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.
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.
Vintage gown from the 1980's features a dramatic one-shouldered design and is made of red and gold striped lamé fabric. Large ruffles adorn the neckline and hem/side front skirt seam. Fully lined. Side plastic zipper. No manufacture's label is present.
Striking ballgown dates to the 1980's through 1990's and features long fringe at the neck and waist. Fitted bodice is made of black velvet, has a boat neck, and tapered sleeves with zippered cuffs. Full skirt is made of black satin with a velvet band at the hem. Satin waistband with bow at center back. Center back zipper. Fully lined.
Vintage dress dates to the 1980's and is covered with sequins, seed beads, and shisha mirrors with embroidery surrounding them. The sequins are arranged in many different ways including flowers, checkerboards, polka dots, and geometric motifs. Long, tapered sleeves. Center front ruched detail at front hip. Center back slip. Fully lined. Center back invisible zipper.
Vintage gown from Saz dates to the 1980's and is made of beige silk chiffon that is entirely covered with black and white sequins that are arranged in an Art Deco-esque geometric pattern. Round neck. Long batwing sleeves. Elasticized waistband. Center back zippered closure in skirt with hook and eye closures along the spine. Fully lined. No size label, but we would estimate approximately a size 2-4.
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