Women's Museum of California

Preserving the Past, Inspiring the Future

VIP Reception: One Hundred Years of One Hundred Handbags

VIP Reception: One Hundred Years of One Hundred Handbags

Events

Event Date:
Thursday, June 01 2017
Time:
6:00PM

What is the event about?

Fashion, utility, lifestyle...handbags are intrinsically connected to how women live in modern society. This exhibit explores how women’s lives have shaped the fashion of handbags through a collection of one hundred handbags ranging from the 1850s to the 1950s. Peer into the style choices of a flapper, a pioneer, and a Victorian socialite and discover the origins of one of women’s most beloved accessory.

 

VIP Reception - June 1st at 6:00PM

Museum members and special guests only

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