How to attach Leather Straps to your handmade bags using belts for purse straps

cutting a belt to be used as a bag strap

Use a thrift store suede jacket a belt all you need is a tote bag pattern @ Home Ideas and Designs

Tutorial: Wrap and Fold Technique for Perfect Handles Every Time

Turn an old leather coat in to a fantastic bag / purse!

Make your own faux-leather purse handles | okay this is really clever and what a great idea!

Tips for sewing with leather on a home machine

bag tutorial with pretty belt...

Good instructions on making a long interfaced strap for a bag.

Denim Purse Designer Inspired Leather Shoulder Hand Bag

This would be super cute but I would make a shoulder strap from an old leather belt.

At home with Mrs H: How to make an adjustable purse strap with two clip ends

skeleton key as latch. Use old belt or purse strap and key -- "would be cool on a book cover, as well!"

How to make purse straps from belts

How to add an adjustable strap to your purse...tutorial with lots of pictures :)

How to add Leather Straps to a Handbag. March Bag handbag pattern made with Birch Organics Decor weight fabric.

Tips for making bag straps - and different ideas of how to attache them


Sewing Zippers in Bags Tutorial 1. (aka Zippered inner bag pocket)

How to make different straps for bags

Upcycle blouses and shirts into purses.