Vintage cape likely dates to the 1970's through 1980's and is made of a dusty rose jacquard fabric with a floral ikat-like print. Rows of long fringe hang down from the hem. Unlined. No closures. Piece is signed along the leather-lined neckline; however, we are unable to make it out.
Vintage coat dates to the 1980's and is likely a one of a kind art to wear piece. It is made of pieced fabric that is adorned with beading, soutache, sequins, and fragments of antique Chinese textiles. It has a tag that is hand-signed, "Star" or "Staw" NYC. No closures. Lined.
No size label, but we estimate it to fit anywhere from a Medium to an Extra Large.
American cocktail dress circa 1980's is made of cut velvet in a harlequin pattern. Soft velvet ranges in color from lilac to plum to bluish-violet. Round neck. Long, tapered sleeves with marabou cuffs. Center back zip. Lined.
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1980's and is made of black netting with red flocked polka dots. Ruched bodice is strapless and has a keyhole opening at the center back. Full skirt is comprised of ruffles of the same fabric that is closely layered to create a voluminous effect. Fully lined. Center back zipper.
Condition: Excellent although it appears that the area at the center back was altered and the tie was added in order to accommodate a larger size bust.
Vintage cocoon coat dates to the 1980's and is made of black chiffon that is adorned with silver sequins and beading in a leaf-like pattern. Unlined. Center front double hook and eye closure at bust. Large shoulder pads.
1980'sÃƒ"šÃ‚ Albert Nipon royal blue knit dress. Mock neck with diagonally buttoned placket. Long sleeves have button cuff. Straight skirt is gathered at waistband. Hip pockets. Lightly padded shoulders. Side zip. Unlined.
No size label.
Bust: 34" Waist: 26" Hips: 38-42" Across Shoulders: 15" Sleeve Length: 22" Skirt Length: 25" Center Back Length: 43"
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1980's and is made of white silk that is adorned throughout with silver-colored bugle beads, white sequins, and faux pearls. Long sleeves have openings down the outer sides that are lined with pearls. Boat neck front and cowl back. Dramatic uneven hem. Fully lined.
Best suited for a size Medium (US 6-8)
Condition: Excellent. There are some missing pearls along the side neckline along with some very minimal bead loss.
Vintage shift dress from Bis Bis dates to the 1980's and is made of orange cotton with a blue zigzag graffiti print. It features a deep front v-neck with spaghetti straps. No closures. Unlined. Labeled a size 40.
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1980's and is made of black matte jersey that is adorned with sequins throughout the front and back torso. Sleeves are gathered and drape beautifully. Stand neckline is gathered at center back and has hook and eye closures. Unlined.
Missing designer and size labels. It was purchased from the original owner who believed it to be Marc Bower. Best suited for a size 2-4
Bust: Open Waist: Open Hips: 38-44" Across Shoulders: approximately 19" Sleeve Length: approximately 11 1/2" Center Back Length: 34 1/2"
1980's dress from Caritta Beverly HillsÃƒ"šÃ‚ is made of soft, pale pink leather. Three cut-outs at center front neckline. Long, tapered sleeves. Round neck in front and deep v-neck in back. Snap back. Large shoulder pads. Fully lined. No size label.
1980's dress from Diane Fres is made of bluish-purple chiffon with multicolor floral print. Bodice features hand-beading that follows the outline of the flowers. Long, billowing sleeves have solid chiffon insert and gathering at cuffs. Car wash hem. Elasticized waist band can be covered with separate belt. Squared v-neck. Button closure at center back neck. Lined.
Vintage dress from Lillie Rubin dates to the 1980's. It is made of brown and black knit that features a face pattern on the bust and an animal print on the skirt. Round neck. Long sleeves. Drop shoulder. No closures. Unlined.
1980's silk jacquard dress has a leaf pattern woven into it and a large floral gray and black print. Faux cross-over bodice is gathered at left waist and hip where it is "secured" to the side seam with six covered buttons. Deep v-neck. Straight skirt is covered with two diagonal ruffles. Center back zip closure. Unlined. Padded shoulders.
Sequined ensemble from Arturo Herrera dates to the 1980's. It is made of black silk chiffon with allover hand-sewn sequined detail. Loose blouse has v-neckline, short sleeves, and an elasticized waist. Straight skirt has center back slit and an elasticized waist. Skirt is lined, blouse is not.
Labeled size Small.
Condition: Very good with a minor amount of missing sequins.
Three-piece ensemble from Jill Richards comprised of bodice, skirt, and triangular-shaped scarf is made of an allover active, bold, multicolored print. Bodice is ruched throughout and is lined. Skirt has faux wrap look and is unlined. Both pieces have a zip closure. Labeled size 6.
Elegant 1980's ensemble consists of a blouse and pants that are made of black pleated silk with a vertical gold lamé stripe. Blouse has round neck, elbow-length sleeves with ruffles around the arm holes, and center back hook closure at the neckline. Straight-cut pants have elasticized waist and no closures. Both pieces are unlined. This is a beautifully made outfit that unfortunately is missing all tags; it was either custom-made or a designer piece because it is made exquisitely and has wide interior seams that have been whip-stitched by hand.
No size label, but ensemble would accommodate a variety of sizes.
Vintage two-piece dress dates to the late 1970's through 1980's and is made of purple chiffon with a geometric pattern that seems to be inspired by ancient Egypt. Oversized blouse has scoop neck with pleats all around and long sleeves with elasticized cuffs. Long skirt has an elasticized waistband and dramatic gathering. Labeled Claude Payne. Skirt is lined, blouse is not. Neither garment has closures.