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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

128 :: A 1950's 'Colin Becke' Evening Coat. A sleeveless yellow taffeta silk coat embellished with beads and tassles around the collar, open front, side slits, lined. A further 1980's Jean Muir Leather Dress Coat. A fabulous Autumn orange soft suede with gold motifs. This dress/coat is ...
Price Achieved: £.

129 :: A 1950's Musk Pink Coat. Labelled 'Hockley' W.1. Wool coat with 3/4 length sleeves with feux fur cuffs, pockets and pretty original button at neckline, fully lined. A further 1940's Black wool coat labelled 'Oewees' Philadelphia. The coat has astrakhan fur cuff...
Price Achieved: £.

130 :: Two Vintage Wool Ladies Coats. A fawn coloured Duffle Coat labeled 'Harrods'. A Bottle Green Wool Coat labeled 'Rolands' Bath. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

131 :: A 1960's Soft Leather Coat. Lilac colour very soft with suede trim, lined, open fronted with tie belt, labelled 'Beged-Or' London-Paris-New York made in England. Size 12. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

132 :: 1960's Take Six London W.1 Linen Jacket. Carnaby Street. The jacket is made from a heavy vintage linen, beautifully tailored with two back pleats, . The sleeves have shaped turn up cuffs & the colour is sand. Lined in silk. Size S 37cms across back. A further MBA Paris black mini dre...
Price Achieved: £.

133 :: An Aquascutum Tweed Coat. Herringbone all wool tweed coat, with double breasted buttons deep pockets, fully lined. Size 10 A further Black Wool 'Rodier' Coat. A smart black wool mixed with cashmere winter coat with pockets, belt and fully lined. Size 12. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

134 :: A Vintage Musquash Fur Coat. Labelled 'Vanek's' London Bournemouth. Two front fasteners, long sleeves, lined, good condition. Size 12....
Price Achieved: £.

135 :: A 1960's Sherling and leather Fur Coat. Labelled 'HeaTona' J.W. Scott Furriers Huddersfield. This coat is soft cream sheepskin with a brown leather trim running around the collar, down the front and pockets. Original buttons, lined. Size 12...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

136 :: Three 1960's Coats. To include a 'Dannimac' plaid brown waterproof coat, with double breasted silver buttons, pocket flaps with button detail, deep pockets. fully lined. Size 12. A turquoise canvas cotton waterproof double breasted raincoat with large collar, pockets and belt. A further 60&...
Price Achieved: £.

137 :: A Vintage Mink Fur Coat. A good condition light brown mink coat. Deep side pockets, pretty collar metal fasteners, embroidered silk lining. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

137A :: Two 1950's Fur coats. Two 1950's Fur coats. A brown squirrel fur jacket. A dyed beaver lamb jacket. (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

138 :: A Vintage 1930's Ocelot Jacket. Labelled 'Richard Allen & Co' . The coat has fur covered buttons at the front, padded shoulders, deep pockets, lined. (Cannot be exported)....
Price Achieved: £90.00.

138A :: A 1950's Ocelot Print Fur Jacket & Muff. A 1950's Ocelot Print Fur Jacket & Muff.  This elegant fur has been printed onto rabbit. Labelled 'renomax' 152b Holland Park Avenue, London W.11.  The pelts are soft, the sleeves long, front metal clasps, fully lined. &n...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

139 :: A feux leopard coat. (1) ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

140 :: 1920's Fur coat. Long & Heavy with a good lining. Fabulous buttons in trench coat style....
Price Achieved: £90.00.

141 :: Quantity of furs: A large dark brown Beaver Lamb coat, Dark brown Goat fur coat. Light Brown Pony fur coat and light brown musquash fur coat. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

142 :: A 1960's White Rabbit Fur Coat with Snakeskin Collar and Belt. This coat was designed by 'Micheal Hockley' for 'Fenwick' London W.1. The brown snakeskin has the added detail of brass button fastenings on the collar, and on the cuffs. A large brass buckle sets off the...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

143 :: A Fabulous White Feux Fur Duffle Coat with Hat. This soft fur coat feels so warm and luxurious, with a high collar, deep pockets fully lined with leather toggles. The hat is detachable and looks extremely chic....
Price Achieved: £.

144 :: A ladies sheepskin fur coat. Nicely cut with a drop waist. pockets original buttons and good condition. A further feux fur brown jacket. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

144A :: A Vintage Mink Cape. A Vintage Mink Cape.  This beautiful mink cape is a cross between silver and brown.  A beautiful front fastened with metal clips, with tails hanging from the front.  The shoulders are gathered and fall gracefully down the back. (1)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

145 :: A 'Coco Chanel' Fur & Wool Coat. This luxurious and stylish grey wool and fur coat, exquisitely made and designed recently by Chanel. The main part of the coat is made from a 75% wool mix 23% nylon, the result is similar to felt with a stylish variegated grey,brown and white prin...
Price Achieved: £.

145A :: A 1920's Ostrich Feather Cape. A 1920's Ostrich Feather Cape.  This ornate black ostrich feather cape is backed with silk organza and ties at the front. The shawl has survived time kept in newspaper in a trunk. (1)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

146 :: Two Musquash fur capes. (2) ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

146A :: A light brown Musquash Fur Cape. A pretty shoulder cape with small collar, fasteners at front and fully lined. (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

147 :: Three Mink fur hats. A pair of 1930's fur driving gloves. A black vintage grosgrain handbag. A black felt hat. (6)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.