‘How do I love thee, let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height,’ once said the poet, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, which is how we feel about the hand-embroidered bags by Egyptian siblings Aya and Mounaz Abdelarouf. Launched in 2014, Okhtein promotes Egyptian artistry, craftsmanship and culture. It also provides assistance to skilled female workers who face financial hardship. Each one is perfectly formed to hold all our stuff. Shop our edit of straw and leather tote bags.