Table of Contents
4 A cosmetic composition - welcome to a World of Vanity
5 Powder Puffs, Wands, and Boxes - the foundation of the cosmetics industry
8 Journey withus to Barcelona's Museum of Perfume - an amazing collection and the dream of Ramon Plana Buera
10 Have you met Laura Jean Allen? Her compact designs of the late 1940s and 1950s turned the heads of every girl with romantic notions...
12... and for every woman, there was the allure of Elizabeth Arden's "Harlequin" line of portable powders
13 What a woman (or man) was ever without a hankerchief? But, for the ladies, a few accessories had sum reponsibility to comfort, console - and communicate!
16 A node to the history of the Vanity Table. And a fond farewell to IPBA friend Jean Read
17 Half Dolls 102: the ABCs of Collecting
20 Sometimes a JAR is the most desired perfume bottle of all
22 The Mastery - and mystery - of Maurice Model
24 Young Collectors: catching up with Janey and Margaret
26 Powder Puff - the creative cosmetic innovations of Alfred Dunhill and Jacqueline Cochran
28 2018 Perfume Bottle Design Contest Official Rules
29 The Marketplace