How-To: Braided Purse Strap

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How-To: Braided Purse Strap


If you’ve got a bag or two that are out of commission due to strap-related difficulties, then you might consider putting those bags back into rotation with this handy DIY braided purse strap tutorial from Wattlebird.

I tend to fill my purses to the brim and use them until they basically fall apart. The strap is usually the first thing to go. Luckily, there are ways to update purses with new straps. Here’s a really easy method that actually turned out even better than I expected.


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