1930'S LAME DRESS - EGYPTIAN REVIVAL GOWN
This breath taking piece was made for an Egyptian-themed party in the 1930's. The dress has been made from heavy gold lame and is embellished with red velvet, rhinestones, gold sequins and turquoise jewels. Size 6. (The dress is in good condition, with a couple of fraying threads, the odd missing sequin and some light marking to the hem and inside train). Provenance: Pennies Vintage London
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1920'S SILVER ASSUIT FLAPPER DRESS
This elegant flapper dress was made from the Egyptian assuit fabric, which was so popular in society during the 1920's. The Tulle dress hangs from the shoulders (small damage on shoulder) down to a dropped waistline accentuated at the thigh with a beautiful pearl and silver clasp creating a small pleat either side of the dress. Size 10.
A 1930'S BROCADE EVENING GOWN & GOLD LAME LACE COAT
A classic 1930's bias cut brocade red and gold evening gown. The dress is gathered at the front, with an open strapped back, leading down to a full train. (There is some marking on the hem of the train). 29" waist. Also a gold lace dress/coat. The dress has a gold metal clasp holding the dress together at the neckline and again at the waistline. The clasp at the waist is also attached to a gold lace belt. The sleeves are slightly puffed, there is no lining. 24" waist. (2)
A 1950'S 'CHRISTIAN DIOR' EVENING COAT & 'DIORLING' DRESS
A 1950's gold taffeta silk evening coat, with 3/4 length sleeves, deep side pockets, lined in silk and labelled 'Boutique Christian Dior Paris' numbered '618204'. Size 10. (faint marks on the front). A further 1970's blue and black polka dot silk ankle length dinner dress labelled 'Diorling' by 'Christian Dior London'. With high neck, Sleeves fastened below the elbow with poppers, high waisted with small pleats creating folds in the skirt. Two horizontal velvet ribbons run around the hem. Fastened down the back with a metal zip, fully lined. 32" waist. Provenance: Pennies Vintage London (2)
A 1930'S GOLD LAME LACE FLAPPER DRESS
The dress has been altered from a wedding dress and stands as a beautiful lame lace flapper dress. The box contains the brides tulle veil with a crown of wax orange blossoms and leaves. A collection of bridesmaids caps, gold leaves and off cuts of the lace and gold lame
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