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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.

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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

139 :: A Man's Cashmere 'Daks' Jacket & Tweed 'Daks' Jacket & Two Cotton 'Daks' Shirts. The jackets are in good condition with labels, lining and sized 19'' across the back. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

140 :: A Vintage 'Burberrys' Raincoat & An 'Aquascutum' Raincoat. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

141 :: A 1950's cutwork lace dress. Labelled 'glen ambs' Chicago. A pretty green cotton dress with black floral cutwork lace and black sequins. A black trim with beads around the waist, kick pleat at the back of the dress. Long sleeves with trim at wrist. Size 10. (1)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

142 :: A Black 'Fendi' Roma Cocktail Dress. This elegant dress is made from a slinky soft acetate/viscose fabric, cleverly crafted with a v-neck front, deep plunge back, rouched at the side, wrapped around and fastened with poppers at the back. Made in Italy. Size 40....
Price Achieved: £45.00.

143 :: Two 1980's Formal Summer Dresses. To include A white lace mini dress with a plunge front bodice,damask grosgrain heavy satin skirt. Size 10. Off the shoulder with pretty sleeves and back zip. A further boned strapless floral silky dress with tubular under-skirt with trim and pretty l...
Price Achieved: £.

144 :: Two 1970's Designer Beaded Party Dresses. To include a 1970's silver and cream beaded dress. The dress is heavy with beads, depicting leaves and flowers beautifully made with a fine cream lining, back zip. Size 10/12. With a further Gold sequined cocktail dress labeled ''Katia...
Price Achieved: £.

145 :: A black Chloe chiffon Cocktail Dress. A perfect little black dress with pleated chiffon skirt, low cut front and back and detailed ribbon work throughout. There is a satin petticoat with side zip. Size 12 ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

146 :: Two 1980's Cocktail Dresses. To include A black boned dress gathered with gold rope, puffed at the hem, 3/4 length sleeves. Size 8. A further black and gold silk chiffon beaded cocktail dress labeled 'Nite waves'. Size 8/10. (a few small holes in the chiffon). ...
Price Achieved: £.

147 :: A 1960's Black Trouser Suit. Made from polyester, the top has a zip at the back of the neck and two buttons fastening the blue and white trim. The arms are long with trim on the cuffs. The trousers have an elasticated waist and trim around the hem. (2) ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

148 :: A 1980's 'Galitzine' Roma Velvet top with belt. Size 10 And a tulle beaded Tabard .with gold glass bead work and back zip. Size 10. ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

149 :: Two 1980's Cocktail Dresses. To include a 'Tadashi' Red mini dress made from rayon, embellished with red crystal studs around the front bodice, which is boned, rouched and fitted to the hips. The skirt is puffed with a double layer of fabric. Size 10. A further black cocktail dress with one...
Price Achieved: £.

150 :: A 1930's Chiffon Tea Dress. A soft pink chiffon dress bias cut with curved panels to create a pretty lower skirt. The sleeves are made from petals of pink organdy and the sash is lined with petal detail at the waist. An under petticoat made from pink rayon with net and trim deta...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

151 :: A Vintage black crocheted Cardigan & Suede Mini Skirt. The cardigan has been crocheted from wool, with a velvet trim around the edge, a velvet tie at the front and lining. Size 10. A further pink suede mini skirt with tiers of suede and a central ribbon. Size 10. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

152 :: A 'Comme des Garcons' Wool Coat. Autumn/winter 1996 yellow on black satin label. A heavy black wool coat, the front panels cut to mimic a Japanese kimono. Deep pockets, fastened at front with hidden buttons, no lining. one size. (1)...
Price Achieved: £270.00.

153 :: Two 1980's Designer Summer Blouses. To include 'Just Cavalli' soft grey silk with green, blue, black and cream print, highlighted with silver thread. Size 52. A further 'Alberto Makali' off the shoulder boned floral cotton top, buttoned down the front. Size 14. (2)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

154 :: A 2003 'Comme des Garcons' black wool dress. yellow on black label. Deconstructive black pressed wool dress with zip and front pocket. (1)...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

155 :: A 'Jean Paul Gaultier femme' Long Mesh Dress. Multi-coloured mesh dress with side opening laced with colourful sequined pom poms. Made in Italy UK Size 8. (1)...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

156 :: A 1995 'Jean Paul Gaultier' femme mesh skirt and top. A mesh T-shirt top printed with a tattoo man working on a ladies arm and a matching lined long mesh skirt. there is a small hole on the front of the t-shirt. Size 40. (2)...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

157 :: Two 1960's Felt Hats. ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

158 :: A 'Christian Dior haute Couture Paris' Ensemble Size 16/18. A pair of soft pink silk chiffon culottes, pintucked and pleated at both sides, lined in chiffon, fastened at the front with two hook and eyes and poppers. The hem has been finely rolled. The halter neck bodice has been structured fro...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

159 :: A Rare Early 1970's Vintage Biba dress. This fabulous black and silver metallic dress is a classical, romantic, whimsical design from Barbara Hulaniki. The dress is fitted beautifully around the body with buttons down the front falling into a flowing fluid skirt. Very long and flowing a...
Price Achieved: £280.00.

160 :: A 1950's 'Paquin, Pret a Porter' Paris Londres Party Dress. A beautiful deep amethyst silk chiffon dress, with hoops of silk falling from tiny straps across the shoulder. The back detail is two sheaths of chiffon hanging loosely to the hem nipped in at the waist with a small bow detail....
Price Achieved: £130.00.

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.

162 :: A 'Courreges 21' Coat. Made in Japan in 2005. A Fabulous 1960's style coat made from orange Mohair wool with patent leather collar and front zip. Size 38....
Price Achieved: £50.00.

163 :: A collection of 1970's 'Mr. Dino' skirts. All labelled 'Mr. Dino New York Paris Florence'. Three brightly coloured jersey polyester skirts. The red blue and white op art skirt has an opening at the side and a long belt. size 6. The turquoise floral and paisley skirt has an opening at the ...
Price Achieved: £.