How To Measure Your Handbag

This guide will assist you in measuring your custom handbag and strap.

How do I pick the right strap (handles) length for my bag? 

Measure the strap length of your current bag.
  1. Take a tape measure and measure from the top of the body of the bag to the peak of your strap.   
  2.  Find the length closes to this measurement in inches.   



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Strap Drop Length According to Height: 

Drop length is the measurement of the handle or shoulder strap of your bag. Measurement is taken from the top of your bag to the peak of your strap.
  • H (5 - 5'3) - 18 inches
  • H (5'2 - 5'8) - 20 inches
  • H (5'5 - 6) - 23 inches

 Strap Length Size:

Starting from one end of the strap where it is connected to your bag. You will measure the strap length to the opposite end of the strap.

  • Short handles (Handheld): 12 - 20 inches
  • Shoulder Strap: 30 - 40 inches
  • Crossbody Strap: 50 inches
  • Extra-long: 60 inches
  • Adjustable strap: (22 to 60 inches)
Purse Strap Size Chart - Danielle Royal

     Selecting a Strap Width:

     Portion of the strap that rest on your shoulder or in your hand.

    • Petite: - 3/8 inch - 1/2 inch
    • Standard: 3/4 inch - 1 inch
    • Large: 1 1/2 inch - 2 inch

     Handbag Size:                             

    How to measure a bag

     Width - measure the front of your bag from left to right.

    Height - measure the front of your bag from top to bottom (do not include your purse handle (s) or strap).