Originally Posted by wiimii
This. I also think that a smaller stitch size would look better, as would linen thread so you dont have to pull up the stitches quite so tight. We stitch at 10spi as a min, but 8 would be enough for your stitching to look more elegant and professional. An edging tool will also help to make the exposed edges look more finished and wear less badly.
I disagree with the posters saying add more detail. Add the features you want or need, but dont add anything uneccassary - let the leather and workmanship speak for itself. The bags look good and you'll only get better with practice.
They're good bags, you should be pleased with them,