Whatcom Talk – May 14, 2015:

Calling all up-cycled, re-styled and new-styled fashionistas! On June 4 from 5:00 p.m. to 8: 30 p.m., Lydia Place—along with event partners TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy and Whatcom County Association Of REALTORS—will host the third annual Handbags For Housing at the Downtown Bellingham Depot Market Square; an evening of fashion and fun benefitting homeless families.

Bellingham Explorer – May 2015:

Handbags for Housing; the annual Lydia Place fashion-oriented fundraiser looms large in the “passion for fashion” of hundreds of women following their hearts to make a difference and using the beautiful world of colors, textures and glamour to create a better reality for the families helped by Lydia Place.