Vintage sweater from Elsie Tu dates to the 1950's through early 1960's and is made of cream-colored wool. It is decorated with white seed beads in a squiggle pattern and highlighted with sapphire blue, prong-set rhinestones. Scalloped hem has beaded fringe. Fully lined. Center back metal zipper.
No size label, but we estimate it would fit a size Small.
Condition: Excellent. There is very minimal bead loss, which does not detract from the beauty of the sweater.
Loris Azzaro black sweater has chain and beaded trim around neckline, hem, cuffs, and center front. Center front snap closure. Unlined. Please note that the designer label is missing from this piece; however, we purchased the identical sweater in purple that still has the label intact.
No size label, but we estimate that it is best suited for a modern day XS.
Vintage cardigan from Hanae Mori dates to the 1980's and is made of red acrylic and wool. It features a bold graphic abstract print in bright colors. Cardigan features ribbed trim along edges. Center front gold-toned button closures. Unlined.
Vintage sweater from Kansai Yamamoto dates to the 1980's and is made of black and brown wool. It features a brightly colored fierce creature on the bust that is flanked by Japanese characters. Round neck. Long sleeves. Unlined. No closures. Labeled a size Medium and is meant to be worn oversized.
Vintage sweater from Kansai Yamamoto dates to the 1980's and is made of a red wool or wool blend. It depicts phoenix birds that are decorated with multicolored embroidery. Two button closure at neck. Unlined.
No size label.
Bust: 40" Waist: 28" Across Shoulders: 24" Sleeve Length: 20" Center Back Length: 19"
Vintage sweater from Krizia dates to the 1980's and depicts a ferocious creature who appears to be in mid-roar. It is made of brightly-colored wool and has ribbed collar, cuffs, and waistband. Unlined. No closures
Condition: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
Vintage sweater vest from Lietta Cavalli (sister of Roberto) dates to the late 1970's through the 1980's. It is made of a mixture of knitted soft yarns that are combined together. Palette is in neutral and muted tones. Two tie closures at center front bust. Unlined.
No size label. Could easily accommodate a variety of sizes due to the stretch of the knit.
Fun vintage sweater by Szato dates to the 1980's and is made of black, white, and turquoise cotton yarn. The front features a large panda artfully appliqued with leather. Unlined. No closures. Labeled a size Medium, but would be oversized.
Fun vintage sweater by Szato dates to the 1980's and is made of black, cream, yellow, and turquoise cotton yarn. The front features large penguins that are artfully appliqued with leather. Unlined. No closures. Labeled a size Medium, but would be oversized.
Vintage sweater dates to the 1980's and is an unlabeled Valentino that retailed at Amen Wardy. It is made of soft black wool with large openwork bows that extend from the front and around the shoulders to the back. Cutouts are accented with black seed beads. No closures. Unlined.
Vintage 1980's sweater is from Betsey Johnson's infamous Punk Label. It is made of black and white wool that is knit in a zigzag pattern. Clever center front metal closures hook into one another. Stand collar is ribbed. Long sleeves with ribbed cuffs. Unlined. One size.
Light heather gray wool sweater from "Poi by Krizia". Iridescent metallic heat-treated ornamentation on front. Deep v-neck. Drop shoulder. Long sleeves with ribbed cuffs. Ribbed hem and neckline. Oversized. No closures. Unlined.
Labeled size 42.
Bust: 48-52" Waist: 46-50" Across Shoulders: 25" Sleeve Length: 17" Center Back Length: 27"
Roberta and Brenda two-toned pink sweater. Beaded fringe down sleeves and around back opening. Openings down sides of sleeves. Boat neck front. Deep v-neck back with criss-crossed rows of bugle beads. Ribbing at cuffs and waist. No closures.
No size label.
Bust: 40" Waist: 22-34" Across Shoulders: 18" Sleeve Length: 23" Shoulder Seam to Hem Length: 22"
Vintage 1980's sweater from Roberta and Brenda is made of a soft synthetic yarn that is knit in a ribbed pattern. V-neck has a front overlay that “steps" downward in 90 degree angles. Padded shoulders. Unlined. No closures.
About the designers- Roberta and Brenda made extremely high quality sweaters in the 1980's. The woman that I bought this from originally paid over $500 for each.
Vintage sweater from William Kasper California dates to the 1980's through early 1990's and is made of red cashmere wool. It humorously has the word "Cashmere" woven diagonally across the front so that everyone knows that you are wearing the finest wool. Raglan sleeve. Crew neck. Unlined. No closures. Padded shoulders.