Brown wool skirt suit by Thierry Mugler. Extremely fitted double-breasted jacket with stand up collar, pointed lapels, thick shoulder pads, and flared peplum. Straight high-waisted skirt has back vent and center back zipper. Belt has large silver modernist buckle and silver grommets.
Labeled size 36.
Across Shoulders: 17" (Approximate- no shoulder seams)
Sleeve Length: 22" (Approximate- no shoulder seams)
Skirt suit from Thierry Mugler is made out of black viscose with silver-toned rectangular metal studded accents. Single-breasted blazer has single snap closure, notch lapel, and flap pockets. Straight skirt has waistband and zipper closure. Both pieces are lined.
1980's suit from Thierry Mugler. Natural-colored linen with corset-like lacing in the front and sides of the jacket. Fitted jacket is cleverly fastened with snaps underneath one side of the lacing. Fitted miniskirt has center back zipper. Both pieces are lined.
Red-orange dress from Thierry Mugler. Wrap-style with double belted closures at waist. V-neck with two piece notch lapel that snaps into one piece. Long sleeves with double snap cuff. Side front patch pockets. Side-by-side inverted pleats at back above waist. Shoulder pads.
Labeled size 36.
Condition: Very good with a couple of small areas that were professionally rewoven.
Sexy dress by Tom Ford For Gucci is made of two layers of silk jersey with a monochromatic snakeskin print. Large keyhole in center front extends from the neckline to navel. No closures. Dress dates to Gucci's S/S 2000 collection.
Labeled a size 40.
Bust: 34-36" Waist: 33-34" Hips: 38-40" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 42"
White lace dress with fishtail bottom. Long sleeves are unlined, have scalloped cuffs with double snaps. Scalloped boat neck. Cream-colored crepe under lace. Flocked netting fishtail is tightly gathered with eight layers of tulle underneath. Center back zipper with three covered lace buttons. Lined.
1980's cocktail dress from William Travilla. Black pleated chiffon. Halter style with plunging v-neck. Handkerchief hem. Center back zipper. Lined. Mr. Travilla was the costume and fashion designer who designed many costumes for Marilyn Monroe, the most notable being the white dress worn while she stood over the subway grate in "The Seven Year Itch". If this dress looks familiar, it is because it is based off of that original design.
Vintage Turkmen robe comes from the Central Asian region and likely dates to the 1950's through the 1970's. It is made of red silk with hand-embroidery. Russian or Uzbek printed-cotton lining in an Art Nouveau pattern. No closures.
Condition: Excellent Material: Unsure- silk perhaps with cotton lining
Measurements: Bust: 42" Waist: 43" Hips: 44" Center Back to Cuff Length: 29" Center Back Length: 37"
1980's Ungaro evening blouse. Silver silk charmeuse. High neckline with gathered front. Fitted waist with top-stitched pleats. Raglan sleeve with four button cuff. Shoulder pads. Center back button closure. Unlined.
Labeled size 6.
Condition: Very good with light wear to the seams at the waist.
Vintage blouse from Emanuel Ungaro dates to the 1980's and is made of purple silk with a black polka-dotted print. Black ribbed turtleneck, cuffs, and waistband. Single patch pocket at breast. Padded shoulders. Unlined. Center back zipper. Labeled a vintage size 40/6. Better suited for a modern day 4 US.
Condition: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
Bust: 34-36" Waist: 20-32" Across Shoulders: 16" Sleeve Length: 25" Center Back Length: 22"
Vintage party dress from Ungaro dates to the 1980's and is made of white silk with a polychromatic splatter print. It features a boat neck with cowl back. Elbow-length sleeves have heavily padded shoulders and drape dramatically from the shoulder seam. Exterior of the dress has no closures. Interior attached waistband fastens with hooks and eyes and has straps that extend from the waist to the shoulders to hold the dress in place.
Unbelievable two-piece ensemble from Emanuel Ungaro's Couture collection is comprised of a jumpsuit and coat. Periwinkle blue silk is printed with a pattern that is reminiscent of Gustav Klimt. Jumpsuit has a fitted bodice with silver sequined detail, v-neckline with black chiffon hand-beaded insert, and beaded velvet drop waist. Wide handkerchief sleeves are trimmed with silver sequins that are encased in mesh and have gold bullion, beaded detail at cuffs. Wide-leg bottoms are permanently pleated. Coat is made out of different, yet coordinating, fabric with black satin trim. It is quilted in a diamond pattern and lined with darker blue fabric. Jumpsuit is unlined and has a center back zip closure. Coat has center front button closure. Please note that although both pieces are labeled, only the jumpsuit has a numbered tag underneath the label.
No size label, but I would estimate it to be an approximate modern size 6.
1980's dress from Ungaro. Lightweight teal wool knit. Asymmetric front button closure. Round neck. Long sleeves are highly gathered at shoulder and taper at wrist. Patch pockets at hips. Large shoulder pads. Lined in skirt. Labeled Italian size 46, US 12. Measurements-
Ungaro blouse and pants ensemble with bright allover floral print. Blouse is sleeveless, has wrap waist, and has a v-neck with collar. Shoulder pads. Pants have 2 1/2" thick elasticized waistband and cuffs. Large front patch pockets. Zip fly with button at waistband. Both pieces are unlined.
Labeled size 6.
Blouse Bust: 42" (meant to be oversized) Waist: 28" (adjustable) Center Back Length: 25"
Flaménco-inspired evening dress from Emanuel Ungaro dates to the 1980's and is made of black silk taffeta with a pink floral print. Front and back bodice are ruched on both sides. Side zipper. Fully lined. Labeled a vintage size 8, but please refer to measurements.
Condition: Excellent with a square shaped panel having been cut from the interior back of the skirt that measures approximately 12" x 12". It is not visible when worn.
Bust: 36" Waist: 26" Hip: 36" Center Front Length: 33" Center Back Length: 47"
Vintage jacket from Ungaro likely dates to the 1990's. It has a fabulous pop art print in black, white, and royal blue that depicts traffic signs, dollar bills, smiley faces, etc. Single breasted with button closure. Fully lined.
Vintage jacket from Emanuel Ungaro dates to the 1980's and is made of metallic red leather. It is fitted throughout, has a stand collar, and button front closure. Long sleeves are gathered at the padded shoulder and have button cuffs. Trimmed in black leather. Lined.
Labeled size 40.
Bust: 36" Waist: 31" Across Shoulders: 15 1/2" Sleeve Length: 22 1/2" Center Back Length: 20 1/2"