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.
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 goodÃƒ"šÃ‚ with a missing button and a faint stain on the front skirt. This dress could likely benefit from a soaking in Biz or Oxyclean
Lovely Edwardian white net dress with pink and mauve embroidered daises. Sheer although it is lined with self fabric. V-neck with lacing up center front. 3/4 sleeve with double ruffles at the cuffs. Skirt is ankle-length and has 3 rows of cording at hem. L-shaped snap front.
Condition: Very good with some small breaks in the netting throughout. One larger hole in the lining at the left hip (see photo).
Edwardian hat from "Coret" in San Francisco. It is made of gathered forest green jersey, lined, has an interior grosgrain band, and trimmed with black feathers. It is in good condition considering its age with fading, some very small holes, broken feathers, and a few stains.
Vintage coat from Balenciaga's house of Eisa dates to the late 1950's through mid-1960's.Ãƒ"šÃ‚ It is made of thick navy ribbed wool with brushed bronze-toned semi-spherical buttons down the center front. Side pockets are cleverly concealed in the princess seams that angle into side seams at the hip. Two inverted pleats at the back waist extend to the hem. Narrow turn down collar.Ãƒ"šÃ‚ Coat is fully lined with navy China silk.
Condition: Exterior is in excellent condition but the lining is worn and has small tearing in various areas throughout. Coat could be worn as is, but lining would most likely have to be replaced at some point. There might have been a repair at the seam in the right underarm. Item is priced accordingly.
Bust: 38" Waist: 34" Hips: 38" Across Shoulders: 15" Sleeve Length: approximately 22 1/4" Center Back Length: 42"
Two-piece evening ensemble from Escada dates to the 1980's. Strapless gown has gold brocade center panel with rhinestones and embroidery, is fully lined including tulle underskirt, and has center back zipper. Bolero has no closures, is lined with bright red fabric, and has four button cuffs.
Silk charmeuse in varying tones of yellow, gold, and white and printed with lion, tiger, and jaguar faces. Three gold-toned, textured buttons on each shoulder. Short sleeves. Round neck. Unlined. Labeled size 42.
Condition: Very good with a small red pen mark on the shoulder.
Bust: 44" Waist: 38" Hips: 42" Across Shoulders: 16 1/2" Sleeve Length: 10" Center Back Length:24 1/2"
Beige silk blouse with highly detailed fur print in black, gray, white, and silver. Button front. V-neck with notch lapel. Long sleeves with single button cuff. Side bust darts. Pearlized buttons have gold trim. Unlined. Labeled size 42.
Across Shoulders: 18" Bust: 42" Waist: 40" Hips: 42" Sleeve Length: 24 1/2" Center Back Length: 26"
Cardigan/coat from Escada Sport likely dates to the 1990's to 2000's. It is made of black and cream wool yarn that is knit in a zigzagged stripe pattern. Wide waist band has a brightly colored floral motif. Cream Mongolian lamb wool trim. Center front hook and eye closures. Unlined.
Escada cocktail dress is made of jet black velvet adorned with irregular circular patches of silver glitter. Ruffled neckline and hem are finely pleated. Long, tapered sleeves have rhinestone studded, faceted glass button cuffs. Center back button closure. Padded shoulders. Lined except for in sleeves.
Estevez gown dates to the 1970's and is made of white jersey. Rhinestone trim around plunging halter-style v-neck. Pleating at bust extends all the way around to the center back. Fully lined. Center back zipper. Labled a vintage size 10, but would be best suited for a modern day 6.
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1980's and was designed by Fabrice. It is made of black silk with an allover abstract beaded and sequined decoration in silver. High front neckline and deep cut v-neck back. Padded shoulders. Lined only through the hip. The rest of the skirt is unlined. No closures.
We estimate this dress to be approximately a size 4-6 US.
Condition: Excellent.Ãƒ"šÃ‚ Wear consistent with age and use.