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Vintage Skirts, Sweaters, Blouses & Swimwear

This is where you will find all our vintage sportswear and separates from the 1920s to 70s, 
whether skirts, blouses, tops, blazers, sweaters, pants or swimwear.

Order #MI662
1920s Vintage Red and Midnight Blue Bathing Swim Suit with Appliques SZ S/M

This is one of the best 1920s knit bathing suits I have ever found. We show it on a woman's mannequin. I tried it on a men's form, and it works there are well. It's a diagonal red and midnight blue seaming, with cream and royal blue geometric applies at the chest and hips. The suit is made with a skirt panel over trunks.

Label: All French Spun Zephyr Woolastik By Preference, Franklin Sweater Mills -Phila.

Size: Taken flat and un-stretched. Bust: 33", Waist: 28", Hips: 35", Full Girth: 58".

Condition: Very good. There are multiple mended moth bites in the back skirt area, please see closeup. No stains or holes.  

SOLD!  
Order #SW151
1950s Vintage Intarsia Cardigan Sweater by Bobbie Brooks SZ M

Intarsia sweaters are so cool. The knit in contrast lines and diamonds on this cardigan are so perfectly 1950s in style, too. The colors are a beige, dark brown and ivory.  Note the careful placement of the buttons- right on the white lines. The ribbed collar and center front are edged in the dark brown. Add the full-fashioned sleeves, and you have a quality sweater.

Label: Bobbie Brooks Intarsia Full Fashioned 80% Lambswool 20% Precious Fur Made in U.S.A.
 
Size:  Taken flat and un-stretched. Bust: 36", Waist: 26", Shoulders: 15.5", Sleeves: 18.5", CB Neck to Hem: 20".

Condition: Excellent, No spots, stains or holes.

RESERVED Price: $65
  
Order #B403
1950s Vintage Liberty of London Blouse in Blues and Purples SZ M

The printed cotton is fantastic with leaves and flowers in blues, purples and white. It's a Liberty of London Fabric (these are the best printed cottons and have been for decades) made into a blouse by Lady Hathaway and is a classic loose fit shirtwaist, with button front, convertible collar, and full length sleeves with button cuffs.

Labels: Lady Hathaway and Fabric by Liberty of London 100% Cotton.
 
Size:  vintage 16. Bust: 40", Waist: 38", Shoulders: 15.5", Sleeves: 23.75", CB Neck to Hem: 26.5".

Condition: Excellent, No spots, stains or holes.

SOLD!
Vintage 1960s Aqua Blue and Black Striped Wool Knit Jacket
Order #SW150
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Vintage 1960s Aqua Blue and Black Striped Wool Knit Jacket
SZ S/M
This is a neat 1960s era wool knit short jacket in aqua blue and black stripes. It is a simple cut with front darts and a loose back but does have same waist shaping at the sides. The front closes with green plastic buttons. The jacket is unlined.  

Label: none

Size: Measurements taken flat and un-stretched .Jacket: Bust: 38", Waist: 30", Shoulders: 15", Sleeves: 22", CB Neck to Hem: 17.5".

Condition: Excellent. No holes or stains. 

Price: $30  
Vintage 1950s Blue Print Bathing Swimsuit or Romper by <i>Rose Marie Reid
Order #MI659
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Vintage 1950s Blue Print Bathing Swimsuit or Romper by Rose Marie Reid SZ S

This is so cool. I like the blue, white, yellow and very pale pink batik style print very much. It's a Rose Marie Reid swimsuit, too. The bodice is darted to fit with horizontal center bust darts, has double spaghetti straps and elasticized side back panels to hug the body. The short style bottom has an internal lining that snugs to the legs with elastic. The back closes with a zipper. 

Label: Rose Marie Reid Everglaze Easy Care Fabric 

Size: Bust: 32" - 34", Waist: 24"- 26", Hips: 38", Shoulder to Waist: 15"-16.5", Outseam: 12", Half Girth : 28.5"
 
Condition: Excellent. Clean, no holes, no stains. 

Price: $85 
1940s Black Velveteen Evening or Party Blouse Top SZ S
Order #B398
1940s Black Velveteen Evening or Party Blouse Top SZ S

This charming black velveteen top has a grand faux monogram in grey and white houndstooth and red cords. Square neck with metal neck zipper, slightly puffed long sleeves with covered buttons and loops at the wrist, shoulder pads, and shirring at the side fronts at the waist as shown. There is a metal zipper to close at the side as well.  

Label: none

Size: Bust: 38", Waist: 27.5",  Hips: 38", Shoulders:15", Sleeves: 23", CB Neck to Waist: 15.5", Neck to Hem: 23". 

Condition: Cleaned and ready to wear, no holes or stains. 

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1970s Ethnic Style Braid Trimmed Blouse in White and Green Size S/M
Order #B395
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1970s Ethnic Style Braid Trimmed Blouse in White and Green Size S/M

I'd have loved this blouse in the day with its white slubbed gauze rayon/cotton fabric and green and orange braid trims and finishes. The front neckline has bobble buttons and loops as do the wide, braid trimmed cuffs. The side seams have hem vents with trim as well.

Label: none

Size:  labeled 40. Bust: 38", Hips: 38", Shoulders: 16", Sleeves: 21", CB Neck to Hem: 23".

Condition: Excellent

Price: $35

Order #SW147
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Vintage 1950s Celadon Green Orlon Cardigan SZ M

A Sweet Cardigan. This is a waist length style, with 3/4 sleeves in a soft celadon green the neckline is finished with a nylon knit applique facing. Simple hook and loop to close at the round neckline. This RN number is registered to Waco Sportswear of NC.

Label: 100% Orlon Acrylic

Size: Bust: 40", Waist: 32", Shoulders: 16.5", Sleeves: 19", CB Neck to Waist: 19" 

Condition: Washed, but there is faint discoloration on the facing. No holes or other spots.

Price: $25


Order #SW146
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1960s Vintage Screen Landscape Print Pullover Sweater by Darlene
SZ M


What a cool abstract print of mountains and trees in yellow, brown and green. This angora and wool blend sweater is a pullover with a back neckline zipper, straight cut and 3/4 length sleeves. The Darlene label did some very nice printed sweaters.

Labels: Fully Fashioned of Angelon by Darlene. Made in U.S.A. 50% French Angora Rabbit Hair 40% Lambs wool 10% Nylon, An Exclusive hand-screen print by Darlene. Darlene Knitwear, Inc.

Size: Measurements un-stretched. Bust: 40", Hips: 34", Shoulders: 15", Sleeves: 18.5", CB Neck to Hem: 21.25".

Condition: No holes, freshly hand washed. There is a cluster of brown spots at the left back shoulder near the zipper.

Price: $50
1950s Vintage Black and Silver Chinese Style Pajamas

Order #MI649
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1950s Vintage Black and Silver Chinese Style Pajamas SZ M

I know - these are Chinese in style, but made in Japan. The fabric is a woven rayon in black with silver grey leaves and a scrolling foliate background. The front closes with a piped edge and small rouleau frogs. The top is loose with straight sleeves and a mandarin collar. The pants have a deep yoke front and elastic waist back.

Label: Best Quality Made in Japan

Size: Labeled an M. Top: Bust:38", Waist: 36", Shoulders: 16", Sleeves: 17.5", CB Neck to Hem: 23.5"
Pants: Partial Elastic Waist. Waist: 28" - 32", Hips: 40", Waist to Hem: 30", Thigh: 23"

Condition: Clean. No holes or spots, some wear to one of the loops.

Price: $85
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