with buying a Canadian-made leather bag, purse or wallet — and also a sense of pride in supporting Canadian workers and our country’s economy. Whether you’re looking for a practical tote bag that can fit everything but the kitchen sink or a chic clutch or wallet for special occasions, you’re sure to find just what you’re looking for from these top made-in-Canada purse brands.

  • Note that not every product available on these websites is necessarily made in Canada. Some brands may only offer a small selection of Canadian-made products. Check the product description before buying to be sure.

Top 3 handbag brands made in Canada


A standard in Canadiana apparel.

When you think of Canadian clothing brands, Roots is bound to come to mind. This company is renowned for its quality clothing and beautiful leather bags.

BRAVE Leather

Handcrafted leather goods made right here in Canada.

With it’s focus on providing local jobs to Canadian artisans and craftsman, while also producing eco-friendly leather products, BRAVE Leather has defined the standard in Canadian leather products.

Brands on Etsy

Etsy hosts many smaller Canadian brands.

There are many Canadian small businesses on Etsy who make very high-quality, hand crafted leather bags. When you shop on Etsy from one of these businesses, you’re not only buying domestic, but you’re also supporting small businesses.

Retailers that offer Canadian-made handbag and wallet options

Just a few of the retailers that stock Canadian-made handbag and wallet brands include:

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Etsy is the place to shop for hand-made items and independent products.

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BRAVE Leather

You can count on BRAVE Leather to produce high-quality products from local artisans.

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Don’t forget about Amazon next time you want to buy made-in-Canada.

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Are Canadian-made handbags more expensive than imported bags?

Not necessarily. While many Canadian-made handbag brands can be a bit pricey, that’s because they typically offer handmade, designer handbags that are more expensive to produce than your average bag. Their handmade imported counterparts are usually just as expensive.

On the other hand, bags that are mass-produced in countries outside of Canada can be much cheaper because it takes much less time and money to create them.

Common questions about Canadian-made handbags

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