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Thela Tan Tote Bag




A refined reworking of meli melo's first design, the BB bag, the Thela Handbag is a perfectly chic and classic Tote Bag. The Thela Tan is one of our most popular styles, loved by some of the best dressed Celebrities and stylish women around the world. Perfect for any occasion, the Thela is crafted from the softest Italian Leather with beautiful simple finishes and subtle branding. Every Thela Bag features the signature front flap, tongue and buckle closure and inverted carry handles. The tote can be worn in five different ways, use the long strap when on the go, corners tucked in, simply carry by the inverted handles or detach the matching Clutch Bag to take you from day to night. The two clips can also be connected to make it a compact style.


  • Made in Italy
  • Tan Italian leather 
  • Two top inverted handles, optional shoulder strap, flap and pull through fastening, gold hardware
  • Internal pouch pocket, internal zip pocket
  • Detachable tan leather clutch bag
  • W: 33cm x H: 30cm x D: 21cm
  • Bespoke

    Make your meli melo bag unique; add your name or initials to personalise your bag. Place your order today and we will have your bag monogrammed and dispatched within 2 weeks. For pricing, and colour inspiration please click here.


    Measurements are taken from the base:
    • Height: 12' / 30cm
    • Width: 18' / 45cm
    • Depth: 9' / 21cm
    • Handle Drop: 9' / 23cm

    Delivery & Returns

    Delivery detail

    UK Standard FREE (2-3 business days)

    UK Express £10 (pre 10:30am on next business day, or pre-noon Saturday*)

    US Standard FREE (through us.melimelo.com.); £30 (through current site) (2-3 Business Days)

    Europe £15 (2-3 Business Days)

    China £30 per item** (3-5 Business Days)

    Rest of World* £30 (3-5 Business Days)

    We only use reputable global couriers UPS and DHL to ship our product around the world.

    *Orders have to be placed before 3:30pm GMT and cannot exceed 10kg.

    **Due to regulations with customs in China, all orders with more than one item will have to be packaged and shipped as separate, individual items.

    For detailed delivery and returns details, please click here.
    Care Instructions

    We go to great lengths to create our Designer Handbags & Accessories with only the best Italian Leathers and manufacturing process. We recommend our customers use Specialist Collonil Care Products to protect and enhance the quality of the fine Italian leathers. See the full range of Collonil Care Products range .
    Please always store your product in the dustbag and box provided, and do not leave it exposed to natural sunlight, damp, humidity or water. Store in dry, dark conditions.

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