This waxed canvas pouch snaps onto a leather holder so you always have a pouch handy. It has a belt loop or can be clipped on too the belt loop on your trousers, the waistband, or your purse. The wax canvas pouch as a drawstring closure for when it is in use and snaps off the leather base so you can carry your treasures easily. The wax canvas is water repellent and can be wiped clean. Please don't use soap on it because that will remove the wax finish.