Vintage beach pajamas date to the late 1920's through mid-1930's and are made of a soft red cotton with a stylized Art Deco floral print. V-neck has a textured white cotton center front panel. Single silver-toned button on white panel. Garment is unlined.
Museum-quality 1930's Eastern European blouse has bold, floral and grape vine hand-embroidery down the sleeves and on the front of the blouse. Made of a cream-colored cotton gauze. Filet lace inserts run vertically down sleeves. Wide strip of muslin added to the hem, presumably at the time the blouse was made or shortly thereafter. Unlined. No closures.
No size label but would be best suited for a Small/Extra Small.
Bust: 32-34" Waist: 34" Across Shoulders (approximate): 15" Sleeve Length (approximate): 20" Center Back Length: 21 1/2"
Vintage capelet dates to the 1930's and is made of lightweight black cotton that is covered in an allover pattern with glass bugle beads. Tag at center back neckline reads "Made in France". Center front tie closure. Unlined.
Condition: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
Vintage Chinese jacket likely dates to the 1930's and is made of black silk with multi-colored figural embroidery. Jacket features eight bird medallion embroideries as well as large heavily embroidered floral pattern at the hem. Center front frog closures. Lined
Vintage 1930's jacket is of Chinese origin and is made of black silk and features hand embroidery that depicts flowers, birds, and butterflies in a cool color palette. Five center front frog closures. Vents at center back and both side seams. Light blue silk lining.
Condition: Very Good with light wear to piping and frogs throughout. In some places the lining is hanging below the hem. There is some light marring to the silk fabric throughout. Batting at hems is no longer completely flat and uniform. This can easily be remedied by removing the batting.
Bust: 34" Waist: 35" Hips: 38" Across Shoulders: approximately 14" Sleeve Length approximately 17" Center Back Length: 26"
Vintage Chinese export coat dates to the 1920's through 1930's and is made of cream silk with allover floral and figural hand-embroidery worked in a pastel palette. Deep v-neck with notch lapel. Two looped button closure. Fully lined.
Condition: Excellent with some loose threads throughout. Additionally the coat was likely relined at some point. Please note that in the photos it appears that there is fading on the embroidery due to the harsh light; this is not the case.
Bust: 42" Waist: 44" Hips: 46' Across Shoulders: 16 1/2" Sleeve Length: 23" Center Back Length: 48"
1930's opera coat is made out of jet black silk velvet and has a ivory silk charmeuse lining that provides a stark contrast. Shawl collar is stitched in a diamond-shaped pattern, which creates texture and interest. Front and back shoulders are finely shirred and stitched down. Back side has gathers underneath the collar that release into fabric that forms a blouson at the back waist. Long, billowing sleeves gather at wrists. Single button closure at side waist. Fully lined.
Condition: Excellent- Lining was restored and replaced by a professional seamstress.
Bust: 36" Waist: 36" Hips: Open Sleeve Length: approx. 23" Center Back Length: 52"
Vintage two-piece ensemble dates to the 1930's and is made of cotton lace with an open weave. Bolero has no closures and long sleeves with pointed detailing at cuffs. Skirt has a drawstring waistband and pointed detailing at the hem that matches the cuffs. Both pieces are unlined.
Bolero Bust: 34" Waist 32" Across Shoulders: Approximately 15" Sleeve Length: Approximately 20" Center Back Length: 12 1/4"
Skirt Waist: Adjustable with a maximum of 30" Hip: 36" Length: 36"
Vintage dress likely dates to the 1930's and is made of black silk with orange accents. Beautiful and dramatic Chinese-inspired embroidery is worked in ombré thread and adorns the front and back. Unlined. Center front frog closures at neckline. Other than that, there are no closures.
Vintage dress dates to the 1930's and features an Art Deco geometric floral print. It is made of peach chiffon with a ruffled neckline and flounce sleeve with organza to stiffen. Side snap closure. Unlined, but comes with a slip of a similar color.
No size label, but we estimate it to be approximately a size 6-8. Please refer to measurements below.
Vintage dress dates to the 1930's and is made of ivory-colored floral lace. Sleeveless. Crisscross bodice results in a front v-neck. Detached belt with mother of pearl buckle. Side snap and hook and eye closure. Unlined, but comes with slip.
Bust: 32-34" Waist: 27-30" Hip: 32-38" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 54"
Vintage dress dates to the 1930's and is made of a cream lamé with a light pink hue. Fabric has a floral & honeycomb pattern. Front v-neck has gathering at center front bust. Triple spaghetti straps. Side snap closure. Unlined.
Condition: Very good with the slightly oxidized lamé at the underarm and a poorly executed hem where the dress was shortened in the past.
Bust: 32-34" Waist: 25-27" Hips: open Length from shoulder seam to hem: 53-54" due to the alteration
Lovely dress dates to the 1930's and is made of pale peach silk chiffon with a floral print in hues of orange and blue. V-neck with center front bow and small key hole opening. Middy collar with ruffled trim. No closures. Unlined but comes with a slip.
No size label. Will fit anywhere from a 4-6 since it is cut on the bias.
Vintage gown dates to the 1930's and is made of cream metallic lamé fabric. Sleeveless bodice has v-neck and center front ruching at bust. Fantastic seam detailing around waist, hips, and down the center back. Unlined, but comes with slip. Center back metal zipper.
Condition: Very good with the fabric being in stable and wearable condition. Faint stain at left back near straps and extending to zipper. The bias binding at the hem is shattering.
Bust: 32-36" Waist: 24-30" Hip: 32-36" Length from Shoulder Seam to Front Hem: 55 1/2" Length from Shoulder Seam to Back Hem: 59"
Vintage gown dates to the 1930's and is made of soft cream netting with embroidered floral sprays throughout. Turn down rounded collar. Voluminous short sleeves. Center back keyhole opening at neckline. Hook and eye closure at back neck. Unlined but comes with slip.
Bust: 28-33" Waist: 24-27" Hip: 34-38" Across Shoulder: 13" Sleeve Length: 7" Center Back Length: 55"
Vintage gown dates to the 1930's and retailed at "Stefan Kozak Inc." in New York City. It is made of textured silk crepe with a multicolor floral print. It is cut on the bias, which creates a very flattering shape. Front and back cowl necklines. Large beaded flower adorns left side of bust. Unlined except throughout bodice. Side snap closure.
Bust: 32-36" Waist: 25-26" Hip: Open Center Back Length: 55" Skirt Length: 38"
Vintage gown dates to the 1930's and is made of cream-colored chiffon with gold metallic floral embroidery throughout. Bodice has a wide fitted waistband and a crisscrossed gathered bodice. Full skirt is cut on the bias. Side zipper may have been added later. Unlined but comes with a matching slip.
No size label, but we estimate it to be approximately a size 4-6. Please refer to measurements below.
Bust: Waist: Hips: Across Shoulders: Sleeve Length: Length from Shoulder Strap to Hem:
Vintage gown dates to the 1930's and is made of ivory lace woven with metallic gold lame in a floral motif. Shoulders and center front bust are gathered. V-neck. Side snap and hook and eye closures. Unlined, but comes with a bias-cut slip.
Condition: Very good with faint oxidation at the underarm and a few small breaks in the lace. Lace is stable and wearable.