Vintage blouse is made of black silk and covered in silver sequins and bugle beads. Mock neck. Exaggerated shoulders created with shoulder pads. Sleeves button up the forearm with looped closure. Center back same closure. Lined.
Luxe caftan from Lucie Ann Beverly Hills dates to the 1980's and is made of pastel fabric with a metallic jacquard weave. Center front slit neckline has gold metallic trim. Two hook and eye closures at center back. Unlined. No size label.
Vintage cape likely dates to the 1970's to the 1980's and is made of black satin that is covered with rows of black marabou feathers. Longer feathers trim neckline and down center front. Fully lined. Center front hook and eye closure at neckline. Please note that although there are no bust or waist measurements, this piece would be best suited for an Extra Small to Small.
1980's couture dress from the boutique, "Miguez-Carton" in Cannes, France. Shirred front and back bodice. Spiderweb lace across top chest and down sleeves is decorated with black sequins and white satin rosettes. Diagonal peplum has body and stiffness and is lined with white taffeta. Back skirt vent. Center back zipper. Fully lined. This is an extremely high-quality, hand-finished dress that is reminiscent of Vicky Tiel's designs; however, no designer label is present.
No size label.
Bust: 36" Waist: 29" Hips: 38 1/2" Across Shoulder: 15" Sleeve Length: 22" Center Back Length: 45" Skirt Length: 28 1/2"
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1980's and is made of black netting with red flocked polka dots. Ruched bodice is strapless and has a keyhole opening at the center back. Full skirt is comprised of ruffles of the same fabric that is closely layered to create a voluminous effect. Fully lined. Center back zipper.
Condition: Excellent although it appears that the area at the center back was altered and the tie was added in order to accommodate a larger size bust.
Black and white silk crepe dress/coat from Maruscha and Neiman Marcus. Large, bold floral print. Seams of exaggerated raglan sleeves meet just below center front neckline. Front gathering follows these seams and extends diagonally down each side. Sheath-style dress can be worn as is or belted as shown. Long batwing sleeves have button cuff. Covered buttons along center back. Round neck. Side seam pockets. Fully lined with white china silk. It can also be worn open with the buttons in the front as a swing coat.
Vintage dress from Kathryn Conover New York by Night dates to the 1980's and features a black bodice with a yellow notched collar. Black and white polka-dotted skirt has a narrow band of synthetic horsehair to give it volume. Detached wide belt has a velcro closure. Center front snap closure in bodice and wide hook and eye at waist. Fully lined. Dress is labeled a vintage size 4. Please refer to measurements below as sizes are not standardized.
Condition: Very Good with two faint spots on right lapel and 1/4" faint fabric flaw on right lapel. Pen mark on left skirt that is hidden by the pleat.
Vintage two-piece dress dates to the late 1970's through 1980's and is made of purple chiffon with a geometric pattern that seems to be inspired by ancient Egypt. Oversized blouse has scoop neck with pleats all around and long sleeves with elasticized cuffs. Long skirt has an elasticized waistband and dramatic gathering. Labeled Claude Payne. Skirt is lined, blouse is not. Neither garment has closures.
Striking ballgown dates to the 1980's through 1990's and features long fringe at the neck and waist. Fitted bodice is made of black velvet, has a boat neck, and tapered sleeves with zippered cuffs. Full skirt is made of black satin with a velvet band at the hem. Satin waistband with bow at center back. Center back zipper. Fully lined.
1980's gown from Fred Hayman Beverly Hills. Strapless black bodice with abstract pattern. Wide ruched gold lamé waistband. Full polka-dotted, floor-length tulle skirt. Matching triangular-shaped, polka-dotted net shawl with gold fringe. Fabric flowers pinned at side waist. Center back zip. Lined.
Condition: Very good- side seams have been taken in and then taken out throughout waist.
Material: Net, lamé, tulle, fringe, polyester
Bust: 34" Waist: 27" Hip: Open Center Back Length: 50" Shawl: 70" x 35"
Vintage dress dates to the 1980's and is covered with sequins, seed beads, and shisha mirrors with embroidery surrounding them. The sequins are arranged in many different ways including flowers, checkerboards, polka dots, and geometric motifs. Long, tapered sleeves. Center front ruched detail at front hip. Center back slip. Fully lined. Center back invisible zipper.
Vintage gown from Saz dates to the 1980's and is made of beige silk chiffon that is entirely covered with black and white sequins that are arranged in an Art Deco-esque geometric pattern. Round neck. Long batwing sleeves. Elasticized waistband. Center back zippered closure in skirt with hook and eye closures along the spine. Fully lined. No size label, but we would estimate approximately a size 2-4.
Bust: Waist: Hips: Across Shoulders: Sleeve Length: Center Back Length:
Vintage poncho dates to the 1980's and is tagged "Hector Gamarra San Francisco". It is made of an open weave knit in a light smokey mauve color palette. We are unsure of the fiber make-up, but it appears to be rayon, chenille, and wool. It features gray suede trim along the neckline and a center front shell button closure. Unlined.
Condition: Excellent. Wear is typical with age and use.
Bust: 54" Waist: 54" Hips: 52” Center Back Neck to edge: 17" Center Back Length: 30 1/2"
Vintage ensemble from Issey Miyake's Plantation label is made of taupe and white cotton with a splotch print. Tunic extends below hip and has a button front with a Nehru collar. Trousers have an elasticized waist and tapered legs. Labeled size small. 100% Cotton.
Bust: 49" Waist: 38" Hips: 42" Across Shoulders: 20 1/2" Sleeve Length: approximately 19" Center Back Length: 34"
Complice leather jacket. Wide, boxy fit. Single breasted with notch lapel. Tapered sleeve has button cuff. Gold-toned buttons and hardware. Single front breast patch pocket. Welt hip pockets. Extra long center back vent. Fully lined.
Designer jacket was made by Judith Roberts and dates to the 1980's. It is made of various fabrics that are pieced together in an abstract geometric manner. Embroidered throughout with a wide satin stitch. Ethnic motif includes shisha mirrors, embroidery and ikat. Shoulder pads. Lined. No closures. Labeled size Medium.
Vintage 1980's jacket was made by "Kathleen for Sweet Herb". It is made of leopard printed fabric in neutral tones. V-neck with shawl lapel. Double button closure at waist. Dolman sleeves with turn cuffs. Peplum. Labeled size small. Unlined.
Please note that the waist on this jacket is meant to be fitted; however, the photos show it unpinned and it is therefore too big on the mannequin.
Material: Face is 100% Nylon; Backing is 75% Poly, 25% Cotton
Vintage art to wear shorts date to the 1980's and are made of white terrycloth. Shorts feature a portrait of Grace Jones painted on the left front leg with puffy paint accents. Shorts have a Maui and Sons label inside and a "White Laundry" label stitched on the exterior center back. Elasticized waistband. Hip pockets at side seam. Unlined. Center front button closure. Labeled a vintage size Medium. Please refer to measurements.