About Me

Downtown Dharma is a purveyor of fine bags and accessories. Designed for and inspired by creative professionals, each ONA product is handcrafted using premium materials. Founded in 2010 and based in Washington DC, we take great pride in crafting timeless designs that protect your essentials while complementing your style.

OUR MATERIALS
Downtown Dharma use premium materials, such as full-grain leather, waxed canvas, and solid brass hardware. We source all of our materials with great care from some of the finest suppliers around the globe, from the United States to Italy.

OUR DESIGNS
Every Downtown Dharma posts is designed with the input and feedback of a global community of photographers and storytellers. Our designs are then handcrafted by a dedicated team that pays meticulous attention to every detail. We take great pride in crafting timeless designs that protect your creative essentials while complementing your style.

OUR NAME
In Swahili, the word ona (pronounced ō’na) means, “to feel,” “to believe,” and “to experience with the eyes.”