The Matthews Heritage Museum (232 N. Trade Street) will offer a new exhibit opening on March 19. My Favorite Things: Ladies Accessories will feature favorite items that woman from the early 20th century to the fifties treasured.

From baubles, bangles and beaded purses to collars, gloves and muffs, these items were designed to make women feel feminine and beautiful.

The exhibit will include hats, purses, hankies, gloves, shoes, and jewelry from the turn of the century to the fifties. The exhibit will be on display until September 12.

The Matthews Heritage Museum is open Thursday to Saturday each week from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information contact the museum at 704-708-4996.