My particular frame had a little ring at the side for attaching a wrist strap. I just added a little knot to it instead (tutorial for later). Frames come with or without the ring. The deeper you make your bag (measurement "C"), the wider you can open the frame. My bag at 2.5" deep doesn't open very wide, but I am perfectly okay with that.
Do you remember the Made in a Snap Bag pattern? It's a cute little purse but it is small, designed as a bag for your essentials. What if you need a little more room, have a lot of ‘essentials' or just prefer something in a different style? Well, the purse frame on the Made in a Snap Bag is completely removable, so it makes great sense to make several covers in different styles and fabrics. Here is the Ruffled and Ready Bag using exactly the same purse frame – looks completely differen...