The Messenger features 100% American cow full-grain leather — the very best quality hides. The color is a rich brown leather with copper undertones — it complements any lifestyle. The bag is lined with soft, rich chocolate pigskin. The Messenger features heavy duty stitching on every seam. The adjustable shoulder strap is sturdy but supple, and includes a shoulder patch for added comfort. The inside of the Messenger includes a fully lined and padded pocket for your laptop, as well as a second lined compartment for your on the go accessories. You’ll also find a third pocket, 2 business card slots, and 2 pen slots. The outside of the Messenger includes a fourth full size pocket and a matching leather strap to slip over the handle of your roller bag on your travel adventures. Each Original Franklin bag comes to you in solid wood shipping crate – a perfect home for your bag. Wrapped in a custom muslin drawstring bag, and resting on a bed of natural wood fiber, your Original Franklin bag will make its way to its new home well protected. Plus, it’s a rugged but wonderful wood box you’ll want to keep and use for storage and resting your bag. And be sure to look carefully for more delightful surprises inside your crate, like compliment cards to hand to all those admirers who compliment you on your discerning style.