SOHO SLOUCH BAG -- Simple and supple--in irresistible butter-soft suede. Unencumbered by pockets or grommets, zips or snaps, it's your go-to carryall for everything from books and magazines to art supplies. x x strap drop.
Bad link but interesting way to make purse handles. Make long rectangle out of leather or pleather. Make a template to use to cut ends then cut each end of rectangle. Fold in half and sew up to the curved ends.