Exquisite pair of antique 1800's Victorian
Lace jabot ties ~!
Exceptional pair of antique 1800's fancy Victorian
handmade lace jabot bodice inserts.
These lovely old jabot ties feature several varieties of lace. Excellent condition with absolutely no lace damage . Very light age spotting noted...these are straight from the old attic trunk. Tiny pleated fronts. Would look beautiful with a cameo brooch. The lace front jabot measures 9 inches in length… full details here
Here is an absolutely gorgeous purse and capelet set that both come from the same estate and are Victorian or older. The capelet is in excellent condition for its age and looks like it was very well preserved. I did notice a few tiny pinholes. It has what looks like jet beads, tons of lace and ribbons. The length is a normal adult size… full details here
For restoration or repurpose...
Antique 1800's black silk embroidered shawl...
Pheasants and flowers.
I have up for auction a lovely antique 1800's black silk embroidered piano shawl. This mourning dress shawl is being sold
as-is due to much silk wear and a large tear in one corner edge. The long, very soft silk fringe measures 10 inches in length and is in very good condition. The large… full details here
I am listing a small lot of early men's and women's early clothes today, so please check sellers other items to view all listings. . 2 piece women's Victorian dress with blouse and skirt. Black silk print. Bodice measures 14" long, 12" shoulder to shoulder and sleeves measure 20" long. Someone has been trying to resize the bodice and pasting stitches are still… full details here
Antique pink corset with a wide lace trim interwoven with a thin pink ribbon. Comes with original metal hook and eyes in the rear and lacing holes in the front. These do not look terribly comfortable. When I purchased this it was said to be a sample. I'm not so sure, but I am far from an expert. Women were so much smaller in the 1800's. There is… full details here
1860-1960....one hundred years of fashion & accesories
Victorian Violet Purple Wool Black Soutache Walking Suit Bodice Jacket Skirt
This antique… full details here
Here is a beautiful lavender silk and lace jacket. It is lined in a fabric that feels like flannel. There is a ribbon tie on the inside and one on the outside too. There is some shattering in places. This would be an excellent display or study piece. The lace is gorgeous and this is such a pretty color. It has a 32" bust… full details here
Downsizing my collection of vintage "stuff" - running out of room to store & display them...Up for auction is a great piece of history- an 1890s era Victorian bustle gown.The woman that originally owned this dress was in her late teens/early 20s, and she was very, very slender. She likely made this dress herself as she was a rather skilled seamstress, and she lived… full details here
These old woman's cotton knit stockings are in good condition, no holes and They are clean. Does not like they where used. From heel to toe they measure 9" and from the heel they are 21" long. Should fit a shoe size 7 to 8 . From the Victorian era. … full details here