Moschino Couture bodice from their "Cruise Me Baby" collection. Dark navy bodice has off-white silk satin bands sewn on horizontally. Double straps cross in the front and back and can easily be removed. Waist tie. Side zip. Lined. The piece is dated 5/5/1998 and numbered by Bergdorf Goodman.
Labeled IT 44, FR 40, GB 12, US 10
Bust: 36" Waist: 29" Center Front Length: 11" Center Back Length: 7 3/4"
Bold blouse from Neil Bieff retailed at Saks Fifth Avenue. It is made of magenta silk with allover sequins adornment. Round neck. Long sleeves. Elasticized waist. Center back hook and eye closure at neckline. Lined.
Vintage bustier from Thierry Mugler likely dates to the 1990's. It is made of white cotton sateen with a colorful camouflage print. Center back hook and eye closures. Lined with self fabric. Labeled a French size 38.
Vivienne Westwood blouse with unusual construction. Made of grey stretch cotton. Rounded front yoke creates three-dimensional effect. Single patch pocket at bust is slanted and follows the curve of the yoke. Button front. Turn down collar. Long sleeves have three-button cuffs. Unlined.
Junya Watanabe for Comme des Garcons blouse with extremely clever construction is made of silvery gray raw silk. Turn down collar is attached to blouse at center back neck. One side of collar drapes organically onto itself. Softly curving sleeves have flounce cuffs. Boxy fit. Asymmetrical button front, with button holes that are built into seams. Unlined.
Labeled size Small.
Condition: Very good with a small stain on the front (see photo).
Bust: 41" Waist: 43" Across Shoulders: 16" (Approximate) Sleeve Length: 24 1/2" (Approximate) Center Back: 24 1/2"
Gold vest from Joanna Mastroianni likely dates to the early 2000's. It is all-over embellished with seed beads, metal discs, gold-toned pearls, and rhinestones. Heavily embroidered in abstract pattern around edges. Single center-front hook and eye closure. Fully lined in black silk.
Antique Edwardian bodice dates to the early part of the 20th Century during the 1910's. It is made of cream-colored linen that has been hand-embroidered with large areas of openwork throughout. Round neck and cuffs are scalloped. Covered hook and eye closure to the right of the center front. Unlined.
Vintage beaded shell from Oscar De La Renta likely dates to the 1990's and is completely covered with cream colored faux pearls of varying sizes which are attached to a net base. Silk lining. Center back zipper.
Vintage size 10, contemporary size 4-6. Please see measurements.
Vintage jacket dates to the 1930's and is made of black silk chiffon. It is dotted throughout with copper colored sequins. Triangular Art Deco motif at hem and cuffs. No closures (but they could easily be added). Unlined.