The distressed canvas with top grain genuine leather give the Weekender a comfortable lived in feeling from the day you buy it. This bag has all the features of a high end luxury bag but without the high end price. The Weekender is a great bag for short trips, it meets the airline requirements for carry on, it has an inside zipper pocket as well as an outside zipper pocket with a brass zipper. the top closure is a brass zipper so you can keep everything inside safe and secure. The inside of the bag is fully lined for extra protection.