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Vintage Hats, Purses,Accessories & Shoes
Formerly known as the Accessories department, here is where you will find all our hats, shoes, gloves, purses, shawls, shoes and even the odd parasol. If we have stockings, they will be here, too!


1910s Edwardian Teens Vintage Velvet Wide Brimmed Hat with Chenille Flowers SZ 22 3/4

This lovely 1910s silk velvet hat has a deep warm grey/graphite tone with boldly colored velvet and chenille flowers in gold, yellow and blue. The embroidered details add even more interest. Plus there are deep green leaves and dark green stems. The crown flat topped and the brim is flat. The lining is original and is in good condition.

Label: none

Size: Crown: 22.75”, Brim overall: 16” X 17”, Height: 4”

Condition: Excellent. No spots, stains, holes. Very little wear to the velvet - some scattered crushes to the pile and some pile loss around the brim edge.

Price: $125


Order #H909
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Late 1910s Vintage Copper Satin Hat with Ostrich Plumes in Pale Gold and Blue SZ 22

Such a pretty hat! This one in copper toned silk satin with pale gold velvet band and edge. The soft crown is surrounded by two ones of ostrich feathers - a matching pale gold and a true blue. The brim is wider side to side and lightly shaped. The deep crown certainly shows the coming shape of hats in the 1920s. The pleated under brim matches the top of the hat.

Label: Patrician Hats New York Pour La Debutante and an inventory number tape.

Size: Crown: 22 1/8” Brim Overall: 14.25” side to side. 12” front to back Has a black velvet ribbon set in side crown around the back. This could be removed for more head room.

Condition: Very, Very Good. The edge piping is velvet, and this has lost most of its pile. The lining is original and in solid condition, the hat has no spots or holes.

Price: $110


Order #H906
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1920s Pink Felt Cloche with Painted Trapunto Flowers
SZ 21.5


This hat still has it’s price tag! And appears unworn, although not perfect. It’s a classic cloche style in pink felt with painted and raised trap unto flowers in a full range of pastels. The flowers and trellis work motifs are all chain stitched in gold thread. There is also satin stitch embroidery squiggles at the brim. The scalloped and fancy cut brim has an underplayed of horsehair braid to soften the edge. The lining is original and intact.

Label: Embassy Chicago New York

Size: Crown: 21.5”

Condition: Excellent, except for losses at the folded edge of the horsehair brim at the front as shown.

SOLD!


Order #A554
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1920s Metallic Brocade Framed Purse in Gold, Green and Black

Such a beautiful Art Deco brocade in dark gold metallic thread and green and black silk. The filigree frame is gold tone with a kiss clasp and gold tone chain. The lining is an ombre striped silk in three tones of green, with gold arid to finish the edges. This is a pretty, pretty fabric purse of the 1920s.

Label: none

Size: Width at bottom: 7.5”, Depth from Frame to bottom: 7.5”, Width of Frame: 6”.

Condition: Excellent. No holes, stains, signs of wear.

SOLD!


Order #MB755
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1920s Floral Needlepoint Enameled Frame Purse

This sweet floral needlepoint purse (petit point? Possibly) is set on a gold tone filigree frame with black and white enamel accents on the frame, pull, and clasp. The tent stitch is small, and the canvas can be seen clearly. The colors: lavender, blues, reds, olive, gold, tan, and rust. The lining is rust taffeta with a frill to finish the edge.

Label: none

Size: Widest point: 7”, Depth from Frame to bottom: 6.5”

Condition: Good. There are losses to the needlepoint on both front and back as shown. Interior is excellent.

Price: $35


Order #H910
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1960s Vintage Beaded Winter White Felt Cloche Sz 22

We show this on a 1920s head form, but it is a 1960s hat that combines the 20s style and the Mod look. Winter white felt is combined with white glass beading at the front in a tiara shape. Then the asymmetric edge is defined with 2 rows of beads as well. The edge is wired for strength and there is a small bow at center back.

Label: none

Size: Crown: 22”

Condition: Excellent, no stains or holes.

Price: $25


Order #SH297
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1970s Vintage Two Tone Black and Silver Oxfords Shoes
Sz 7.5


These 1970s shoes were clearly inspired by the 1920s. The heel shape is pure 70s, though. They combine metallic silver leather with black doeskin and silver leather laces. The heel and toe caps have detailed scallops with cut outs that are very snazzy. Leather soles.

Label: Marshall Field & Company Made in Greece

Size: Labeled a 7.5AA . Heel: 2.75”, Length inside: 10 1/8”, Width outside: 3”.

Condition: Scuffs as shown at heels and edges. One tie has lost outer silver leather wrap interior cord on one end for about 4”.

Price: $25


Order #H904
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1970s Vintage Iridescent Green Sequin Beret Italian Made Sz 22

The 1970s certainly had a huge revival of 1930s styles, enhanced by the film Bonnie and Clyde. Faye Dunaway looked great in a soft beret, and so did many of the gals who were inspired to wear them. The Italian fashion scene was also a big influence on American styles. This beret is green rayon crocheted cord,covered in large green pailettes that move and shimmer. It is very soft and drapes against the head. Italian made for Filene’s in Boston.

Label: Created in Italy by Mascagni especially for Filene’s

Size: Crown: 22”.

Condition: Small interior repairs to crochet base that do not show from the exterior.

Price: $27
Vintage 1940s WWII Brown Snood Hat

Order #H896
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Vintage 1940s WWII Brown Snood Hat

This is one of the cool big crochet and big style 1940s snoods. There is a lot of room for hair in this one. My mannequin head doesn’t have bumper bangs, but this is the style for them. It’s a brown cotton crochet snood with velvet bow on top hiding the structural felt pad. The back is gathered up by a thin cords. This is not elastic, and needs to be tied in place. You could replace it with an elastic cord if you so choose, of course.

Label: Gold-Claire Originators

Condition: Excellent. No stains, ho holes.

Size: one size fits all. Length from crown to folded hem: 16”, width of snood 13” X 2

Price: $48
Vintage 1940s WWII Grey Faux Fur Envelope Cap with Faux Curly Lamb

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Vintage 1940s WWII Grey Faux Fur Envelope Cap with Faux Curly Lamb

The 1940s was a great time for millinery Clothing was rationed, but hats weren’t, so what better way to spice up a wardrobe than a new hat? And the military/masculine influence was strong, too.; So here we have a grey to black faux fur envelop cat with black grosgrain streamers and bow with a faux curly lamb edge. It is nicely lined in black sateen. The only label is a W.

Label: W.

Condition: Excellent. No stains, ho holes.

Size: Crown: 22.5”, Height: 4.75”

Price: $42
1950s White Pique Vintage Gauntlet Gloves

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1950s White Pique Vintage Gauntlet Gloves SZ 6 1/2

It’s always a treat to find nice vintage gloves in a wearable size! These 1950s gauntlets are white cotton pique with sheer nylon palms for comfort and easy to grasp fingers. White pique was a summer and spring staple for years - easy to wear and easy to wash.

Label: Exclusively Wear Right Made in U.S.A.

Condition: exterior is excellent, no spots, stains, wear or holes.

Size: labeled a 6 ˝. Across Palm: 7” Length from Index finger tip to hem: 14.5”

Price: $25


Order #H894
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Vintage 1950s Black & White Chevron Satin Pillbox Cocktail Hat with Black Rose

It’s the high contrast that makes this 1950s hat. The frame is covered with alternating folds of black and white peau de soie satin to form chevrons around the crown. And then it’s highlighted with a black rose and a little cocktail veil. Sweet hat.

Label: Evelyn Varon Exclusive

Size: Crown: 16.75”

Condition: Excellent, No holes or spots.

Price: $42


Order #SH294
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1980s Vintage Alberto D. Molina Strappy Sandals in Cream and Silver SZ 7.5

These 1980s cream and silver strappy sandals are Italian made in all leather. The vamp has a trapezoid piece that is threaded through with narrow straps, and that theme is carried to the heel as well. These are ankle straps , too. Nicely made shoes.

Label: Alberto D. Molina Made In Italy Vero Cudio

Size: Labeled a 7.5AA. Length: 9 5/8”, Width : 2 7/8”, Heel: 3”

Condition: Light wear.

Price: $30
Victorian 1880s to Early 1890s Wire and Lace Bonnet
Order #MB580
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Victorian 1880s to Early 1890s Wire and Lace Bonnet

This charming transitional late 1880s, early 1890s bonnet is a combination of black Chantilly lace, metallic silver lace, deep cream silk satin and velvet flowers, and black velvet. With a bit of gold metallic braid. It has layers of the laces over the wire frame, so it is quite lightweight. The velvet frames the face with the gold flowers above. There is a wired bow at the back, and the lovely lace lappets fall from that.

Label: none.

Size: all over: 7” X 7.5”, lappet length: 33“

Condition: Very Good, with no stains or holes. There is nap loss to the front edge of the velvet.

Price: $135
Edwardian 1910s Two Tone Straw Vintage Hat

Order #MB579
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Edwardian 1910s Two Tone Straw Vintage Hat

This charming c. 1917 straw hat is grey green with a chocolate brown straw binding and under brim. It’s trimmed with bittersweet and brown ostrich plumes all around the crown. The lining is a bold silk feather print in brown, persimmon, aqua and wine. There was a vogue for these wonderful patterned linings in the later teens - you will see them quite often in the jackets of solid dark wool walking suits.

Label: Miller Importer 343 George St. New Brunswick, N.J.

Size: Crown: 22.25”, Overall brim: 11.5“X 13”.

Condition: Excellent. There are no spots or stains, the lining is great.

Price: $125
1920s Gold and Chocolate Felt Vintage Hat with Stunning Ostrich Plumes

Order #H889
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1920s Gold and Chocolate Felt Vintage Hat with Stunning Ostrich Plumes

This gorgeous hat dates from the very late Teens, say, 1918, to the early 1920s. It’s a sturdy, stiff golden orange felt with a deep crown and a chocolate brown fur felt brim with matching band. The plumes are ostrich, dyed to match the felt, and set on wires loops. The lining is matching silk satin.

Label: None

Size: Crown: 23” Brim overall: 15.5” X 14”

Condition: Excellent. No stains, holes or signs of wear except for minuscule moth divots. This hat appears unworn. This lining is silk with a piped oval tip, and is set in correctly for the period.

Price: $116


Edwardian Era Faux Tortoise Shell Celluloid Comb

This classic hair comb in celluloid has a popular motif of the time, that of an open fan, with open scroll work radiating out from the base. The coloration is that of a faux tortoiseshell‘ also a popular motif of the era. A pretty comb in a classic Edwardian look.

Size: 8” Long X 7” Wide

Condition: Excellent

Price:$45
1930s Art Deco Vintage Marbled Bakelite Dress Clip

Order #J109
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1930s Art Deco Vintage Marbled Peanut Butter Bakelite Dress Clip

This large marbleized Bakelite dress clip in a marbleized peanut butter and green color combination has a stepped Art Deco design. These dress clips were super popular in the 30s and 40s. The metal spring clip is silver toned pot metal.

Label: none

Size: 2.125” X 1.75”

Condition: Excellent.

Price: $20
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