Perfume Bottle Quarterly Archive: Summer 2019

Summer 2019

On the Cover:

Convention 31. Commemorative Issue.

Table of Contents

  • THIS WAY IN >>>   31st Annual Convention Summary:  Thank You, Chicago Skyliners!
  • TOUR HIGHLIGHT:  Three Chicago tours by land and by boat! Enjoy a few memories of the famed Dreihaus Museum, Walnut Room, and Museum of Science & Industry
  • WELCOME to our 51 First-Time Convention Attendees!  Now, let's jump right into our EIGHT amazing Vanity Table Talks
  • SYMPOSIUMS:  two featured events included a 5-part presentation on Centuries of Antique Perfume Bottles and the 3-part Art Deco Symposium 
  • EVERYONE'S FAVORITE:  The Perfume Bottle & Vintage Vanity Show & Sale welcomed a larger number of vendors with variety beyond description!
  • THE AUCTION:  believe it or not, fewer featured items but higher sales! Take a look at a selection of the crowd favorites and top sellers . . .
  • Book Signing! IPBA has several top-shelf authors — meet & greet
  • 2019 Raffle Winners:  one of IPBA's easiest and funniest fundraisers. Thank you!
  • PERFUME BOTTLE DESIGN CONTEST WINNERS!  What a spectacular showcase of talent and clever design concepts! Congratulations to each of our 2019 winners!
  • ANNUAL REPORT — PULL OUT SECTION:   A synopsis of IPBA activities and achievements PLUS a few ideas to help Members promote and celebrate IPBA!
  • IPBA's 2019 SHINING STARS!  Applause! Applause! to our 4 very deserving Stars!
  • Treasures Found:  our traditional Sunday morning wrap-up with all the curiosities for the curious collector
  • Okay, take a breath . . . and get ready for: "OPENING NIGHT" GALA EVENT:   A SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO THE OPENING of the PERFUME PASSAGE!
  • POWDER PUFF:   Compact collectors are often perfume collectors as well.
  • SCENTS A FLAME:  A.A. Vantine's Scentsational Goddesses
  • THE MARKETPLACE:  if you're looking for something lovely and sensational, start here . . . 
  • CODA
  • And a few friendly candids