Every handbag collector wants to buy a high-quality vintage purse instead of a fabulous fake. However, some of them may don’t know how to identify vintage bags. In general, when buying vintage purses, you should check their outer skin, stitching and lining. 1. Collect basic information Read books about vintage purse history from public library.
Some purses stored in the dusty closet are probably antiques worth several hundred dollars. Appraise any purses that may qualify as antiques. Check all purses that could possibly qualify as antiques. Repair any visible damage. Find each purse’s manufacturer’s label. Search it on the internet to get more information to understand the value of your