1970's gown from Alfred Bosand. Purple and gray lace with bright red bugle beads. Deep v-neck. Spaghetti straps. Scalloped lace hem starts at knee and has purple metallic accents. Center back zipper. Fully lined. Skirt lining is cut on the bias.
No size label.
Condition: Very good with a small area of loose beads on one of the straps.
Bust: 34-36" Waist: 27-30" Hips: 36-40" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 55"
Vintage dress from Ann Buck dates to the 1970's and is made of slate blue matte jersey. It features a sheer lace panel at center front bust and suede accents. Attached tie ties at center back waist. Unlined. No closures.
We estimate this dress to fit a US size 2/4.
Condition: Good. Some faint staining on back right shoulder (see photograph).
Gorgeous column gown from Bob Mackie is made of light gray fluid jersey. Fitted bodice is adorned with two bands of sequins and bugle beads. Straight skirt is gathered all along waistband. Center back zipper. Bodice is boned and lined.
Condition: Good with some vertical fading in the skirt that almost gets lost in the folds. Additionally, the pads in the bust need to be replaced or removed.
Vintage 1970's ensemble from Calvin Klein retailed at Neiman Marcus and is made of cream windowpane silk. Blouse has center front button closures, a tie at the neckline, underarm gussets, and long sleeves with buttoned cuffs. Skirt is gathered all along waistband, has side seam pockets, and a button and hook and eye closure. Labeled vintage size 8. Please refer to measurements.
Condition: Very good with extremely faint discoloration at underarm.
Bust: 38" Waist: 37" Across Shoulders: 15" Sleeve Length: 23" Center Back Length: 23 1/2"
Waist: 27 1/2" Hips: Open Length: 26" (Hem allowance of 4 1/4")
Vintage ensemble from Chloe dates to the 1970's and consists of a halter blouse and skirt. Silk blouse features an abstract print and ties at neck and back waist. Below knee-length skirt is made of silk jersey, has zippered closure, and is lined. Blouse is unlined.
No size label, but we estimate it to be approximately a size 0-2. Condition: Excellent.
Vintage gown from Chloe dates to the 1970's and features a bodice that is embellished with sequins, beading, and embroidery that depicts ships, houses, clouds, and waves. High boat neck in the front with back v-neck. Straight skirt features a peplum-like detail at the hip and zippered closure at center back. Bodice is made of double layers of what feels like silk chiffon and skirt appears to be made of a lined rayon. Gown retailed at Neiman Marcus. Labeled a size 42.
Christian Dior Couture suit circa 1970's. Brown and cream-colored nubby tweed. Jacket is single-breasted, has three button closure, three patch pockets, wide collar and lapel, and buttoned cuffs. A-line skirt has hook and eye closure at waistband, button front, and two inverted kick pleats on either side of buttons. Both pieces are lined.
No size label.
Jacket- Bust: 40" Waist: 37" Hip: 44" Across Shoulders: 16" Sleeve Length: 23" Center Back: 26 1/2"
Christian Dior sunglasses date to the 1970's and have metal rims with gradated plastic lenses. Gold-toned, ribbed nose piece and accents. CD logo on both sides. Glasses have been professionally re-lensed.
Vintage dress from Courreges dates to the 1970's. It is made of brightly-colored orange linen with contrasting white drawstring and buttons. Drawstring at waist can change the look of the dress. Button closures. Lined.
We estimate it to fit a size 2-4 US.
Bust: 33" Waist: 32" and smaller Hip: 36" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 43"
1970's ensemble from Diane von Furstenberg retailed at Joseph Magnin. It is made of brown acrylic jersey with allover heart print Blouse has center front button closures, turn down pointed collar, patch pockets at bust, center front waist tie and buttoned cuffs. Elastic waistbands in both pieces. Labeled a vintage size 4. Please refer to measurements.
Condition: Very good with a faint perspiration stain in the right underarm.
Bust: 32-34" Waist: 23-27" Across Shoulders: 13" Sleeve Length: approximately 24 1/2" Center Back Length: 17 1/2"
Sassy jumpsuit from Donald Brooks dates to the 1970's and is made of navy synthetic fabric with flat silver metal studs throughout. Deep v-neck can be made more modest with a hook and eye that is located halfway between the neck opening and the collar (it is shown unfastened in the photos). Center back zipper. Lined.
No size label, but approximately a size 0-2.
Bust: 34-35" Waist: 30" Hips: 35-36" Across Shoulders: 14 1/2" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2" Center Back Length: 30" Front Rise: approximately 12 3/4" Inseam: 29 1/2"
Elegant Galanos dress for Amelia Gray. Made from lightweight purple and silver lace. Skirt has three tiers with scalloped edges. V-neck. Long sleeves are scalloped at the wrists. Center back invisible double zipper. Fully lined. No size label.
Vintage dress from American designer James Galanos dates to the 1970's. The bodice is made of white fabric that is woven in an open fashion, but has a net backing against the body so that it is not transparent. Skirt is made of fine black wool crepe. Long tapered sleeves have zippered cuffs. Center back zipper. Unlined in skirt and sleeves.
Please note that the dress is photographed with a belt that is not included in the sale.
Lovely cocktail dress from Geoffrey Beene circa 1970's is from his "Beene Boutique" line. It is made out of black satin with a silk satin ribbon waistband. Fitted bodice has squared scoop neck with faux flap pockets above bust that repeat the design element of the actual flap pockets at hip. Narrow straps crisscross at the upper back. Full skirt is gathered all around the waistband. Center front covered button closures with hook and eye at waistband. Lined.
Vintage gown from Gina Frattini dates to the 1970's and is made of blue ombré silk chiffon that is covered allover with dots of silver glitter. Round ruffled neckline. Elbow-length sleeves. Full length. Lined. Center back zipper.
Labeled a vintage US size 12 and UK size 14. Please refer to measurements.
Giorgio Sant Angelo day dress dates to the 1970's and is made of emerald green matte jersey. Deep v-neck with attached tie that can be tied at the neckline for a more demure look or lower for a sexier look. Long sleeves with wide narrow cuffs. Unlined. No closures.
Vintage gown from Giorgio Sant'Angelo dates to the late 1970's through early 1980's and is made of black silk chiffon that is entirely covered in bugle beads. Green leaf beaded motif. Halter cowl neckline with open back. Center back zipper. Fully lined.
Condition: Very good with a minor amount of missing/loose beads.