By the late 1940s, Lucite purses were being produced by a number of designers. Big names include:
Whatever the color, Lucite handbags are hot, hot, hot. Perennial favorites among collectors, these bags haven’t lost their appeal among the vintage clothing and accessories crowd for more than 25 years.
A view of Lucite handbags in a SoHo storefront. Photo courtesy of Janice Barta