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19th Feb 2015 Couture Vintage Fashion

Couture Vintage Fashion - For further images of all lots please follow the link to the-saleroom.com where you can also bid online.

http://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auction-catalogues/busby-auctioneers-and-valuers/catalogue-id-ibbus10019

Saturday 14th February  - 10am to 12 noon

Tuesday 17th February - 10am to 5pm

Wednesday 18th February - 10am to 7pm

Morning of the sale

Sale time: 2pm

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

172 :: A 2009 'Alexander McQueen' Velvet Ballgown. This truly sumptuous deep red velvet gown has been made to follow and enhance the female figure, seductive, curvaceous, melting around the feet. The dress has a long velvet scarf that flows from the dress in one sweeping throw to be wrapped graceful...
Price Achieved:
£950.00.

231 :: A 1960's Boutique 'Christian Dior' 51330 Cocktail Dress. A classic 1960's shift dress, with pretty scalloped neckline and sleeves beaded with pearls and diamante. A funky silver dress, looks like lots of silver bottle tops, made from a silk fabric. The dress feels as though it is quilted, with the...
Price Achieved:
£750.00.

161 :: A Rare 'Alexander McQueen' Cable knitted dress. A truly stunning and rare red cable knit dress made in Italy. Ornamented with flowers and fruits. Size 8....
Price Achieved:
£680.00.

286 :: A 1930's Charles Frederick Worth Satin Ballgown with Jacket. A debutantes Coming Out Dress belonging to The Honourable Catherine Sinclair, daughter of Viscount Thurso, worn at 'The Queen Charlotte's Ball' in 1937. Made from a shimmering soft satin bias cut with a small train at the back. The dr...
Price Achieved:
£650.00.

282 :: A 1930's Black Crepe 'Schiaparelli' Dress. No label - This stunning dress belonged to Lady Sinclair wife of the 1st Viscount Thurso. The arms have been embellished with silver sequins and studs, The dress hangs beautifully, with an opening at the front hem up to the knee. There are two plas...
Price Achieved:
£550.00.

228 :: A 1920's Velvet Devore with Artic Fox Fur Coat. This deliciously opulent red velvet devore evening coat, feels so soft to touch and has an inner padding between the devore and silk red lining. The Collar and cuffs are white artic fox fur. The sleeves have a beautiful rouched yoke down ...
Price Achieved:
£460.00.

232 :: A 1950's Christian Dior Evening Ensemble. This beautiful Chic evening skirt and top made from tulle, appliqued with lace and a silver metallic thread, lined with eau de nil rayon. The top has a shaped hemline with elegant unlined sleeves. The skirt is pencil line with a small opening at the hem. ...
Price Achieved:
£460.00.

188 :: A 'Gianni Versace Couture' Dress. Black cocktail dress with the4 Versace Safety Pin. Inner structured under garment. Elastic shoulder straps. Scooped back and opening at the hem. Size 42. (1)...
Price Achieved:
£380.00.

17 :: A 1980's Issey Miyake Wool coat. Made from 55% linen and 45% wool black and yellow weave. Classical loose fitting draped coat, with no fastenings at the front, broad sleeves draped from below the shoulder. Two deep lined pockets. Size M. ...
Price Achieved:
£370.00.

246 :: A Victorian Couched Gold Thread And Beetle Wing Tunic. An elaborate tunic made from fine tulle, couched gold thread embroidered with hundreds of iridescent beetle wings. Probably made in India where Calcutta and Madras were centres for beetle wing embroidery.There is an extra 5'' fabric turne...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

 

Full Catalogue

288 :: A Mid to Late C18th Georgian Waistcoat. Mr. Darcy I do believe! A Man's waistcoat rescued many years ago from a theatre group. It has been stored in a box wrapped in tissue ever since. The silk is sadly broken in several places and it has been badly abused. However the embroidery is st...
Price Achieved: £.