Chilewich woven designs and development have significant environmental impact, especially in the world of zips, pouches, totes, and bags. Replacing the petroleum-based plasticizers in yarns with phthalate-free, renewable vegetable compounds. The innovative new yarns and fabrics, called TerraStrand are petroleum free. The small totes are therefore that much more stylish and are the ideal size to fit seamlessly into any personal style. Totes combine innovative practicality with serene sensibility, making it a natural fit as both an everyday staple and a statement accessory. Each tote also features nylon straps and an inside pocket.