happy worlds

Category: Purses and Wallets...

  • ask your purse what you should buy
  • a gift of cash in a new wallet
  • a wallet with lots of pictures in it is more valuable than one with lots of money
  • Put money in thy purse. (Wm. Shakespeare)
  • If a man empties his purse into his head no one can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. (Benjamin Franklin)
  • searching for handbags at Barneys, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, and Saks
  • a purse is a little house for a mobile life
  • the very first bag was probably skins tied to a stick and the earliest forms were tied to the waist; shoulder bags and pouches were worn across the body for peasants only
  • the first real leather handbag was created for travel purposes
  • the idea of an important bag, a bag that announces both status and substance, began in the 19th century but was perfected in the 20th
  • Handbags (a Workman book)