Black cotton long dress is likely from Palestine. Brightly colored hand-embroidery in blue, green, yellow, and various shades and tones of red covers the chest, hem, and sleeves. Angled sleeve is trimmed with red cotton and hangs down the side of the dress almost to the hem. Keyhole neckline with tie. A-line silhouette. Blue velvet trim at hem.
Condition: Very good- some small repairs throughout
Antique tea dress dates to the Edwardian Era from the beginning of the 20th Century through the Teens. It is made of white cotton with hand-embroidery and openwork throughout the bodice, at waistband, cuffs, and hem. Fitted bodice has pintucked detailing, ruffle collar, and 3/4-length sleeves. Center back button closure. Unlined.
Condition: Very good with a missing button and a faint stain on the front skirt. This dress could likely benefit from a soaking in Biz or Oxyclean
Vintage dress dates to the Edwardian Era from the beginning of the 20th Century through the Teens. It is made of white linen with panels of crocheted lace. Round neck with lace trim. Short sleeves. Center back button closure. Unlined.
Condition: Very good to excellent with light rust stains where the hooks and eyes are. This is concealed when garment is on the body. Additionally there are a few breaks in the lace at the side neckline.
Vintage oversized piano shawl dates to the 1920's during the Art Deco era. Black silk ground is densely hand-embroidered with images of butterflies and flowers of various sizes. Fringed trim has wide band of macrame at the point where it meets the shawl.
Condition: Excellent. Fading in embroidery in upper corner.
Vintage coat dates to the 1920's and is made of ivory silk dupioni for export from China. It features dense hand embroidery in what is likely black silk thread that depicts rural life complete with animals and human figures. Double looped button closure at center front. Fully lined with ivory silk.
Condition: Excellent with minor light staining throughout that does not detract from a piece of this age. Please email for additional photos.
Vintage Chinese piano shawl jacket dates to the 1920's and is made of black silk. A colorful pastel satin-stitched hand-embroidered floral design completely covers the fabric. This exquisitely made jacket has a boxy style, an embroidered lapel and collar, silk button front closures and is fully lined with a synthetic fabric (likely relined at some point).
Bust: 40" Waist: 38" Hips: 40" Across Shoulders: 16" Sleeve Length: 19 1/2" Center Back Length: 23 3/4"
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"
Museum-quality 1930's Eastern European blouse has bold, floral hand-embroidery down the sleeves and on the front of the blouse. Made of a cream-colored cotton gauze. Wide band of muslin was added to hem around the time it was made or soon after. Unlined. No closures.
No size label but would be best suited for a Small/Extra Small.
Bust: 32-34" Waist: 34" Across Shoulders (approximate): 17" Sleeve Length (approximate): 20" Center Back Length: 19 1/2"
Vintage dress dates to the 1940's and is made of red silk with an allover floral print. Center front bodice and hip feature wonderful ruched detailing. Detached belt has concentric stitching and laces at the center front. Mostly unlined. Side snap closure (see photo). Although this dress has no label, it was extremely well made with almost all of the interior seams having couture-like finishing.
Measurements- Bust: 36" Waist: 26" Hip: 36" Across Shoulder: 16" Approximate Sleeve Length: 2 1/2" Approximate Center Back Length: 47" Skirt Length: 31"
Vintage cardigan dates to the 1950's and is made of black wool with a luxurious fur collar (we believe it to be dyed fox). Rhinestone closure at center front waist with coordinating rhinestone detailing at cuffs. Lined in lace with a chiffon overlay.
Measurements- Bust: 35" Waist: 24-30" Across Shoulder: 16" Sleeve Length: 21" Center Back Length: 20"
Vintage handbag from "Dorset Fifth Avenue" dates to the 1950's and is made of large mother of pearl rectangles. Brass-toned hardware, clasp, and strap. Dark red satin lining with side pockets. Comes with coordinating circular mirror, comb, and cigarette case (we are unsure if any of them are original to the bag). For additional photos please visit our website, www.regenerationvintage.com.
Condition: Very good with what appears to be some yellowish glue residue on the exterior, light tarnishing on the hardware, and overall staining to the lining of the handbag.
Vintage wrap style dress by Fay Foster dates to the 1950's and is made of black linen. This dress features boldly printed details in black, cream, and yellow. One shoulder, fitted throughout, two decorative lucite buttons at left waist. Side button closure in left bodice and single button closure at right waist. Fay Foster: "An original hand screened Indian print."
Condition: Excellent Material: Linen
Bust:35" Waist: 33" Hips: 36" Center Back Length: 34"
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Rare Haute Couture coat from Cristobal Balenciaga dates to 1957. It is a famous and important design and is called the "Barrel Coat" made when Mr. Balenciaga was alive and designing his pieces. Coat is made out of burnt umber, fuzzy mohair with two black circular wire buttons. Rolled turn-down collar. Wide cut for added drama. Fully lined.
Condition- Excellent with a few small holes near the hem that were rewoven by a professional reweaver.
Stunning cheongsam dress dates to the 1960's through 1970's and is made of white synthetic satin that is fully covered in white iridescent sequins. Phoenix motif on front side is worked in gold seed beads and multicolored sequins and nearly extends the length of the dress. The phoenix of Chinese legend is a symbol of heaven's favor, virtue and grace, luck and happiness. High slits on both sides. Fully lined. Center back zipper with snap closures at neckline. No tag identifying manufacturer, size, or fabric content.
Condition: Excellent. Dress appears to be unworn.
Bust: 33" Waist: 26" Hips: 34" Center Back Length: 54" Slit Length: 28"
Vintage party dress from Italian boutique Renata dates to the 1960's. It is made of white crepe with beautiful silver-toned rhinestone and beaded trim and detailing. Scalloped hem. Fully lined. Center back zipper. No size label, but it would be best suited for a size 2 to 4.
CONDITION: Excellent. WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use.