Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

BETHLEHEM Purse exhibit opens at Kemerer

Monday, October 7, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

PURSEonality: A Stylish Handbag History exhibit opened Oct. 11 at the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts, 427 N. New St., and the Moravian Museum of Bethlehem, 66 W. Church St.

There will be a timeline of the handbag, representing the trends of each decade; the Handbag Hall of Fame featuring the most rare, unusual, and expensive purses; and a wall displaying designs right off the runway to mass-produced bags available at big box retailers.

For more information, email lwukitsch@historicbethlehem.org or ljancay@historicbethlehem.org or visit https://historicbethlehem.org/collections/exhibits/purseonality-a-stylis....