Vintage 1970's maxi dress from Elverhoj Couture was made in the Virgin Islands. It is comprised of square patchwork in various fabrics with patterns that range from floral to geometric to polka dots to figural. It is sleeveless, has front and back scoop neck, and fitted bodice with piping at the waistband. Lined in the bodice. Center back zipper. This is a rare and fabulous piece!
1970's maxi dress is made of boldly-printed cotton in an abstract floral psychedelic print in hues of red, pink, orange, yellow, green, and purple. Elbow-length sleeves with ruffle hem. Round neck. Unlined. Center back zipper.
Condition: Very good with a few small spots throughout that get lost within the pattern.
Vintage maxi dress dates to the 1970's and is made of red cotton with a gold and black medallion and floral screenprint. Wrap bodice is shown crisscrossing at back, covering bust, and tying at the center back neck; however, it can be worn in a variety of ways, including strapless. Circle skirt. Unlined. Metal zippered closure in skirt with a button at the waistband. No tag identifying size or manufacturer.
Vintage maxi dress from Saks Fifth Avenue is made of black chiffon with a tropical floral print. Elasticized waist and at shoulders. No closures. Unlined, but comes with a black slip that was not shown under the dress in the photographs.
Vintage Vera Hicks maxi dress dates to the 1970's is made of black silk chiffon with a floral print. Long sheer sleeves have fitted cuffs with snap closures. Ankle length skirt has chiffon over layer that is gathered all around waistband and is open in center front. Fully lined except for in sleeves. Center back zipper. Labeled 100% pure silk. Made in India by House of Arts.
Labeled vintage size 14; please refer to measurements.
Bust: 36" Waist 30" Hip: 40" Across Shoulders: 16 1/2" Sleeve Length: 25" Length from shoulder seam to hem: 58"
Vintage maxi dress dates to the 1970's and is made of beige cotton with a navy and burgundy ethnic-inspired print. Dress has a stand collar, 3/4 sleeve and a-line silhouette. Fully lined. Center back zipper.
Condition: Very good with some light staining on the front that almost blends into the print.
Vintage maxi and shorts date to the 1970's and are made of burnt orange fabric with a geometric print in blue, yellow, and purple. Dress has a stand collar, fitted bodice, and long tapered sleeves. Dress skirt is tapered all along the waistband and has a side front slit that extends almost to the waist to reveal matching shorts. Unlined. Center back zipper.
Vintage maxi dress dates to the 1970's and is made of yellow synthetic jersey. Fitted bodice with shoulder cut-outs at front and a scoop back. Full skirt. Semi-sheer bolero has multi-colored sequins in a zig-zag pattern. Coordinating yellow fabric on the collar, cuffs, and waistband. Dress is fully lined and has a center back zippered closure. Bolero is unlined and has a three button closure at the center front waist. No tag identifying manufacturer or size.
Condition: Very good with a small stain on the left bust of the dress and at the hem of the dress. Additionally there is a small stain on the left collar (see photo).
Eastern-inspired mini dressÃƒ"šÃ‚ from I. MagninÃƒ"šÃ‚ is made of brushed cotton with aÃƒ"šÃ‚ large active pattern in lilac, periwinkle, violet, and green. Embellished with shisha mirrors that have embroidered edges. Keyhole neckline can be worn fastened or open. Interior hip pockets. Long wide sleeves. Zip back. Unlined. No size label.
Vintage Native American fetish necklace likely dates to the 1970's through 1980's. It is made of varying types of stone (lapis lazuli, turquoise, etc.) that are hand-carved into animal fetishes. It is two strands with a sterling silver clasp. To give an idea of the size of the fetishes, the bear, which is the longest, measures 1" tall. Matching earrings are included in this listing; however, we are unsure as to the metal content of the earrings' findings.
Earrings: 2 1/4" Length, 7/8" Width at widest Necklace: 28 1/2" Overall Length, 15 1/2" Drop
Tortolani Zodiac pendant with astrological signs and symbols is made of heavily textured gold-toned metal. Very substantial piece. It is unknown whether or not chain is original.
Pendant Height: 3 1/4" Pendant Width: 2 3/4" Necklace Length: 17"
About the Zodiac collection-
"The Tortolani Zodiac set can be seen in a number of costume jewelry reference books including "Signed Beauties of Costume Jewelry" by Marcia Sparkles Brown, "Collectible Costume Jewelry" by Cherri Simonds, and "Warman's Jewelry, 2nd Edition" by Christie Romero." Source: http://www.milkywayjewels.com/bracelets/AH12831.html.
1970's platform heels from Enzo of Roma. Stark white leather base is topped by brightly colored strips of red, yellow, and green leather. Adjustable back strap is fastened by gold-toned buckle. Open toe. Leather interior. Rubberized sole. Never worn.
Loungewear ensemble from Lucie Ann for Claire Sandra dates to the 1970's and is made of a hot pink synthetic jersey. Sleeveless night dress has a v-neck, center front ruffle that turns into a wide flounce hem, and two hook and eye closures. Robe has 3/4-length sleeve with ruffle detail, matching center front ruffle and flounce hem, as well as two center front buttons, two hook and eye closures and a narrow sash. Both pieces are unlined. Labeled vintage size 34.
Bust: 34" Waist: 31" Hips: 37" Center Back Length: 48"
Bust: 38" Waist: 43" Hips: open Across Shoulders: 16" Sleeve Length: 17 1/2" Center Back Length: 50 1/2" Sash: 63" long
1970's robe is made of a cream colored synthetic jersey that is trimmed at the cuffs and hem with cream feathers. Three hook and eye closures starting at under bust with another hook. Center front tie at neck. Side seam pockets. Lined.
Condition: Very good with a few faint stains on back
Bust: 42" Waist: 44" Hips: 46" Across Shoulders: 16" Sleeve Length: with cuff 23" Center Back Length: 47"
Vintage 1970's romper with over skirt by "Tori Richard Honolulu" is made of polyester with a bright bold floral print. The romper has a round neck, long sleeves, and center front covered button closure. Ankle length skirt is gathered around waistband, fully lined and has center front button closure. The romper is unlined. Labeled vintage size 10; please refer to measurements.
Condition: Excellent with one of the covered buttons replaced with an inexact match. Two extremely small spots on the skirt front that get lost in the active print.
Romper Bust: 37" Waist: 32" Hips: 37" Across Shoulders: 14 1/2" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2" Front Rise: 15" Back Rise: 14 1/2" Inseam: 3"