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Thank you for visiting!  My name is Tony and I am the Owner and Maker of MUSTACHE-MOHAWK. My mission is to create sustainable, durable, heirloom quality  goods that are handmade with the highest attention to detail and craftsmanship. 

"Less is More" Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. 

"Form follows Function" Louis Sullivan.

Quotes from great designers that inspire me every day.  


As an Industrial Designer I will strive to bring you simple, durable, beautiful goods.  

Built with no frills, confusing pockets,  or zippers that eventually break and render a bag useless.

Each item is made-to-order from start to finish by me in Burlington, Vermont. Items are made in limited quantities, small runs of less than 10 units.

I source all my cotton canvas, leather, brass hardware and 100% Wool felt from the USA. 

The Leather I use is Full Grain meaning it retains all the character from the Range; i.e. insect bites, stretch marks, and scars from barbed wire are still visible on many of the hides I purchase.  No two hides are the same and each leather item will vary from another.


Most sewing is done by hand.  For hand stitching I use a saddle stitch.  The saddle stitch is one of the oldest and best ways to join leather pieces.

When you place an order...

Processing Time
Once your order is placed the typical lead time for a made-to-order item is 2-3 weeks. 

Tote bags and Small goods can be made and shipped out within 7-10 days.

Rucksacks, Briefcases, and Duffel bags require 3-4 weeks to acquire materials and complete.

I maintain a small inventory and those items can be packaged and shipped out within 1 week.

Delivery Times
Once your item(s) is complete and thoroughly inspected, a confirmation email with the shipping details and tracking number will be sent to the email provided.

For larger goods I ship USPS Standard Mail, 6 - 10 business days.

Small goods will USPS Priority Mail, 2 -3 business days.
In cases of rush orders, I will work with you as best as I can to meet your ship date requirements.

Return/Exchange Policy
Made-to-order and custom orders are non-refundable. Please ask questions if you have doubts regarding an item's size or materials used. If you placed an order and would like to cancel please contact me within 24 hours of receipt of payment. 

All sales are final.

Additional Questions
If you have questions regarding orders and shipping please free to contact me.

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