24 mins


Tubular Handles

Well-crafted leather tubular handles exude charm and sophistication. With proper materials and techniques, they neither bend nor wrinkle, providing remarkable structural integrity to a bag’s composition. In this tutorial, Peter Nitz teaches you how to create sleek and sturdy handles to attach to your luxury bag.

Tutorial Skills

1. Choosing the right materials

2. Techniques for wrinkle-free handles

3. Reinforcing handle ends

4. Attaching handles to bags

*Includes downloadable PDF pattern

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Book Private Leatherworking Lessons with Peter Nitz in Zurich

In the heart of Zurich, Peter Nitz offers private leatherworking and leather crafting classes at his Atelier studio. Individuals or groups who partake in Peter’s week-long course will gain exclusive access to his luxury leather materials, tools and Atelier workshop. More importantly, they’ll be privy to Peter’s unparalleled leather crafting knowledge, having the opportunity to ask detailed questions while learning a broad range of leather crafting skills and techniques from the master himself. 


At the end of the week, students will leave with a self-made leather good of their choosing. To book a private leather course in Zurich with Peter Nitz, please fill out the contact form below.

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