The Treasure Hunt

This section of Vintage Textile is for clients looking for that special “find” that does not fit into one of my major categories. Here is where the vintage clothing collector with an eye for value will discover the hidden treasure that makes the chase so enjoyable. Happy hunting! All items in the Treasure Hunt are sold "as is" and all sales are final!

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1930s bias cut nightgown c.1918 purse 1960s evening cape
#7520   $195
1930s bias-cut chiffon/lace nightgown with ribbon floral bouquet. NEW LISTING
#7525   $95
Embroidered silk faille purse, c.1918. Petit point floral decoration on 1 side. NEW LISTING
#7536   $175
Appliquéd, 1960s beaded evening cape. Fab 3-dimensional flowers. NEW LISTING
1950s sundress Victorian sleeves 1960s dress
#7528   $185
Ruth Starling polished cotton sundress, 1950s. What a cheerful floral print! NEW LISTING  Sold
#7531   $65
Pair of Victorian lace/tulle sleeves for a restoration project. NEW LISTING
#7527   $175
1960s rayon crepe party dress in with the LBD style. NEW LISTING
Irish crochet gloves 1920s crochet gloves whitework sleeves
#7537   $85
Handmade Irish crochet lace gloves with Irish crochet roses, 1930s. NEW LISTING
#7538   $65
Handmade crochet lace gloves accented with mother-of-pearl button, 1930s. NEW LISTING
#7530   $75
Pair of fine whitework sleeves, 1840s: dress an antique doll! NEW LISTING
black lace mantilla 1930s lace panties 1920s evening shoes
#7524   $65
Black lace mantilla and lace scarf, 1950s—a great price when bought together. NEW LISTING
#7522   $125
Black lace tap pants with scalloped bands of lace edging, 1930s. NEW LISTING
#2690   $300
Silver brocade evening shoes, c.1925. Chic T-straps and Louis heels.
Gertrude Lawrence dress Edwardian full petticoat Chinese embroidered shawl
#7526   $275
Gertrude Lawrence Fashions evening dress—sexy 1940s glamour! NEW LISTING  Sold
#7535   $150
Princess line, full length petticoat: smooth fit. NEW LISTING
#7532   $150
Chinese hand-embroidered silk shawl—a great value! NEW LISTING
Victorian gown Edwardian wedding dress 1930s beaded evening dress
#1245   $395
Silk taffeta ball gown, c.1870. Made from glowing gold taffeta.
#2491   $375
Satin wedding dress trimmed with Cluny lace and pearls, c.1910. Fab long back train!
#0508   $395
Beaded silk chiffon evening dress, 1930s. A simple repair project will make this one worth $550!
1920s flapper teddy post Civil War dress Edwardian coat
#2666   $350
Chiffon and lace teddy, 1920s. Trimmed with a delightful bouquet of ribbon art flowers.  Sold
#1596   $375
Cotton print day dress, c.1867. Full skirt (longer in back) anticipates the move to the bustle style.
#c419   $375
Appliquéd wool coat, c.1916. Black marabou collar & cuffs and appliqué trim add graphic contrast.
18th century style costume 1920s satin brocade panel c.1900 vbaby shoes
#7503   $375
18th-century-style costume from 1920s. Mode à la Marie Antoinette!
#7509   $95
Satin brocade panel with matching trim, 1920s. Almost 2 yards long.
#7501   $175
Two-tone leather baby shoes, c.1900. Pink/black combo is au courantSold
Antique hair comb 1920s beaded caftan 1930s evening dress
#7384   $350
Intricately carved early plastic comb, c.1910. Hand carved pattern.
#2511   $375
Beaded silk charmeuse caftan, 1920s. Embellished with wide bands of navy bugle beads.
#2788   $285
Gold lamé evening dress, 1940s. Here are Adrian's built-up shoulders designed for Joan Crawford.
Edwardian tea dress Qing dynesty skirt c.1914 summer dress
#7510   $295
Edwardian embroidered summer tea dress, c.1908. Smart embroidered cutwork.
#7477   $350
Qing dynasty embroidered wedding skirt, c.1890. Two elaborately hand-embroidered figural panels.
#7340   $350
Lace trimmed tea dress, c.1914. A square armistice-style neckline and three-quarter-length sleeves.
1950s slip Victorian child's shoes 1920s costume bag
#7512   $85
Bias cut satin slip, 1950s. Charming leaf appliqués.
#7399   $195
Child's high button boots, 1880s-1890s. Made from adorable red leather with flat leather soles.
#7502   $175
Silk costume bag trimmed with metallic lace, 1920s. 2 little fabric roses.
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