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
Vintage cape dates to the 1920's and is made of soft black lace with gold lamé woven throughout. Fringe has knotted detailing and is longer in front than in the back. Fabric rosettes around collar. Unlined. No closures. One size.
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.
Late teens through 1920's cocktail dress. Fine black lace is adorned with sequins and glass seed beads. Scoop neck. Short sleeves. Drop waist. Tea-length skirt has scalloped hem. Silk lining with netting throughout bodice. Lining has hook and eye closure down center front, at waist, and hip. Lace has hook and eye closures at side seam.
CONDITION: Good with aÃƒ"šÃ‚ few breaks in the lace and a minor amount of missing sequins. Marabou feather trim has new netting and is likely not original to the dress.Ãƒ"šÃ‚
Vintage coat by Liberty of London dates to the Art Deco era during the 1920's. It is made of fine gold lamé fabric with an allover geometric motif. Shawl lapel. A series of pintucks at the back neck provide volume. No closures. Unlined. No size label, but will fit most sizes because of the open nature of this garment.
Condition:Ãƒ"šÃ‚ Good. There is a large area at the back of the coat where the gold metal has oxidized and turned a darker gold. Please see last photo.Ãƒ"šÃ‚
Vintage beige lace dress dates to the 1920's during the Art Deco Era. It features an asymmetrical neckline and drop waist. Tapered sleeves with snap closures at wrists. Lined with a slip that is attached at the drop waist. No closures. The top of the dress is completely separate from the slip and the skirt and could be worn by itself.
Condition: Good with two tears in the lace approximately 5" up from the hem. Additionally the slip needs to be repaired at the side seam where it has torn.
Material: Lace may be cotton and slip is silk.
Bust: 32" Waist: 32" Hip: 36" Across Shoulders: 13" Sleeve Length: 24" Center Back Length: 43"
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of ecru filet lace with scrolling design. It features a round neck, drop waist, and is sleeveless. No closures. Unlined, but comes with the slip shown in the photographs.
No size label, but approximately a size 4-6. Please refer to measurements.
Condition: Excellent. Faint perspiration stains in the underarms.
Vintage dress dates to the Art Deco era during the Roaring 1920's. It is made of soft sheer netting that is covered with gold bugle beads arranged in a geometric pattern. Godets in skirt have scrolling bands of gold sequins. Unlined. No closures.
Measurements- Bust: 34" Waist: 30" Hip: Open Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 37"
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of white cotton voile. The dainty embroidery is worked in varying shades of pastel colors. The shoulders and hips are hand smocked and the bodice and skirt have hand embroidery and drawn work. Back bodice has vertical pintucks. Side snap closures. Unlined but comes with a cotton slip.
No size label, please refer to measurements.
Condition: Good with some small holes throughout the dress. This has been reflected in the price.
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1920's and is made of yellowish-green and gold lamé jacquard silk fabric. It is comprised of a simple, yet striking pattern with a bandeau neckline and extra wide sleeves with side slits. Unlined. No closures.
Condition: Very Good with small spot on lower front left. Some faint discoloration of lame on back shoulder.
Bust: Open Waist: 36" Hip: 36" Across Shoulder: 16" Sleeve Length: 17" Center Back Length: 41"
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of peach cotton voile. The dainty embroidery is worked in varying shades of blue, green, pink, and white. The shoulders and hips are hand smocked and the bodice and skirt have hand embroidery and drawn work. Back bodice has crisscrossing diagonal pintucks. No closures. Unlined but comes with a cotton slip.
Condition: Good. There is a small stain in the smocking at the back waist as well as faint underarm stains.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of pink velvet. It features flowers that are made of ribbon that are appliqued at the left shoulder extending diagonally down to the right hem. Sleeveless. Drop waist with heavy shearing at hips. Side snap closure. Lined in bodice. Unlined in skirt.
Condition: Very Good with shattering of the silk flowers in some places, but they are mostly intact. Additionally, there are some faint spots in the velvet, two of which are at the underarm and the center back bodice (see photo).
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of white cotton voile with hand-sewn openwork in contrasting black thread. Smocking at waist and shoulders. Vertical pintucks on back bodice. Unlined but comes with cotton slip. Side snap closure.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of yellow cotton voile. The shoulders and hips are hand smocked and the bodice and skirt have hand-embroidery and drawn work. Back bodice has crisscrossing diagonal pintucks. Side snap closures. Unlined but comes with a cotton slip.Ãƒ"šÃ‚
Condition: Excellent. Very small stain on the front of the dress near the waist. Additionally some areas of the pintucks in the back bodice have come loose.
1920's evening handbag is made out of black silk faille with exquisite floral beadwork that appears to be "growing" from the bottom of the bag. Flowers are made up of three different shades of pink and trimmed with silver metal beads. Dark silver-toned frame has Art Nouveau motif and push lock closure. Fully lined. Frame is marked "Made in France 707".
Condition: Very good with shattering to the silk lining.
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"
1920's Japanese kimono robe is made of green silk with an all-over, polychromatic floral motif with a printed silk floral trim No closures. Lined with yellow silk.
Condition: Very good with shattering to the silk lining as well as areas at the center back neckline where the lining has torn away from where it was attached to neckband. There is very faint discoloration in the green throughout.
Bust: 52" Waist: 52" Hips: 52" Across Shoulders: approximately 20" Sleeve Length: approximately 18" Sleeve Opening: 13" Center Back Length: 40 1/2"
Vintage kimono robe dates to the 1920's and is made of black silk that features polychromatic padded hand-embroidery with a floral motif. Fully lined. Waist ties are attached at approximately the side hips.
Condition: Good. Very small hole on front of the robe.
Measurements- Bust: 50" Waist: 46" Hip: 50" Center Back Neck to Cuff: 27" Center Back Length: 52"