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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

190 :: A 'Save the Queen!' Dress. A very wearable comfortable and stylish dress. One problem...the collars been eaten by a mouse! not in the best condition, but you can't see the damage when it's on. Size 10/12 (1)...
Price Achieved: £.

191 :: A 1990's 'Jean Paul Gaultier' comic Strip dress. A stretch jersey dress made from viscose rayon and nylon. The black print depicts the French Virus Man on a dark red ground. The sleeves have been slightly puffed at the top of the arm fitted in black nylon to the wrist. There are some tiny ...
Price Achieved: £.

192 :: A 'Tricot Comme Des Garcons' black boucle wool jacket. A short cropped black soft wool jacket with a feux fur trim. The jacket is lined, has no fastenings at the front. Size S....
Price Achieved: £.

193 :: A 1980's 'Comme des Garcons' Polka dot Skirt & Top Ensemble. Made from orange and white polka dot polyester fabric, with a black back, small angular V-shape neck, long fitted sleeves, a peplum waist with sparkly black trim at the front. The skirt has ruffled side bustles with sparkly bl...
Price Achieved: £.

194 :: A 1997 'Tricot Comme Des Garcons' Skirt & Jacket Ensemble. Made in Japan. A blue/grey 90% wool plaid skirt made in Japan. The skirt is lined with an elasticated waist falling A line to the ankle with a fraid hem and a back split for easy walking. The jacket is lined with long fitte...
Price Achieved: £.

195 :: A 'Chado Ralph Rucci' Dress and Coat Suit. A very smart shift dress in a soft pink, lined and has a back zip. The Coat has gathered detail at the back. Size 12/14....
Price Achieved: £50.00.

196 :: A mid 1980's 'Jean Paul Gaultier' Femme Jacket. A clever mix of fabrics, metallic sleeves, ribbon trim, gold satin panels adorning a wool body and black quilting under the arms. Two front pockets, an attached belt and single front button. Size 40. (1)...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

197 :: A box of woollen dressmaking fabrics, including other fabrics. (12)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

198 :: A box of wool dressmaking fabric (22) ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

199 :: A box of dressmaking wool fabric (18) ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

200 :: A box of wool dressmaking fabric (22) ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

201 :: A box of wool dressmaking fabrics 18 pieces ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

202 :: A collection of wool fabrics (14) ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

203 :: A 1950's Couture Silk Jacket with white mink fur collar. Sze 16/18. Labelled 'Ritaville' The Jacket is made from a heavy warm Pure silk, dark blue with 50's boat neck and stunning white mink collar, original buttons down the front and at the cuffs. 3/4 length sleeves, pocket detail. 20'' ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

204 :: Two 1960's shift Dresses Size 18. A gold metallic lace dress with a gold thread and sequined trim around the neck line. Back buttons and flattering pleat detail at the back, lined and labelled 'Charmone Model' (Size 48). A further Silk mustard colour frock with cut work flowers. zip ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

205 :: A 1950's Blanes cotton floral print dress Size 16. labelled 'Blanes' London (Size 18)'. Gorgeous heavy rose printed cotton, with piping around the neck, pretty pleated skirt, slightly scooped back with metal zip. size 16 Measures: Waist 30''. (1)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

206 :: Two 1950/60's Metallic 'Carnegie' Cocktail Dresses (large sizes 18/20). To include A stunning sapphire blue and gold metallic shift dress with low cut front and back, small pleat on both sides at the back, with back metal zip, labelled 'Carnegie' of London Size 20. A further Aquamarine and silver metallic...
Price Achieved: £.

206a :: Three 1950/60's Smart ladies suits with Mink fur collars. To include a brown 'Aubrey Segel model' ladies skirt and jacket suite, made from pure new wool, lined in brown satin, 50's boat neck collar with pastel mink trim, original buttons, pockets with button detail.. Straight skirt with openin...
Price Achieved: £.

207 :: Two 1950's Designer Evening/Day Dresses Size 18/20. to include: 'Mint Condition' Heavy Vintage blue linen lace shift dress, fully lined in wonderful condition, with back metal zip. Measures: 44'' waist, 48'' bust. Size 18. A further Sea blue Silk dress, empire line with two front bow details, small c...
Price Achieved: £.

207a :: Two 1950's Cocktail Dresses (size 16). To include a blue/green tape lace shift dress, with pretty low back, back metal zip, fully lined. Size 16 40'' waist. A further net dress with metallic thread embroidered, satin sash with silk rose. labelled 'Binnie model'. Size 16...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

208 :: A Mid Victorian Costume. The black satin bodice has been embellished with black glass beads, and glass buttons. The collar edged with lace and the arms cut to follow the elbow. The bodice is boned and has an inner belt. (bead work damaged). The Wedding satin silk Pantaloons were worn as a...
Price Achieved: £.

209 :: A collection of 1950's Scarves. ...
Price Achieved: £.

210 :: A 1920's black lace shawl with fur detail. Very old lace on net, with a piece of fur around the neck and body. Very fragile & damaged. (1)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

211 :: A Silk 'Gayannee' Paris Scarf. A Parisian scene. Measuring 33'' x 33''. (1)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

212 :: A Silk Vintage 'Jacqmar' Scarf. painted horses. Rolled edges. 30'' x 30'' (1)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.