Christie’s repositioned handbags as objets d’art

Christie’s repositioned handbags as objets d’art

By Jen King Luxury Daily April 7, 2017 MUSCAT, Oman – Although one of the newest categories offered by the 250-year-old auction house, Christie’s rare and vintage handbag department has become one of its most profitable. The handbag department at Christie’s boasts the...
The Handbag’s Tale

The Handbag’s Tale

The Handbag's Tale Medieval or modern, handbags reveal their bearers’ secrets more than they hide them. An Object Lesson. By Julie Schulte The Atlantic April, 7, 2017 I had started out thinking handbags and purses were the same thing. I was a handbag newbie, an unpaid...
February 2017 Board Meeting Minutes

February 2017 Board Meeting Minutes

APCS BOARD MEETING - MINUTES February 20, 2017 Present: President Mary Nunn, Past President Jennifer Whitehair, Secretary Doris Coghill, Member At-Large Carlann Matz, Vice-President Kathy Gunderson, Treasurer Elaine Osowiecky Absent: Member At-Large Cathy Kaminsky,...
January 2017 Board Meeting Minutes

January 2017 Board Meeting Minutes

Meeting was started on the original scheduled date (January 16, 2017), but due to technical difficulties it was decided to reschedule for the following Monday.  However the technical difficulties continued so a few things were discussed, but most items were tabled for...
Judith Leiber is pushing for celebs to tote their handbags

Judith Leiber is pushing for celebs to tote their handbags

By Lisa Fickenscher New York Post March 8, 2017 Judith Leiber wants Lady Gaga, Beyoncé and Rihanna to be clutching the company’s quirky handbags the next time the paparazzi catch them at Starbucks. So, for the first time, the 54-year-old accessories label — known for...