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1960s and 70s Fashion
The fashions of the mid 60s were a radical change from the 1950s, and the 1970s were just as much of a shift from the 60s. From Preppie to Mod to
Hippie to Disco was a wild ride you can see here in our day and party dresses, suits and tops.

1960s Black and Cream Sequined Chiffon Cocktail Dress
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1960s Black and Cream Sequined Chiffon Cocktail Dress SZ S br>
This pretty early 1960s cocktail dress is by Lee Claire. It has a sheer silk chiffon in a nude tone for the bodice over a nude crepe boned inner bodice. This has black sequins that become denser as they flow to the waist. The skirt is black chiffon over a black crepe lining. The blouson bodice waist Is defined by a fat rouleau cord belt, also in the black chiffon. Side metal zipper the lining tiny snaps to close the outer chiffon. And this is very well made.

Label: Lee Claire New York

Size: Bust: 34", Waist: 27", Hips: 38", Shoulders" approx. 15", CB to Waist: 16", Waist to Hem: 26", Hem Sweep: 40".

Condition: Ozone treated. There is a small dart type repair at one shoulder, and a handsewn mend at the underarm, both shown. No holes or spots.

Price: $110
1970s Red, Grey, Gold & Black Striped Knit Vintage Dress
Order #D2655
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1970s Red, Grey, Gold & Black Striped Knit Vintage Dress SZ M

This fun stripe from the 1970s is a festival of red, grey, gold and black. This knit has some stretch and is cut as an easy sheath. There is a faux front placket with two large buttons and simple collar and gently eased 3/4 sleeves with two button cuffs. Center back nylon coil zipper to close.

Label: none

Size: Bust:38 ", Waist: 36", Hips: 41", Shoulders: 15", Sleeves: 20", Neck to Hem: 42.5", Hem Sweep: 52".

Condition: Clean. No holes, no stains. The cuff buttons have been replaced.

Price: $35
 Vintage 1960s Black Wool Mod Style Winter Coat
Order #O461
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Vintage 1960s Black Wool Mod Style Winter Coat SZ S

This great little coat has Mod style. Don't worry about the Sears label. This is a well-made, nicely styled coat. It's a double face wool, with a black flannel satin lining. This will be warm. The coat has princess seam with small darts, a rounded collar and an inset front button placket with a curve. And bound buttonholes. And lots of topstitched details.

Label: Sears Fashions Professionally Dry Clean Only Sears Roebuck and Co, USAand ILGWU 1963-1974

Size: Bust: 38", Waist: 35", Hips: 42", Shoulders:15", Sleeves: 22", Center back to Hem: 38", Hem Sweep: 58".

Condition: Clean. No holes, no stains.

Price: $75
1970s Yellow Alfred Shaheen Hand Print Vintage Maxi Dress
Order #D2677
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1960s Yellow Alfred Shaheen Hand Print Vintage Maxi Dress SZ S

We found two Shaheen's recently. Things run in threes, so we are waiting for one more! This handprinted Shaheen full length maxi or hostess dress is in a shirtwaist style with a two button front and flared skirt. The bodice has darts to fit and an open collar with long points. The fabric is a polyester/nylon shantung sheer in a soft yellow, with a lovely floral print in tangerine, olive, blue and white. The front closes with covered buttons and the body of the dress is interlined in yellow taffeta, while the sleeves are left sheer.

Label: Alfred Shaheen California HawaiiandMade in USA 91% Polyester 9% Nylon

Size: Labeled a Size 8. Bust: 36", Waist: 26", Hips: 46", Shoulders: 15.5", Sleeves: 22", Center back to Waist: 15.5", Waist to Hem: 39", Hem Sweep: 72".

Condition: Clean and fresh. No holes, no stains on exterior. One spot on interior facing at hem.

Price: $65
1970s Red & White Cotton Print Vintage Blouse SZ 40
Order #B407
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1970s Red & White Cotton Print Vintage Blouse SZ 40

This great 1970s blouse is a printed red and white on white poly cotton with deep collar pints and a densely buttoned front. The cuffs have double buttons. The print pattern is a Victorian inspired floral in vertical bands.

Label: Jane Hunter 77% Polyester 23% Cotton Made in Hong Kong

Size: Labeled a 40. Bust: 44", Shoulders: 17", Sleeves: 22", Center back to Hem: 25".

Condition: Clean. No holes or stains.

Price: $25
1960s Vintage Black Beaded Crepe Slim Cocktail Dress
Order #D2663
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1960s Vintage Black Beaded Crepe Slim Cocktail Dress SZ S


This slim 1960s party or cocktail dress is black crepe with a marquisette yoke and beaded bodice and collar. The collared yoke drops well off the shoulder with a short sleeve.The glass bead and sequin bodice is darted, with a deep, shaped tuck at the waistline over the tucked straight skirts. Dress closes with a metal zip at the center back.

Label: none

Size: Labeled a size 8. Bust: 34", Waist: 25.5", Hips: 38", Shoulders: approx. 14", CB Neck to Waist: 15", Waist to Hem: 23", Hem Sweep: 38".

Condition: Clean no holes or stains. Beading is intact. Dress has been hemmed up 1.5"for a total 4" hem.

Price: $65
1960s Vintage Green Shimmer Brocade Cocktail or Party Dress
Order #D2664
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1960s Vintage Green Shimmer Brocade Cocktail or Party Dress SZ XS

This classic 1960s party dress is in a green and aqua fancy brocade with a lot of shimmer. The front bateau neckline evolves into a deep U back with wide set straps and a sweet keeper tie across the back. The gathered dirndl skirt is moderately full with a piped waistline. A pretty and wearable dress from a fine store. The dress closes with a zip at the center back.

Label: Bonwit Teller

Size: Bust: 34", Waist: 24", Hips: Free, Shoulders: approx. 14", Shoulder to Waist: 16", Waist to Hem: 21.5", Hem Sweep: 59".

Condition: Clean no holes or stains.

Price: $65
1960s Vintage Black Lace Strapless Evening Gown Dress with Ribbon Trim
Order #D2661
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1960s Vintage Black Lace Strapless Evening Gown Dress with Ribbon Trim
SZ XS
 

This 1960s black lace evening gown is strapless with a deep hem flounce for that tulip silhouette. The lace is really set off by two green and pink silk satin ribbons running vertically down the bodice and skirt under the lace and ending at the neckline in loops and at the flounce in a bow with streamers. The bodice is boned with a side nylon zipper. The entire dress is either interlined or lined in black taffeta. The flounce edge is stiffened with back horsehair braid.

Label: Nona Original New York

Size: Bust: 32", Waist: 24.5", Hips: 36", CF Neckline to Waist: 11", Waist to Hem: 37", Hem Sweep pf ruffle: 160".

Condition: Clean. There are small splits to the lace on the bodice and stress wear to the lace at the zipper as shown. The side had been taken in at the zip, and this has been restored to the larger size and set in by hand.

Price: $150
1970s Vintage Deep Blue Velvet Maxi Dress
Order #D2658
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1970s Vintage Deep Blue Velvet Maxi Dress SZ S

This 1970s deep blue rayon velvet maxi dress formal is in the Edwardian Romantic style with Empire waist, stand collar, long sleeves and deep lace wrist flounce. The dress is fitted in with a barrow rouleau waist tie and has a straight skirt with moderate sweep. It closes center back with a nylon zipper.

Label: by Lorrie Deb San Francisco

Size: Bust: 34", Under bust: 27", Hips: 40", Shoulders: 16", Sleeves: 22.5", CB Neckline to High Waist: 11", High Waist to Hem: 42", Hem Sweep: 64".

Condition: Clean. No stains or holes.

Price: $75
1970s Vintage Golden Yellow Watercolor Print Maxi Dress
Order #D2660
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1970s Vintage Golden Yellow Watercolor Print Maxi Dress SZ S


This 1977 sheer watercolor print maxi dress is in a polyester chiffon with taffeta lining. The front bodice is lightly shaped with multiple pin tucks that release into the skirt at the front. There is a back waist seam with a tie. The skirt is gored and flared. The unlined blouson sleeves have a wide cuff. It closes center back with a nylon zipper.

Label: None. Home sewn.

Size: Bust: 33", Waist: 28", Hips: 44", Shoulders: 14.5", Sleeves: 23.5", Shoulder to Waist: 16.5", Waist to Hem: 43", Hem Sweep: 136".

Condition: Clean. No stains or holes.

Price: $65
1960s Lilli Diamond Print Chiffon Party Dress
Order #D2653
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1960s Lilli Diamond Print Chiffon Party Dress SZ S


This 1960s print crinkle chiffon party dress has a lovely print in blues, greens, white and periwinkle with white line drawings of flowers. The bodice is draped and gathered across the front, while the back is shirred into a V at the back zipper. The skirt is gathered throughout over and white taffeta lining. Nylon coil center back zipper to close.

Label: Original Lilli Diamond of California

Size: Bust: 34", Waist: 25", Hips: free, Shoulder to Waist: 16", Waist to Hem: 21", Hem Sweep: Lining: 92", chiffon 116".

Condition: Excellent. No stains or holes.

Price: $65
1960s Mod Orange Barathea Dress by Nat Kaplan
Order #D2627
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1960s Mod Orange Barathea Dress by Nat Kaplan SZ S

The coloring on this dress is brilliant! Orange with green and metallic gold paisleys throughout - this one won't go unnoticed in the crowd. The wrap over front is sleeveless, with a wide belt and a ball button loop closure all the way down the skirt. The hem slit can be buttoned all the way down, or opened up to 12". The side belt closes at the venter back with hooks. It's currently at about 8: up from the hem. The dress is fully interlined and the nylon zipper is hand set.

Labels: Nat Kaplan New York and ILGWU 1963 - 1972

Size: Bust: 36", Waist: 29", Hips: 42", CB Neck to Waist: 15.5", Waist to Hem: 22", Hem Sweep: 48".

Condition: Excellent. The belt has been extended at the back with matching material.

Price: $99
1970s Vintage Silk Hot Tropical Pink Halter Maxi Dress
Order#D2625
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1970s Vintage Silk Hot Tropical Pink Halter Maxi Dress SZ S/M

This simple halter dress is a wonderful use of a stunning big tone on tone tropical floral print. The fabric is a silk shantung, and is interlined throughout. The halted neckline is curved with an empire seam and the skirt is gently flared to the hem. CB nylon coil zipper and a bone in the narrow bodice at the back as well. There are tapes inside to slide over a strapless bra.

Label: Boutique Chantal

Size: Bust: 35", Underbust: 32", Waist: 32", Hips: 42", Side Underbust to Hem: 45", Approx. Shoulder to Hem: 59", Hem Sweep: 67".

Condition: Excellent.

Price: $85

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