This bag can be made with two handle styles; a short handle or adjustable strap. The instructions for both are detailed in the pattern. The pattern pieces are provided for the bag and each step is detailed with pictures and descriptions for you. With all the beautiful fabrics and fabric designers now available to you online, the selection of fabrics for this bag are endless! You can use both home decorator fabric or cotton weight fabric for each bag! Have fun and create you own Mara Bag to match you style!