This is an exquisite 1980s, evening, sleeveless top/blouse, with a side zipper for closure, beautifully embellished with white and silver bugle beads, faux pearls, and a large jeweled medallion at its back encrusted with glass faux gemstones. The front of the top/blouse is elegantly simple, yet its back is dramatic with four cut-outs and the jeweled medallion. It is in excellent vintage condition consistent with its age and use. It measures 17 across the bust line, 16 across the wai...
This is a fantastic pair, of 1960s vintage, silver bugle beaded evening pants, which when originally designed were an extremely labor intensive feat, taking approximately 9-10 tailors, seamstresses, and beaders to complete the creation. The pants would be equivalent to a modern day Size 2 to Size 4, have a 22 waist line, a back zipper for closure, and are in excellent, minty condition, with no bead loss.
Stunning and Sleek, Burnt Sienna Colored Glass Bugle Beaded Gown
This is a stunning and sleek, burnt sienna colored, glass bugle beaded gown with spaghetti straps that criss-cross in the back, a sweetheart neckline, a back zipper for closure, a fitted bodice, and a slightly flared long skirt. The color is rich and vibrant and the glass beads shimmer when caught by the light. The gown is in excellent vintage condition and would accommodate a modern day Size Small.
Brown Velvet Beaded Hand Bag and Matching Hat/Chapeau
This is a rare and unusual 1920s white skull cap made from hundreds of convex pieces, each a little bit smaller than a dime, of an early plastic type material, interspersed with glass bugle beads and the occasional pearl. The hats interior is made of straw and is lined in tulle. Its label is present and in tact and reads, Busche Hats-New York. This extraordinary millinery creation is in excellent vintage condition, consistent with its age and use, and its circumference measures 22.
1980's White Beaded Sleeveless Top/Blouse with Jeweled Back Medallion and Cut-Out Back