You will need
  • leather;
  • - strong cord;
  • - needle and thread;
  • - scissors;
  • decorative chains, locks and rings
Vsheyte handle directly into the seam of the bag. This is the easiest way that requires no additional fasteners. It is suitable for hard bags rectangular shape and light textile "packages" where you rarely put something heavy. It should be remembered that this method has disadvantages: if the load on the handle would be excessive, then off they will together with fabric. To eliminate or mask such damage is almost impossible.
Tab handles on the outside. It's a versatile option that will fit nearly any model. Roll tubes two strips of leather of suitable length and thread the inside, strong cord, which must be shorter than the strips a few inches. Stitching the edges of the strips, make sure the stitches ended at 5 centimeters from the ends. Fold the edges so that they form triangles and sew them to the bag from the outside. As additional decoration, string on handle wooden rings or chains of faux pearls.
Attach handles with metal rings sewn into the fabric. Enough for 2-4 rings on each side, depending on the size of the product. Having passed through rings of cord or braid folded thick cloth, the bag can be pulled in the manner of a sack or sacks. Handles can also be made from leather cords, braids, or chains, by which bag as if strung. Usually this method is suitable for products shaped from soft leather, synthetic leather or suede.
Take the handle of a rigid material to give the bag a vintage charm. Carved wooden handle, thick plastic rings or large clasp-"kisses" you can search on flea markets or in grandma's closet. They are sewn at the side or the top seam of the product. If the bag is made from soft fabric, it can be assembled decorative pleats so that they radiated from a center of the fastener to the edges.