Vintage three-piece ensemble from Koos Van Den Akker Couture dates to the late 1970's through 1980's. Lace blouse has patchwork and appliqued front, mock neck, long sleeves, and center front button closure. Sleeveless tank has scoop neck and no closures. Pleated skirt has wide elasticized band that extends from the waist to the hips and no closures. Lace blouse and skirt are unlined. Sleeveless blouse is lined.
Lace blouse is labeled a size Medium and skirt is labeled size Small but fits more like a Medium.
Tank: Bust: 34" Waist: 34" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 20 1/2"
Blouse: Bust: 36" Waist: Open Across Shoulders: 15" Sleeve Length: 23" Center Back Length: 17.5"
Vintage caftan from Koos Van Den Akker dates to the 1980's and is made of mixed patterns and colors of silk fabrics that are artfully pieced together. Round neckline has center front slit and ties. Batwing sleeves have elasticized cuffs. Hip pockets. Unlined. No closures. No size label, but we estimate that it is one size fits most.
Condition: Excellent.Ãƒ"šÃ‚ Wear consistent with age and use.
Vintage coat from Dutch American designer Koos van den Akker dates to the 1980's and is made of chocolate brown medium to heavy weight wool. It features large graphic leaf appliques on the front and back. Stand collar. Black satin binding along seams. Center front button closure. Fully lined. No size label.
Bust: 44" Waist: 48" Hips: 56" Across Shoulders: approximately 19" Sleeve Length: approximately 24" Center Back Length: 44"
1980's Krizia blazer has notched rounded lapel, single button front, two front breast patch pockets, and a single button at each cuff. Shoulders are boxy, but jacket is fitted throughout waist. Two front darts. Textured tweed has various colors, weights, and thicknesses. Fully lined.
Material: Wool, Linen
Waist: 37 1/2-38"
Across Shoulders: 17 1/2"
Sleeve Length: 23 1/2" (Sleeves have been shortened 2" but could be let out.)
Krizia maxi-length dress from the 1980's. Gray wool with black slash pattern. Turn down collar with lapped center front button placket. Side seam hip pockets. Inverted v silhouette. Shoulder pads. Unlined.
Bodycon dress from Krizia dates to the 1980's and is made of a soft red knit fabric. Beading around neckline, hem, and sleeves. Strands of beaded fringe cascade down the body. Unlined. No closures. 100% Rayon knit. Labeled size Small.
Condition: Very Good with a small faint spot that measures approximately 1/2" diameter at the left underarm.
Bust: 34-38" Waist: 30-34" Hips: 33-40" Across Shoulders approximately 18" Sleeve Length approximately 23 1/2" Center Back Length: 34"
Vintage jacket from Krizia is made of buttery-soft black leather that is pieced together in wide horizontal strips. Padded shoulders. Front patch pockets at hip are nearly hidden in the seam detailing. Center front button closure. Lined.
Condition: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
Measurements Bust: 39-40" Waist: 30" Hips: 39-40” Across Shoulders: 18" Sleeve Length: 25 1/2" Center Back Length: 27"
Vintage sweater from Krizia dates to the 1980's and depicts a ferocious creature who appears to be in mid-roar. It is made of brightly-colored wool and has ribbed collar, cuffs, and waistband. Labeled vintage size 40. Unlined. No closures
Condition: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
Bust: 40-44" Waist: 26-38" Across Shoulders: 24" drop shoulders Sleeve Length: 18 1/4" Center Back Length: 24 1/2"
Light heather gray wool sweater from "Poi by Krizia". Iridescent metallic heat-treated ornamentation on front. Deep v-neck. Drop shoulder. Long sleeves with ribbed cuffs. Ribbed hem and neckline. Oversized. No closures. Unlined. Labeled size 42.
Bust: 48-52" Waist: 46-50" Across Shoulders: 25" Sleeve Length: 17" Center Back Length: 27"
Slinky dress from Leonard dates to the 1980's and is made of printed white silk jersey in a floral and letter pattern. It features a plunging v-neck, 3/4-length sleeves, and ruching at the side left hip. Unlined. Center back zip. Elasticized band at interior waist.
Vintage dress from Leonard dates to the 1980's. It is made of light green silk jersey with a multicolored painterly print. Long chiffon sleeves with double button cuff. Center back zipper. Unlined. No size label.
Bust: 34-38" Waist: 28-32" Hip: 34-40" Across Shoulder:16" Sleeve Length: 23" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 38"
Vintage gown from Leonard of Paris dates to the 1980's and is made of a seafoam green textured silk crepe with an all over active floral and splatter print. Bodice features scoop front and back neck and narrow straps. Tiered skirt features three narrow and three wide ruffles and is asymmetrical being higher on the left side. Bodice is unlined, skirt is lined. Center back zipper closure.
Condition: Excellent with some possible spots in the front and back bodice, which may in fact be part of the very active print.
Bust: 34" Waist: 30" Hips: 40" Shoulder seam to hem length at longest point: 59"
Vintage cocktail dress and jacket from Loris Azzaro is made of textured blue fabric and dates to the 1980's. The dress has a jagged geometric neckline that is echoed in the waistline of the skirt. Origami-like folding on the backside of the dress creates volume and added interest. Both pieces are fully lined. Dress has center back zippered closure. Jacket has no closures.
Condition: Excellent with the lining of the dress needing to be reattached at the front hem. Also some faint discoloration of lining on bolero at shoulders and underarm.
Bust: 36" Waist: 26" Hip: 36" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 38"
Bust: 36" Waist: 30" Across Shoulder: 14.5" Sleeve Length: 23.5" Center Back Length: 16.5
Striking four piece ensemble from famed artist Mara Abboud dates to the 1980's and is made of black suede with gold leather accents. Halter-style top gathers softly at neckline and ties at the back waist. Over-sized coat has exaggerated padded shoulders, gold leather trim down the center front opening, and hand-painted leaf appliques. Wide belt has matching leaf appliques and ties at the center back. Ankle-length skirt has elasticized waistband and no closures. All pieces are unlined. Please note that this piece is not signed; however, it is Mara Abboud because I bought two identical ensembles (this one and a purple one) from the same owner and the purple ensemble is signed.
No size label.
Skirt Waist: 25-38" Hip: Open Length: 37"
Jacket Bust: 40" Waist: Open Hip: Open Length: 38"