Stefanie Richmond: Designer
Stefanie was born and raised in Guatemala. She has always had a love for art which led her to start a fashion brand. In collaboration with artisans in her local neighborhood of Pastores, Guatemala she creates one of a kind leather & textile goods.
Lindsay Kelly: Marketing
After traveling for many years, and acquiring a rich love for Guatemala, Lindsay decided to spend time in Antigua working with Kolt Handmade. Originally from Lawrence, Kansas she is the only non-Guatemalan member of the team.
Leyby was born in San Luis, Pastores, Guatemala. She is Stefanie's right hand in creating all the new bags. Every project begins with them sitting down together and making a plan. From hand-sewing leather wallets to taking care of production, she is amazing!
Gladys was born and raised in Guatemala. She is one of the distributers of the vintage textiles we use. She also makes the beautiful tassel and pom poms for some of our designs. She is an incredible part of our team.
Sergio works from Pastores, Guatemala which is a town know for its amazing leather work. He is solely responsible for making all of our shoes. His expertise and eye for perfection ensure the highest quality for all of our boot styles.