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Heavy Baggage

An interesting snippet I discovered yesterday from the Montreal Gazette, August 29, 1968: “Women who carry heavy handbags sometimes suffer from unpleasant finger tingling… Dr. Ronald Barber, a diagnostic expert, told a group of physiotherapists heavy handbags can cause women … Continue reading

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It’s in the bag!

(Originally blogged July 6, 2009) Ever since the Fashion History Museum was founded, the offer of donations of artifacts has been constant. I am already behind in cataloguing and sharing some of the donations on this blog. Last week we … Continue reading

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