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Women's Foundation of Arkansas and Esse Purse Museum Team Up for New Series

by Soirée Staff 6/2/2016 1:14 pm

It's called Stories of Empowerment, and if you're interested in the history and future of Arkansas women, you're going to want to be there.

Esse Purse Museum Hosts Caro Nan Event

by Soirée Staff 3/7/2016 8:00 am

How does chatting about vintage fashion over a bit of afternoon tea sound? If you’re as intrigued as we are, keep reading.

Vintage Holiday Exhibit to Open at Esse Purse Museum

by Sandra McGrew 11/10/2015 6:05 am

Items from Christmas past will be on display during Esse Purse Museum's "Oh, What Fun! A Very Vintage Holiday" temporary exhibit this holiday season.

Take a Walk Through Fashion Heritage in the South

by Jess Ardrey 5/11/2015 8:38 am

Fashion Footprints, the event series celebrating the heritage of Southern fashion, winds down on Thursday with the final installment, "Fashion in Words and Pictures," and you're the one telling the story.

14 Best Brunch Spots for Mother's Day

by Sandra McGrew 5/8/2015 9:00 am

To the women who gave us life, you deserve a drink for breakfast. We've rounded up 14 of our favorite brunch spots, some of which are offering special Mother's Day surprises this weekend. Enjoy!

Hear Southern Style Confessions at Final Fashion Footprints Event

by Jess Ardrey 5/4/2015 9:11 am

The last installment of events celebrating the heritage of Southern fashion will hit the Oxford American on May 14, and will feature the stories and styles women shared at past events. Here's a sneak peek.

Tell Your 'Purse-onal Stories' at the Esse Purse Museum

by Jess Ardrey 4/6/2015 9:06 am

The next installment of the Fashion Footprints series is all about a woman's purse and the stories it could tell. Trust us, it's a lot of stories.

Capital Hotel Fashion Hour

by Staff 3/31/2015 12:00 am

The Capital Hotel hosted Fashion Hour in honor of New York Fashion Week. The hotel collaborated with Esse Purse Museum and designer Linda Rowe Thomas to hold an evening of friends, fashion and cocktails.

'Culture-cation' Deals Make Spring Break in Little Rock Even Better

by Jess Ardrey 3/17/2015 8:45 am

Who says you have to jet off across the country for spring break? These local organizations are offering discounts on already incredible experiences for the week. Score.

Weekend To-Do List: 8 Ways to Have a Golden Weekend

by Amanda Hoelzeman 3/12/2015 8:28 am

Whether you're into shamrocks or not, you're sure to find something these next few days to meet your end-of-the-rainbow expectations.

Don't Miss the Fashion Footprints Little Black Dress Event March 12

by Jess Ardrey 3/11/2015 8:02 am

The first in a three-part fashion series on the power of Southern style will feature one of the most powerful weapons in a woman's closet: the LBD.

Weekend To-Do List: 10 Events to Help You Spring Forward

by Amanda Hoelzeman 3/5/2015 8:17 am

We’ll lose an hour of weekend bliss, but rest assured we can fill the remaining hours with plenty of fun events.

New Esse Purse Museum Exhibit Finds 'Common Threads'

by Jess Ardrey 3/4/2015 7:30 am

Beginning this Saturday, the newest four-part exhibit to come to Esse is all about the convergence of sewing, family and tradition.

Fashion Footprints Spring Lineup Released

by Jess Ardrey 2/20/2015 8:29 am

Southern fashion winds deep into the heritage and biographies of the women who live here, and that's exactly what the Fashion Footprints springtime events seek to celebrate.

Mardi Gras Meets Valentine's Day in the Streets of SoMa Feb. 14

by Jess Ardrey 2/9/2015 9:20 am

It's going to be fun, it's going to be delicious and you're going to want to be there. Laissez le bons temps rouler.

Fashion Hour at The Capital Hotel Thursday

by Jess Ardrey 2/9/2015 8:33 am

Ok, fashion lovers. This is your chance to gush over the latest looks and favorites from the past with people just as excited as you. It's good to be surrounded by your own kind.

The Capital Hotel to Host Fashion Hour Feb. 12

by Jess Ardrey 1/27/2015 8:00 am

If you're head over heels for the New York Fashion Show, you are not alone. Come, join your people and catch a glimpse at some of the latest looks for 2015.

Power of the Purse

by Staff 12/1/2014 12:01 am

The Women’s Foundation of Arkansas hosted two Power of the Purse events this year. The first, “Evening Bag,” was a casual reception held at the ESSE Purse Museum the evening before the luncheon. The 16th annual luncheon took place the following day at the Statehouse Convention Center and honored Catherine Hughes, founding member of WFA, as the Woman of the Year in Philanthropy.

Holiday Shop Talk: 9 Sales, Events & Giveaways to Check Out

by Lee Hogan 11/26/2014 8:30 am

This is it. The holy grail of holiday shopping. Get ready. Set. Shop!

Esse Purse Museum's First Temporary Exhibit to Open This Weekend

by Lauren James 4/2/2014 8:00 am

Get ready! SoMa's Esse Purse Museum & Store will celebrate the history of hats with its first temporary exhibit, “The Milliner’s Art,” which opens Sunday.