20th CENTURY FASHION
Malting Lane, Clare, Nr. Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 8NW, U.K.
An archive of items previously sold by us in our shop in Clare, Suffolk
SPECIAL OCCASION WEAR
BELLVILLE SASSOON – Evening two-piece, black chiffon long sleeved top, trimmed at shoulders and cuffs with the stunning skirt fabric with its complex patterns and gilt metallic threads. Long gathered skirt with border design. Click for illustration, and again, and again
CAROLINE CHARLES – Quality brocade skirt suit, subtly trimmed using the reverse of the main fabric. Unworn with tags. Click for illustration
ESCADA – Tartan velvet jacket, clever combination of two tartans with black velvet. Click for illustration
CELINE – Superb velvet and densely patterned skirt suit, velvet in rich dark blue, picking up the tone from the primary fabric. Skirt in velvet, jacket well detailed and tailored. Click for illustration, and again, and again
SHOES – A general view
ROGER VIVIER PARIS A beautiful pair of shoes by this renowned maker. Black animal print on silver leather, low back, 3 ˝” stiletto heel, satin ankle ties. Silver linings throughout, leather soles embossed with Roger Vivier Paris, Made in Italy, and the Italian leather symbol ‘Vero Cuoio’, indicating how little these beautiful shoes have been worn by their previous owner. Shoes marked clearly inside ‘Roger Vivier Paris’ and ‘8766 08096 8 R 6 686’. Marked 6 on sole, US sizing, probably 3 ˝ - 4 UK or 36 – 36.5 continental. A beautiful example of Vivier’s shoes. Click for illustration, and again, and again!
RAYNE Stunning black velvet evening shoes, medium low heel, with faux buckle to vamp surrounded by large brilliants. Click for illustration
RAYNE Gilt leather peep-toe evening shoes, medium low heel, with three large brilliants emphasising cutouts to vamp. Click for illustration
GINA Stunning python high heels, beautifully matched skins. Click for illustration