Busby Auctioneers and Valuers
Busby Auctioneers and Valuers
Find us | Email us | Telephone: 01308 420100

16th Oct 2014 Couture and Vintage Clothing

Couture and Vintage Clothing

Saturday 11th October - 10am to 12 noon

Tuesday 14th October - 9am to 5pm

Wednesday 15th October - 9am to 7pm

Morning of the sale

Sale time: 11am

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

83 :: Early 1900's Charles Frederick Worth Gown. Label No. 72.32.5. This sumptuous historical gown made by the Father of Haute-Couture. Was probably made in Paris in the latter part of his hugely successful world of fashion. This dress reflects his passion for meticulous detail and lavish fabric...
Price Achieved:
£1000.00.

219A :: 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat. 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat.  This very elegant, regal evening coat was made especially for a member British Raj's wife in Kashmir at the end of the 1930's.  Classic kashida hand embroidery depict...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

68 :: A 1950's 'Jean Patou' Haute Couture Lace Dress numbered 28005. Hand made from a linen silk mix fabric. The panels have been cut to follow the line of the body with fine black silk Chantilly lace tiered horizontally around the dress. The neckline is trimmed with soft silk velvet which fol...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

81A :: Late 1940's Chiffon Hobble Dress. This dress is both hobble underneath and puffball around. Labelled 'Tirwhoni' Milan. Beautifully structured with inner boned and corsetted bodice with lots of hooks and eyes pulling you in at the back, also a metal inner zip. An outer zip holds...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

82 :: Two Flapper Dresses. A 1920's Silver Assuit Dress with green silk lining. This adorable dress has been handmade with inner bras structuring. The front is gathered to create folds around the bosom and hangs straight to the knee. There is a small opening at the back with one hook and eye fast...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

99 :: 'Vogue Paris Original' Linen dress Suit. Handmade from a Vogue pattern from the 1960's. A cream/beige linen dress with zip at the back, jacket beautifully sewn with original buttons. Size 14/16. (2)...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

45 :: 1960's 'Yves Saint Laurent' Gypsy Collection Skirt and Blouse. A soft black silk velvet blouse/jacket with low cut front and lacing. Slightly puffed sleeves. Beautiful nipped waist. Size 40. A burgundy and black shot silk watermarked full skirt falling in folds to the ankle. A long sash belt wraps...
Price Achieved:
£310.00.

23 :: Two Iconic 1970's Day Dresses. To include an Ossie Clarke with Celia Birtwell style brown crepe day Dry Stylish printed silk cuffs, with repeated print on collar and waistband. Side Metal zip, front fastenings, size 10. No label. A Lee Bender at 'Bus Stop' Satin silk dress with ro...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

61 :: Two Iconic 1970's Designer Dresses. To include a '1970's Ossie Clark' Evening Dress. This black evening dress is made from a heavy rayon crepe, with vertical pleats at the front with open plunge neck to the waistline. Wrapping around the waist with an open back and voluminous sleev...
Price Achieved:
£280.00.

198 :: A 1970's woollen dress, colourful symmetric design hand knit maxi dress. No label. Size 10. An 'Alice Pollock' knitwear woollen cardigan/coat with a tie belt fastening....
Price Achieved:
£260.00.

 

Full Catalogue

199 :: 4 x Pure Cashmere Jumpers. to include a brown 'lochmere' jumper. A pink 'Lockmere' jumper, A maroon 'F&F' jumper with pretty V-neck front with front tie and 3/4 length sleeves. A further black 'F&F' roll neck jumper. Sizes S....
Price Achieved: £.

200 :: 4 x Pure vintage Cashmere Jumpers. A 'Pringle' V-neck pink jumper. A white V-neck 'Finest' jumper. A 'Kirkland' V-neck grey jumper. A light grey V-neck 'cashmere connect' Jumper. Sizes S. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

201 :: 4 x Pure Vintage Cashmere Jumpers. A pretty 'Pringle' blue jumper with mother of pearl button detail at front. A 'Lochmere' V-neck fuschia jumper. A Orange 'N Peal' V-neck jumper. And a 'Landsend' black round neck jumper. size S....
Price Achieved: £.

202 :: 4 x Pure Cashmere Jumpers. A dark blue round neck 'the cashmere company' Scotland jumper. A light blue 'finest' V-neck jumper. A fawn high neck 'the cashmere company' jumper and a fawn 'the scotch house' round neck jumper. Sizes S....
Price Achieved: £.

203 :: 3 x Pure Cashmere Jumpers. A 'lands End' dark blue round neck jumper. A 'Lands End' purple round neck jumper and a red 'Duncan Cameron' Of Hawick round neck jumper. Sizes S....
Price Achieved: £.

204 :: 3 x Designer Cardigans. To include a 'Rodier' long striped red and cream wool cardigan. A black 'Rodier' Cardigan and a 'Ralp Lauren' cotton cardigan with pockets and gold buttons. Size S....
Price Achieved: £.

205 :: 4 x Pure vintage Cashmere Cardigans. A 'Finest' beige cardigan with pretty buttons. A cream cardigan 'Edward Chapman' Vancouver with brass buttons. A green cardigan 'Edward Chapman' made in Scotland with pretty brass buttons. A brown cardigan 'coupe' wit...
Price Achieved: £.

206 :: 3 x Cashmere Cardigans. A black 'cashmere company' cardigan. A 'lochmere' brown cardigan and a blue 'laura ashley' cardigan. A further handknit musk pink woollen cardigan. Sizes S. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

207 :: 4 x Designer Jumpers. A 'Rodier' fuschia and black jumper with collar. A 'Rodier' Paris grey cashmere jumper with pretty collar. A blue 'Ralp Lauren' Cashmere jumper and a 'Jaeger' Cashmere polka dot brown and cream jumper. Sizes S....
Price Achieved: £.

208 :: 3 x Designer Jumpers. A vintage 'jaeger' cream round neck wool jumper. A brown 'Calvin Klein' wool jumper and a dark brow 'Calvin Klein' wool jumper. (3)...
Price Achieved: £.

209 :: 3 x Hand knit Pure Wool Jumpers. A roll neck ribbed cream jumper. A soft wool hand knitted jumper and a white very soft merino wool jumper. sizes S (3)...
Price Achieved: £.

210 :: 3 x Long Cardigans. A black boucle knit coat/cardigan with pockets , inner tie and front fastener. A 'Cacheral' peach coloured pure wool long cardigan. And a further heavy woollen handknitted cardigan/jacket with front zip and pockets. Sizes S. (3)...
Price Achieved: £.

211 :: A Bag Of 1960's Designer Children's Clothes. Utterly delightful children's clothes ranging from baby to two years old, Boys and Girls. Beautifully hand smocked, made from the finest fabrics....
Price Achieved: £80.00.

212 :: Three Victorian white work Babies Gowns. To include a long white christening gown with pin tucks and white work with narrow cord ties at the back. A further two less ornate cotton long gowns. (3)...
Price Achieved: £.

213 :: Three Edwardian Children's Party Dresses. To Include a cream organza pleated long dress with separate under petticoat. A cream brocade long dress and a further white satin dress with silver trim detail on the front. And a 50's green velvet dress. (4)...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

213A :: A pair of Antique Tibetan mukluks. A pair of Antique Tibetan mukluks.  Wool and hand embroidered boots. Size 5. (1)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

214 :: An Early C20th Childs Persian Jacket. Dark brown velvet with gold foliates and gold trim. Open sleeves, red cotton lining. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

215 :: A collection of Victorian Clothes. To include A Man's purple cotton frock coat with velvet collar and cuffs. Unusual tiered shawl detail, original antique black buttons moulded with flower motifs. Buttons on the cuffs, two at the back and down the front, the coat has been lined in a prett...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

216 :: Two Vintage Fans. To include a large fan with bakelite engraved frame depicting birds and flowers painted onto silk and embroidered. A further bakelite frame with lace and silver paint and sequins. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

217 :: A Victorian beaded evening bag and Two Fans. To include a late Victorian finely beaded drawstring evening bag. A further beaded drawstring evening bag with handles, (damaged) And two identical mother of pearl, organza and sequined fans. (1 broken) (4)...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

217A :: Circa 1810-1815 Georgian velvet bolero. Circa 1810-1815 Georgian velvet bolero. With long sleeves and   elaborate epaulettes decorated in gold thread which is continued around the neck and front of the bolero with pom poms and lace at the cuffs, a yellow silk lining, which is shred...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

218 :: Two Pairs of Chinese Trousers. To include a pair of 1950's black satin silk embroidered loons, with gold crewel work depicting flowers and birds. There is a large metal zip at the front. (moth). The second pair are large cotton loons with colourful embroidery on a yellow silk ground. ...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

219 :: A 1953 'Belville et Cie' formal day/evening coat. An early Belinda Belville beautiful soft green wool long coat. Lined with white silk, pulled tightly in at the waist with an inner fastening belt. The skirt of the coat is full circled and the bodice is buttoned with original fabric buttons ...
Price Achieved: £.

219A :: 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat. 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat.  This very elegant, regal evening coat was made especially for a member British Raj's wife in Kashmir at the end of the 1930's.  Classic kashida hand embroidery depict...
Price Achieved: £850.00.

220 :: 1900's Hand Embroidered Man's Coat. This large heavy coat has been beautifully hand embroidered with colourful silk and metallic yarns. The collar is fully embroidered and lined in pleated red silk which has been repeated around the cuffs and hem. The coat has been Lined with a layer of ...
Price Achieved: £.