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

105 :: Two ladies outfits. 1970's 'Anna Belinda' Oxford. A heavy aubergine coloured velvet jacket and skirt with floral peplum waist, cuffs, collar and hem. Jacket is detailed with floral piping. Lined throughout. Size 10. A 1970's 'Sujon' made in England dress. Floral cotton with a suede pe...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

106 :: A 1960's dress and coat suit. Heavy white silk brocade labelled 'Phyllis Taylor' London. Sleeveless shift dress panelled. Back metal zip and tie belt. Tailored coat with collar and original silk covered buttons. Size 10/12. A 1960's three piece suit consisting of a skirt...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

107 :: 1950's Full Skirted Dress Coat. Labelled 'Jane Woodrow Model' Bournemouth. This fabulous dress coat is made from a heavy vintage red grosgrain sateen fabric. Pulled in at the waist with two large fabric covered buttons, with a full skirt, lined in soft satin. Long sleeves with tu...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

108 :: 1940's style Handmade wool skirt and peplum jacket. The jacket has been beautifully tailored in the style of the 40's with pretty fabric covered buttons down the front, long sleeves tapering to the wrist with button on the cuff, peplum waist. The skirt hangs below the knee. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

109 :: Two 1970's Canadian Outfits. Labelled 'Yolanta' Vancouver Canada, This fabulously chic jacket and skirt suit mimic the 1930's made from chenille, the jacket has an art deco motifed silk lining, with a nipped waist wonderful cut away front with orange and beige detail at the front, the skirt...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

110 :: A 1970's Red Suede Skirt and top. Very soft red suede top, beautifully made with long tapering sleeves, back opening with suede buttons, the skirt hangs beautifully, slightly pleated at the waistband, pocket detail, back zip and suede button. Size 8. And a pretty liberty silk hand...
Price Achieved: £.

111 :: A 'Harris Tweed' Ladies Jacket. Blue Herringbone tweed, very smart, with blue lining, single front button and pockets. size 10. A further herringbone tweed jacket labelled 'Laura Ashley' with a velvet collar single front button, pockets and fully lined. Size 10. ...
Price Achieved: £.

112 :: Two Vintage Linen Jackets. A Wonderfully heavy vintage linen white jacket with small front lapels and two buttons at the waist, pockets and fully lined. Size 12. A dark blue linen jacket labelled 'Laura Ashley' fully lined with pockets. Size 10. A further white raw silk jacket be...
Price Achieved: £.

113 :: An 'Armani' Tweed Jacket. A light blue wool with metallic blue threads, mixed black and white threads woven with light blue sequins. Fitted waist with rib detail, pockets and front button, labelled 'Armani' made in Italy, Size 10. A further 'Anne Klein' New York wo...
Price Achieved: £.

114 :: A 1980's 'Valentino' Black Jacket. Very smart black jacket, with two double breasted buttons at the waist, pockets, fully lined, labelled 'Valentino' miss V. Size 42. A further light weight red silk jacket labelled 'Rino Rossi' with double breasted buttons at the waist a...
Price Achieved: £.

115 :: A Gucci Jacket and an Aquascutumn Suit ...
Price Achieved: £.

116 :: Three cropped jackets. One green velvet evening jacket with frogging and laced trims. Labelled 'Peggy Hall'. Size 12. A green corduroy bomber jacket with detailed elasticated waist, cuffs and collar. Large decorative buttons, labelled 'Sheridan Barnett'. Size 10. And a f...
Price Achieved: £.

117 :: Four Moschino Jackets. To include a 1980's football world cup 'cheap and chic' made in Italy tailored jacket. A 'lets keep fashion tidy' Deep yellow 'Couture!' Jacket with one black and white chequered sleeve, with black and white swirly buttons at cuffs,...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

118 :: A 'Bazar de Christian Lacroix' Red Jacket. Nehru jacket with original buttons, bell shaped sleeves with double row of buttons. lined in red silk. Size 40...
Price Achieved: £.

119 :: 'John Galliano' Jacket. Herring-boned cotton and silk designer jacket with rouched detail. Size 8. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

119A :: Three 1930's beautiful Edwardian nightdress bags with a stunning Art Deco gossamer silk printed scarf. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

120 :: 'RARE' 1980's Claude Montana Suede Jacket. This jacket is possibly a one-off and made from a rich forest green and black pig skin. Embroidered with green and black wool. Classic broad shoulders, pleated at the back to trim the waist. Front pocket and metal front zip. Elasticated black panels on...
Price Achieved: £.

121 :: A 'favourbrook' Jermyn Street London Silk Coat. A cream silk coat embroidered throughout with nero collar, buttons down the front, pockets and lined. (small marks). A glass beaded jacket on a black chiffon silk ground. (2)...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

122 :: A 1940's Wool Coat. Reverseable blue and white wool coat, with pockets and buttons down the front....
Price Achieved: £30.00.

123 :: Two leather coats. A beige suede coat and a grey/blue leather coat....
Price Achieved: £.

124 :: A 1930's/40's 'Leidler Chicago' Coat. This fine wool coat has been cut and sewn in geometric panels. The neckline has been pintucked with a soft velvet collar. The front is crossover with a button on the inside to hold in place, creating a swing back. lined in soft silk with panels cut in ...
Price Achieved: £.

125 :: 1900's Grey Wool Embroidered Coat. A wonderfully theatrical evening coat, embellished with embroidery and tassled ropework. Original buttons and brass fret-worked buttons and brass studs. Lined in black silk. Silk is fraying on the cuffs....
Price Achieved: £190.00.

126 :: 1960's 'Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Paris' Wool Coat. A truly chic black heavy wool coat. The back has small pleats falling beautifully to a Wool fringed hem with embroidered trim, which has been repeated on the collar and shoulders. Original black buttons, deep lined pockets....
Price Achieved: £.

126A :: 1960's Gold Leather Coat 1960's Gold Leather Coat. Labelled 'John Homac' hand finished suede model made in England. This leather coat has a team of leather buttons down the front trimmed with gold braid.  The sleeves have been styled with leather buttons ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

127 :: A 1960's 'Pierre Cardin' Coat. This beautifully tailored yellow wool coat, classical of the 60's with double breasted front, original buttons, deep pockets. A large pleat from the waist at the back of the coat, fully lined. Size 12....
Price Achieved: £.