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A California lifestyle brand that inspires women with high quality products made to last a lifetime.

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We use only beautiful top quality leather hides, so you'll never have to buy another bag. You'll have a Make Smith.

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Cross-body Belt Pouch


Whether you call it a cross-body fanny pack, hip pack, or belt pouch, we’ve finally made one of our own. The Belt Pouch is a minimalist’s dream bag. Equipped with back loops to strap into one of your belts or one of ours, it will always be by your side. Whether attached to the hip or across your chest for easy accessibility, it can be worn anyway and anywhere. Travel, hike, rock climb, explore, or cruise around town with the Make Smith Belt Pouch.

Designed to carry the essentials: Phone, wallet, makeup, watercolors, this bag is roomy enough to carry your daily “must-haves” and small enough to never be in the way. 

- Travel, Adventure, Hiking, Festivals, Everyday, All terrain Sports (i.e. biking, hiking, skiing, rock climbing)
- Carry Everyday Items: cellphone, passport, wallet (cash and credit cards). Also recreational tools, makeup, vape pen, etc. 

- Two Belt Loops—Fits up to 1.5 inch belt
- Three hole adjustable strap with brass button enclosure
- Fits across body, on hip, or waist
- Stitched with high strength nylon thread 
- Premium bridal leather, environmentally friendly, and organic plant base tanned.
- Backed by the Make Smith Lifetime Guarantee (see details)

Capacity Test: 

With plenty of extra room to spare, we were able to fit some bulky keys, hand sanitizer, a face mask, a wallet and some make up!

Belt Length: Extra long so you can wear it across your body. 28" to 40"

Length: 8.5 inches 
Height: 5 inches 
Width: 2 inches

Embossing Instructions:

1. Add Monogramming to your shopping cart along with your desired leather item(s). Your order will reflect this added service during the checkout process.

2. During "Checkout" in the "Special Instructions" field type the 3 letters you would like us to emboss. For example, "M D J".  We only emboss in one font, all uppercase, with no punctuation.

3. Repeat these steps for each item being embossed.

4. We will follow up with you by reaching out with a phone call and/or an email to confirm the embossing details.



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Make Smith Leather Co. is a family-owned and operated business started in Santa Barbara in the late 1950's. 


Our retail store and workshop is currently semi-open, meaning you are welcome to stop by and knock on the door between the hours of 11am & 5pm. We would love to make an appointment with you for pick up of an item or to see our products in person. Thank you!

(805) 699-6296


Make Smith Leather Co.

135 E. De La Guerra Street

Santa Barbara, CA. 93101


*Available by booking an appointment ONLY.

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