Eavis & Brown two-piece ensemble hasÃƒ"šÃ‚ a very Art Deco feel. Navy blue silk chiffon is embellished with square-cut white seed beads, round purple beads, navy embroidery, iridescent clear seed beads, and rhinestones. Dress is fitted throughout bodice, has a full skirt, spaghetti straps, center button back closure, and skirt zipper. Coat has mock neck, long Edwardian-like sleeves, beaded fringe around neckline, scalloped hem, shoulder pads, and single center front closure at neck. Both pieces are lined.
Labeled size M, although it fits moreÃƒ"šÃ‚ like an XS.
Vintage evening dress from English brand Eavis & Brown dates to the 1980's through 1990's. It is made of jet black lace that is adorned with black beading and sequins. Nude chiffon lining. Center back looped button closure. Labeled a size Medium, but it is best suited for a modern size 4 to 6. Please refer to measurements.
Cardigan/coat from Escada Sport likely dates to the 1990's to 2000's. It is made of black and cream wool yarn that is knit in a zigzagged stripe pattern. Wide waist band has a brightly colored floral motif. Cream Mongolian lamb wool trim. Center front hook and eye closures. Unlined.
Escada cocktail dress is made of jet black velvet adorned with irregular circular patches of silver glitter. Ruffled neckline and hem are finely pleated. Long, tapered sleeves have rhinestone studded, faceted glass button cuffs. Center back button closure. Padded shoulders. Lined except for in sleeves.
Vintage party dress from Fabrice dates to the 1990's and is made of black silk that features beading and sequins worked in a leopard pattern. Front bodice and hem have asymmetrical borders and echo the pattern of the beading. Bodice features interior boning for structure and support. Fully lined. Center back zipper. Labeled a vintage size 12.
Condition: New with tags. However, there is one leopard spot that is missing the beading at the left bust as well as one leopard spot under the left bust that is missing the sequin outline.
Vintage dress from Haitian-born designer Fabrice is made of hot pink silk with allover beading in an abstract pattern. Fitted dress has rhinestone spaghetti straps, v-neck, and handkerchief hem. Center back zipper. Dress is lined. Shawl is not.
Vintage ensemble from Geoffrey Beene dates to the 1990's and consists of a lace dress and coat. Metallic gold lace mini dress has spaghetti straps, scalloped hem, and a center back zipper. Black lace overcoat has navy ribbon over-embroidery in a floral pattern along with scalloped edges and three covered snap closures at waist. Dress is lined, although it would need a slip if worn without overcoat. Coat is unlined. Coat is labelled, dress is not.
Condition: Excellent. Crepe chiffon lining in dress has been patched throughout with fusible interfacing. Dress can be relined for a fee at buyer's request.Measurements:
Gorgeous gown and evening jacket from Geoffrey Beene dates to the 1990's. Strapless dress has a black lace bodice with scalloped edges, purple and black jacquard skirt with volume formed by darts throughout the waistline, and a scalloped lace hem. Striped jacket has stand collar and center front button closure. Dress has a center back zipper. Lined.
Bust: 32" Waist: 25" Hip: Open Center Back Length: 49"
Bust: 33" Waist: 28" Across Shoulder: 14" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2" Center Back Length: 21"
Fun skirt suit from Geoffrey Beene is made of cotton pique trimmed with thick black rickrack. Single-breasted jacket is shaped through paneling and features areas at the cuffs and center back neck where coordinating polka-dotted fabric was inserted. Black polka-dotted skirt has a large inverted pleat at the center front that releases into geometric folds and conceals two pockets. Both pieces are lined.
Jacket is labeled a size 4.
Condition: Very Good with a small pull left front breast; five small pulls on back top; small pull on back right sleeve.
Bust:34" Waist: 28" Across Shoulders: 15" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2" Center Back Length: 17"
1990's skirt by Ghost is made of a black viscose blend fabric that is covered with clear sequins. It is fitted from the waist to the hip and then is gathered all around the seam at the hip to create fullness. It is longer in the back than in the front. Elasticized waistband. Unlined.
Madame Gres Paris red wool crepe skirt suit likely dates to the 1990's. Double breasted jacket has wide exaggerated notched lapel. Long pointed bell sleeves and peplum. Clear plastic buttons with gold and red stars. Straight skirt has center back zipper. Both pieces are lined with silk. Labeled size 40.
Jacket Bust: 40" Waist: 29" Hips: open Across Shoulders: 18" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2-27" Center Back Length: 29"
Vintage dress from Herve Leger dates to the 1990's and is made of a body-hugging houndstooth fabric front with plain black sleeves and back. Boat neck front with v-neck back. Center back zipper. Unlined. Labeled a FR 1, US Small.
Herve Leger body-con dress. Bold tangerine knit with brown hand-ticking at waistband, hem, straps, and along zipper. Wide, squared neckline. Center back zipper. Sleeveless. Unlined. Back vent. Leger label is not present, but pull tab on zipper is etched with "Herve Leger Paris".
No size label.
Bust: 32-42" Waist: 28-34" Hips: 36-46" Length from Strap Center to Hem: 39" Skirt Length: 26"
Purple leather ensemble from Herve Leger. Sleeveless top has a round neck with radiating darts and a side tie. Straight pants have flat front and back, top-stitching, and center back zipper. Top is unlined. Pants are lined.
Striking dress from Issey Miyake's Fete line is made of orange fabric that is permanently pleated with an almost ghostly abstract print in black and white. Contrasting pleats in a chevron pattern run vertically down the center front. Side button closure. Unlined.
Labeled a Japanese size 2.
Bust: 34-46" Waist: 28-40" Hips: 32-44" Center Back Length: 45"