The fabric shown in the background of this page is called
"Bali Strand of leaves, navy and magenta."

An Amazing selection of
Tote Bags, Purses & Accessories!

More than 20 different bag and accessory styles, and over 500 gorgeous fabric selections.

Fabrics range from stunning to subtle, cute to sophisticated, classic to modern. Try the "search" page to find a specific theme, interest, or color.

Affordable - Purses and tote bags range from $16 to $45; accessories from $4 to $11.

Lightweight - Comfortable and easy to carry.

Useful - Pockets, adjustable straps, key-clips, and more.

Easy Care - most bags are flat, for easy packing or storing. Almost everything is washable.


Thursday September 12 I may not be at the Northville Market - good chance of rain. Call me in the morning for final decision!
In general, I'm at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market on Saturdays(8-3), the Ann Arbor Artisan Market on Sundays (11-4), and Northville on Thursdays (8-3).
You can learn more about our Sunday Artisan Market on our website -
***Call me on the day of market to make sure I went; my attendance at all markets is dependent on the weather.

NOTE: If you are unable to shop at these markets, you may place an order by phone (734) 525-3549, or email

You may make an appointment to come to my home to shop; call me at (734-525-3549)

I've been designing and making bags for over 40 years. My styles are simple and functional. What makes the products is the beautiful fabrics I find. I have an eye for color and design, and I know what my customers like. I look at more than 50,000 fabrics a year, searching for unusual and beautiful fabrics that will work for me and that my customers will like. It's like a treasure hunt.
Daren Otis

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