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PURSEonally Speaking: Spring 2017

PURSEonally Speaking: Spring 2017

Apr 8, 2017 | No Comments

Please take a few moments to read the latest edition of our newsletter “PURSEonally Speaking.” Elaine Osoweicky, our newsletter editor, …

What Your Favorite Handbag Says About Your Personality

What Your Favorite Handbag Says About Your Personality

Apr 8, 2017 | No Comments

By Aubrey Almanza, Reader’s Digest
By looking at your purse, we can tell whether you prefer …

Jane Birkin ditches ‘too heavy’ namesake bag

Jane Birkin ditches ‘too heavy’ namesake bag

Apr 8, 2017 | No Comments

By Rebecca Jones, BBC News
Singer and actress Jane Birkin has said she now rarely uses the famous …

Leiber Handbags Celebrated at the Museum of Arts and Design

Leiber Handbags Celebrated at the Museum of Arts and Design

Apr 8, 2017 | No Comments

By Jennifer Landes, The East Hampton Star
Judith Leiber’s 65-year career has spanned not only …