Peter Dooney and Frederic Bourke founded their namesake company in 1975 based upon exceptional ideals and standards that set their goods apart from the rest. These standards helped to create the distinctive appearance and unmatched durability that eventually became their hallmark. Today, Peter Dooney is still the President & Designer and the creative force behind his company, which is based in Norwalk, CT. Dooney & Bourke standards include the use of superior materials, traditional designs and the finest craftsmanship. Every piece, from tote bags to wallets, is rich with detail and functionality. Convenient pockets, hooks and secure closures keep your belongings safe yet easily accessible. Dooney & Bourke handbags offer incredible versatility and effortless style.