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Cupids On The Prowl

It’s February, and Cupid on the prowl with his bow and arrow – looking for likely targets. He has shown up in our perfume and vanity items with some regularity over the ages. Take a look at our many […]

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Registration and Highlights of Our Upcoming 35th Annual Convention

Our 2023 Convention will be held IN PERSON April 27 – April 30, 2023 in Dallas, TX! Many new events have been scheduled.  Get a taste of what we have in store for you! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

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Now Accepting Submissions For Treasures Found

One of our annual convention events is Treasures Found, where our panel of experts reviews items submitted either in advance or in person, and seeks to identify the item and answer the submitter’s questions. We are NOW accepting […]

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IPBA 2023 Convention Preliminary Schedule of Events

IPBA 35th Annual Convention Preliminary Schedule of Events* ALL TIMES are USA Central Time: WEDNESDAY – APRIL 26, 2023 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Grab & Go Breakfast 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Optional Tour – Grapevine, Texas: […]

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View a Perfume Bottle Quarterly Sample

One of the benefits of IPBA membership is the Perfume Bottle Quarterly (aka the PBQ).  While our archives of 35 years of PBQ issues is for members-only, we’re providing here a sample of our award-winning PBQ for non-members […]

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Welcome the 7,000th Item in the IPBA Virtual Museum!

Porcelain bottle depicts Cupid at his grinder in front of a fountain with a mask face.  At the bottom is a black spotted dog with his red collar.  The porcelain bottle and stopper with brass fittings has a […]

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Announcing Our 2023 Convention Keynote Speaker

We are delighted and honored to welcome Erin Parsons As our Keynote Speaker for the 2023 Dallas convention

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Do you have perfume bottles or vanity items that you are interested in selling? The PERFUME BOTTLES AUCTION, organized by renowned specialist Ken Leach, is the official auction of the International Perfume Bottle Association’s annual convention.  This auction […]

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FIRST PLACE: Gustavo Santana

2023 Perfume Bottle Design Competition Now Open

Previous Winners (left to right): 2016 (tie) Domingo Navales for “Octopus” and Gregoris Komodromas for “Aphrodite”; 2017 Paul Mabe for “Trillium”; 2018 Elaine Hyde for “Black and Blue”; 2019 Gustavo Santana; 2021 Anna Boothe for “Laurel Berry”; 2022.Gustavo […]

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Looking For 2023 Raffle Donations

The IPBA is looking for 2023 Raffle Donations for our Dallas, Texas Show!   Please help with this wonderful annual convention fund raiser by providing “something special” for this event. The funds generated by this event support the […]

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Make Your Hotel Reservation for Convention 2023

IPBA’s 35th convention will be at the fabulous lakeside resort: Hilton Dallas | Rockwall Lakefront 2055 Summer Lee Drive, Rockwall, Texas The Lone Star Chapter is already planning a wonderful experience for you, deep in the heart of […]

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What Is It? What’s It Worth?

To get the right information so that you can identify, insure, sell or simply appreciate your bottle you should become an educated consumer by researching your bottle or collection via several avenues – eBay, auction sites, the internet-at-large […]

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