Basket Purse with Springtime Scene. 1960s. Maker: Midas of Miami. White-painted wicker picnic-style bag with hot pink velvet inset on the front and at the top. Design features a painted tree, applique pink and blue flowers, and faux mother-of-pearl birds. Gold trim. White and gold handles. Three gold feet. Inside lined in pink satin-like fabric.
I know I say certain designers are “my favorite,” but, truly, the Midas of Miami brand is one of the best, with handmade designs that are like no other. In fact, I have duplicates of some Midas bags and even those have slight variations. Check out this bonus pic!