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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

179 :: A Pair of 1960's 'Downtown' Cream Flares. Wonderful cream soft cotton trousers, with turn up hems. Size 2. A 1970's Grey Woman's Suit. Labelled 'Crayson' Smart nipped in jacket with pencil lined skirt. Size 10. A 1960's Berketex floral maxi dress. And a further 1960...
Price Achieved: £.

180 :: 1960's Black & Gold Kaftan Style Top. Labelled 'Renjoy' 88 Newman St W.1. This fun Brocade Evening top has an open front with brass buttons, 3/4 length sleeves with silky tassles and a diamond shape hem also with tassles. Size 10...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

180A :: Two pretty silk blouses. Two pretty silk blouses.  To include a silk shirt with mallard print. V-front, piped edging on the collar. Long sleeves with buttons at the cuffs. Size 10.  a further light silk shirt, brown with small flower print, long sleeves, with bu...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

181 :: Two vintage silk blouses. A 1940's cream silk blouse with pintucked front and high neck, pretty buttons down the back. A further 1950's blue silk blouse with horizontal pleats at the front and buttons down the back. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

181A :: Three Designer Shirts. Three Designer Shirts. To include a white cotton 'Abercrombie & Fitch' shirt. A 1980's brown silk 'Yves St Laurant' shirt. A plaid cotton shirt labelled 'Ralph Lauren' . (3)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

182 :: A quantity of Vintage blouses and Shirts. To include Abercrombie and Fitch, Ralph Lauren, Five Hawaiian shirts, and various others. (10)...
Price Achieved: £.

182A :: A 1970's Silk Batik Floral Shirt. A 1970's Silk Batik Floral Shirt.  This dark red silk shirt with batiked flowers has 3/4 length sleeves, wooden buttons. A Silk short sleeved shirt with star fish print, labelled Cole & Company. A further cotton Indonesian hawaiian st...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

183 :: A 1990's Vivienne Westwood top. Fluorescent pink, ...
Price Achieved: £.

184 :: A Pair of Antique Wooden Shoe Lasts. Wonderful antique wooden feet. A print on the side ''Miller Last' Northampton. Size 81/2''....
Price Achieved: £25.00.

185 :: 1970's Daks Blue Pinstripe Suit. Double breasted jacket and trousers. A 1960's 'Burton' Suit green shot trousers and jacket. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

185A :: A Morning Suit. A Morning Suit.  To include black tail coat, pinstiped trousers and grey waistcoat....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

186 :: A suitcase of Men's Clothing. To Include a Black Wool herringbone city over coat, labelled Tailored by ' Dombey & Son' 99 leadenhall st. EC3, lined in silk. A 1968 Tweed jacket labelled 'Denham & Goddard' Sackville St. W.1. A 1967 labelled 'Denham & Goddard' Dark blue suit with blaz...
Price Achieved: £.

187 :: A 'Yves Saint Laurent' Man's suit. ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

188 :: A 'Jean Paul Gaultier Homme' Jacket. Black and gold Pin- striped double breasted jacket with thick horizontal gold lines, padded shoulders with a lace Eagle applique on left hand shoulder. Gold and green enamel buttons. fully lined. Size Large 54....
Price Achieved: £.

189 :: A Burgundy Scottish Pipers Jacket. A heavy wool doublet with piped edges! Original diamond shaped buttons with the highland thistle. lined in beige cotton. Size 40...
Price Achieved: £.

190 :: A US Marine Corps Army Jacket. Black with red piping, brass shiny Eagle buttons....
Price Achieved: £5.00.

191 :: A military Jacket. Blue wool with original buttons and tassels....
Price Achieved: £.

192 :: A Yellow Military Jacket. ...
Price Achieved: £.

193 :: A Quantity of woollen knitwear waistcoats by 'Jay Musson'. Musson trained at Central St Martins and is specialised as a knitwear and textile designer. Eight colourful waistcoats 90's Britpop style. 40'' chest....
Price Achieved: £.

193A :: 1940's vintage men's waistcoats. 1940's vintage men's waistcoats. A collection of four gentleman's waistcoats, Soft woven wool in different colours, fully lined.  (4)...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

194 :: An Edwardian Man's Woollen Waistcoat. small ...
Price Achieved: £.

195 :: Two 1900's French Peasant Smocks. One cream heavy cotton with embroiderey and smocked front, buttons down the back. And a white linen smock. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

196 :: Four Edwardian Silk Men's Handkerchiefs. Made from fine organza silk with an 'M' appliqued. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

197 :: A 'Kaffe Fassett' Handknit Cardigan. This fabulous heavy wool cardigan was knitted from a Kaffe Fassett pattern, using high end yarn this cardigan is extremely warm and luxurious with large sleeves and buttoned down the front. And a 'Anne Fewlass' Hand knitwear Jacket. Elaborate j...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

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.