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Facts, Tips and Articles

Another Fine Mesh You've Gotten Me Into - A look at the various mesh purse styles and tips on shopping.

Beaded Purses - History, early reticule through the flapper & steel beaded purses, cleaning tips coming soon.

Box Purses - History, manufacturers and cleaning tips.

Celluloid Albums & Boxes - The inventor, history and styles.

Change Purses - History and styles.

Compact Purses - Manufacturers, history and styles.

Handbags, the 1940's versus the 2000's - A look inside the secretive mysteries of the handbag.

Ladies Powder Compacts - History, styles and cleaning tips.

French & Elegant Evening Handbags - Manufacturers, history, cleaning and storage tips.

Glue Is Worse Than Four Letter Word - Why not glue it?

Hand Mirrors & Sets - History and styles.

Mesh & Metal Purses - Manufacturers, history, cleaning and storage tips.

Micro Beaded Mania - Determining the micro bead.

Nippon, Noritake, Occupied Japan - History

Perfume, Scent & Cologne Bottles - History, cleaning and storage tips.



Petit Point & Tapestry Purses - History, cleaning and storage.

Personal & Wardrobe Accessories - History and data.

Porcelain Conditions: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly - Addresses commonly used descriptive terms.

Our Love Affair with Limoges - Our unending attraction to the finest porcelain worldwide.

Rhinestone Purses - History, manufacturers, cleaning and storage tips.

Rhinestones are a Girl's Best Friend - The fashionable and historical fascination with the rhinestone purse.

Scenic Beaded Purses - History and styles.

Tending To Your Vanity - A look at vanity styles and the accessories which enhance it's appeal.

The Purse and the Peacock Phenomenon - The allure of the exotic peacock.

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