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vintage 80s pink chiffon dress

Transparent chiffon dress

Pale-pink chiffon crepe dress. Puffed shoulders -- petal wrists with pearldrop fastenings -- elasticized, cinched waist -- straight skirt. Transparent as candyfloss. ...

$38       med/lg
vintage 70s sheer arrow mens long sleeve shirt

Arrow striped Scrambler shirt

A little dirty, a little dangerous, a whole lotta fun. FX's Justified-chic. Transparent, poly 'scrambler-knit' in grey, mustard, rust, navy & brown stripes. ...

$48       mens medium
vintage 40s-50s sheer floral apron

Sheer & floral hostess apron

Ah, the whimsy of the mid-century hostess apron -- embellished and decorative -- tied on just before the dinner guests arrived as a kind of flag of elegant, cheerful ...

$22       one size fits most
vintage 60s 70s Cracker Barrel smocked floral dress

Cracker Barrel smocked dress

Slinky, cinched Cracker Barrel dress. Cabbage Rose chintz explosion in a light-weight poly tricot knit. Slender & straight shaping. Smocked 3 1/2" waist. ...

$52       small
vintage 40s swing navy scalloped dress

Stenciled & scalloped dress

Sailor belle. Forties, white-on-navy day dress. Stencil-painted and semi-transparent -- a sturdy sort of filmy voile. Wrap bodice has scallop detailing that rides down ...

$124       medium
vintage 70s 80s bandage sweater dress

Rose bandage sweater dress

Sparkling hourglass of a skimpy, little lurex-on-black sweater dress. High-contrast gold roses set against glittery night. Bold shoulders -- a feint of cap sleeves -- a ...

$78       extra-small
vintage 70s yellow olga nightgown

Olga yellow nightgown

Vibrant. Canary-yellow. Negligee. Deliciousness.I have the matching day-glo coral nightgown and it will not leave my closet. This design provides all the s'allure ...

$64       medium
vintage 80s preppy madras cotton skirt

Striped madras cotton skirt

Imported Indian madras cotton in a summery palette. Sky-blue, purple, lavender, yellow & red -- in chalky tones. Knee-length. +Stripes+ … with a plaid border at ...

$38       large
vintage 60s 70s lady manhattan belted blouse

Lady Manhattan crepe blouse

Transparent, extra-long, poly-crepe blouse by Lady Manhattan. Fluid. Brown on nude. Gracefully-drawn outlines dance on the fabric. Sharp-cut collar. Short, ...

$36       med/lg
vintage 60s beaded classical gown

Beaded neoclassical gown

Classicism & the ball gown. A tulip-pink pencil gown --- narrow and dart-fitted, is topped with an asymetrical, draped chiffon swag and garnished with a shoulder of ...

$84       large
vintage 40s fringed evening dress

Fringe & net gown

Aggressive, jet-black glamour à la Lauren Bacall in To Have and Have Not. Skinny straps hold up the plunging neckline. Fringed illusion-net bust swings ...

$122       sm/med petite
vintage 20s gold lace flapper dress

Gold lace flapper dress

Relict from the free-wheeeeling Jazz age. Deliciously-skimpy flapper dress -- the color of new-gold. Sleeveless & slightly-gathered at the skirt. Set of eight ...

$320       one size fits most
vintage 80s Evan Picone silk dress

Evan Picone dress & scarf

From my closet... a straight shirt dress from Evan-Picone. Stippled basket-weave print in brown, taupe & bone silk. Cap sleeves -- high neck -- three buttons ...

$48       large
vintage 60s peekaboo pink knit tank top

Vienna Lace sleeveless top

Decorate the flesh. Peek-a-boo Vienna Lace knit top. Burning-hot-pink. Delicate frilly stitching sets off your vintage lingerie. Close-fitting, impractical, ...

$40       medium
vintage 60s rosemarys baby chiffon top

Checkered gauze top

Chiffon-gauze babydoll top -- featherweight & transparent --- the muted print shows off floral shadows & turf-colored checker-boards. Closely-spaced buttons, ...

$34       sm/med
vintage 70s Vanity Fair leopard nightgown

Vanity Fair leopard nightgown

A Vanity Fair classic -- the burlesque-inspired leopard-print nightgown. This red-light seventies' version manages to be slinky, skimpy, & ...

$74       extra-small
vintage early 80s fitted pinstripe top

First Glance dolman top

Wispy, tissue-weight top -- from the era I term: Post-Xanadu. Draped dolman cap sleeves. Gathered, mandarin neck. Tapered torso, fitted under the bust with twelve ...

$34       medium
vintage 60s shrunken floral shirt

Deco floral top

Sheerish, body-conscious knit shirt. Whirly-blooms & chevron etchings. Darkest-forest-green, neon-coral, lilac, rose-red, grey, white, powder-pink. Skinny arms. ...

$48       medium
vintage 60s floral ruffled nightgown

Wild-flower pastel peignoir

Your delicate desires.Airy, transparent, Victorian-inspired batiste peignoir set by Mr Jac. Cotton blend. Nightgown offers a gathered/smocked bust --- ...

$98       medium
vintage 70s poppy halter dress

Coquelicot Paris halter dress

Glossy, chocolate-brown halter dress, purchased in Paris in the Seventies. Color-soaked, thin nylon --- printed with a mix of typography and golden Poppies --- in ...

$165       small
vintage 60s Barbizon navy slip

Barbizon satin slip

Slithery slip with crisp organza crystal-pleats. Glossy, midnight-blue nylon satin. Wide bands of lace -- princess seams -- bias-cut -- tiny straps -- sheer bust. A ...

$40       large
vintage 60s Pucci nightgown robe

Emilio Pucci peignor set

In the late 1950's, Italian impresario Emilio Pucci teamed with lingerie co. Formfit-Rogers. Among the high-colored Pucci slips & nighties can be found the ...

$190       large
vintage 50s rockabilly decorated slip

Movie Star ruched nylon slip

Blush-pink nylon slip with rows & rows & rows of ruched, powder-blue chiffon & white lace tiers. The nylon-backed ruching accents bust & hem. Pale satin ...

$36       med/lg
vintage 40s sheer bias nightgown

Sheer gauze nightgown

Translucent midnight… stunning, jet-black, nylon organza gown. Lace covers neckline & bust. Visible seam-lines accent the body. Bias-cut. Fully-transparent. ...

$126       large
vintage 80s new wave top

Poppe Mex graphic shirt

Helter-skelter, abstract-printed shirt, by Poppe Mex. Teal, bright-red, purple, white, brown, blood-red, black. Expressionist, striped collage --- with short ...

$24       medium

Gaymode mod mini pj set

Hello, Marcia Brady! Sheerish nylon pajama set from the groovy-time 60's. Pastel-yellow mini-dress with chocolate ruffles -- matched to sweet yellow bloomers. From ...

$28       med/lg
vintage 70s 80s sheer disco dress

Sheer chiffon dress

Aubergine mist. Seductive chiffon-knit dress -- transparent as a veil. Deepest-purple -- with an asymmetrical tropical print. Slant neckline is trimmed in satin ...

$36       medium
vintage 80s glam maxi dress

Carol Anderson metallic gown

Liquid maxi dress with slim lines. Textured, stippled, silver lamé-like fabric. Elasticized at the waist. Barely-there dolman cap-sleeves - large/removable ...

$80       small
vintage pink Luxite slip

Luxite nylon slip

Blush-pink nylon slip with girly-a-go-go stylings -- a "Luxite" by Kaiser. Nylon chiffon edging. Peek-a-boo chiffon ribbons, above and below the bust, show ...

$31       small
vintage 50s sheer bullet bra

Vanity Fair sheer elastic bra

Red light fashion.Beautifully-sheer bullet bra, by Vanity Fair. Sharp-shaped cups are crafted from two layers of black nylon tulle, decorated with a smaller ...

$59       34 B
vintage 70s Italian Andre Laug printed gown

André Laug hostess dress

Transform into a feathered creature.Printed silk lawn gauze dress --- the fabric hosts an intricate quail-feather-patterned print in browns and bone. A ...

$410       sm/med petite
vintage early-80s DVF dot swiss blouse

Diane Von Fürstenberg blouse

Dotted-swiss voile blouse by Diane Von Furstenberg. This loose style was meant to be cinched with a narrow belt. Shocking-pink. Semi-sheer. High, ...

$52       medium
vintage 50s Vanity Fair chiffon nightgown

Vanity Fair tulip-pink nightgown

A transparent confection made of frothy chiffon layers, soft nylon & precisely-piped lines. Double-layered bust is sheer and shaped with petite gathers. ...

$40       medium
vintage 70s ruffled sheer shirt

Dabney ruffled blouse

Loose, ruffled blouse with side vents. Victorian-revival. Made of a fluid navy chiffon flecked in tomato-red. High, ruffled ascot neck. Cuffed, elbow-length, full ...

$30       med/lg
vintage 80s tie neck top

Miss It tie-neck blouse

Exaggeration is the watchword for this filmy tropical top by Miss It. The poly-crepe textile boasts both a bold, New Wave color palette -- electric purple, ...

$40       large
vintage 70s blue Vanity Fair slip

Vanity Fair aqua slip 34 NWT

Vanity Fair nylon tricot slip in pale seafoam-green. Completely-sheer, sharply-shaped, nylon-organza & lace bust. The lace panel features ...

$26       medium
vintage 80s Lilli Ann dress

Lilli Ann ruffled dress

Tulip-red, ruffle dress - made of sheer crepe. Ruffles and pin-tucking accent the front. Elasticized waist. One deep pleat in the skirt. Puffy sleeves are cinched at the ...

$44       large
vintage mod yellow blouse

Lady Manhattan glossy blouse

Slick, supple, sheer knit top with drippy, modified-gigot sleeves. Tapered, dart-fitted. Vivid-yellow. A CHEEKY KNIT by Lady Manhattan. Rise like the sun. ...

$36       medium
vintage 60s watercolor print top

Eastmoor watercolor blouse

Fitted top matches minimalist design to a abstract textile ka-pow! Slim-cut, high-necked, narrow-sleeved. The fine nylon jersey reads like a vibrant watercolor ...

$42       small
vintage 70s black teddy

Black pinstripe teddy

Yummy little 70's, french-maid-inspired, cami-knicker teddy in black pinstripe nylon & white lace. Skimpy, silky and sheer. Elasticized ...

$36       medium
vintage 70s yellow & blue  blouse

Ah! Austin Hill souvenir shirt

Lemon-yellow, white and primary-blue top from Ah! Austin Hill. Key West coloration gives a preppy feel to this picture-postcard European journey. Tulip fields, ...

$52       large
vintage 40s Paul Parnes dress

Paul Parnes jeweled blouson dress

Ingrid-Bergman-worthy, jeweled navy dress. Over-blouse top is studded with two rhinestone & pearl brooch buttons. Sharply-plunging neckline unzips to the waist. ...

$235       medium
vintage 70s LEO quilted dress

Leo plisse dress

Gypsy-styled, checkerboard-plisse floral print dress. Dusty-rose, pale-blue and eggplant. Elasticized waist, arms and neckline. Puffed, peasant sleeves. Lace-trimmed, ...

$45       medium
vintage 60's mod skirt set

Tailored georgette set

Printed outfit in sheerish georgette crepe. Lady-like cut matches a go-wild textile. Oversized pussy bow. Shell blouse closes at back with covered bead buttons. ...

$70       sm/med
vintage 80s Missoni sweater

Missoni net-weave sweater

Color-soaked Italian Missoni open-stitch sweater. Missoni's classic "wave" patterning played out in vibrant, twisted yarns. All the colors of the rainbow. ...

$240       large
vintage 50s 60s girdle

Boned merry widow

Look at me, I'm Sandra Dee… Sweet-sixteen-styled merry widow. Off-white elastic netting is embroidered with pink & blue florals. Three glossy, cream-colored ...

$55       medium
vintage lanvin dress

Lanvin floral muslin shirtdress

Milky-blue, sheer muslin shirtdress by couture house Lanvin. Pattern of miniature wildflowers in muted pinks, browns, and navy. Flowing dress is gathered at the ...

$360       large
vintage dress

Pastel organdy garden frock

Frothy, transparent, bias-cut gown. Lemon-yellow organdy. Three hand-formed flowers, with white tassel centers, trim trapazoid-shaped neck. Sleeveless. A half-ruffle ...

$200       med/lg
vintage nighty

Tuxedo nightgown

Black tie for the bedroom. Spaghetti straps. Semi sheer. Toe-length. Nylon. Icing on the tux is the tiny bow-tie crafted from shiny black beading. Care to dance? ...

$22       med/lg
vintage nightgown

Lace-top nightgown

For those who like their glam a little dirty… one mid-century, lace nightie with a very transparent top. Sleek black nylon. Wide, ruffled straps. High waistline. ...

$54       lg/xlg
vintage shirt

Butterflies & lightning shirt

Do we ever get enough of the butterfly*polka dot*lightening bolt combo? Emphatically… NO! It's perpetually a fresh delight, especially when delivered in a ...

$33       lg/xlg
vintage top

Ruffled prairie top

A vintage 70s, Victorian lil' nothing. Ivory batiste dobby, enriched with cream lace panels, lace ruffles & a bow. V-neck. Short, puff sleeves. Elasticized. ...

$36       large
vintage top

Garfinckel bandana-print top

White Stag top, from the swank Miss J. G. shop of Julius Garfinckel & Co. Shockingly-sheer, high-gloss fabric -- in a bright-red bandana-print. Print shows ...

$27       med/lg
Missoni dress

Missoni chiffon print dress

Printed chiffon dress -- by Missoni M. Simple, Regency-derived construction --- bias-cut, puffed cap sleeves, tapered waist & a slim skirt with a deep ruffle ...

$149       large
vintage shirt

Angel-sleeved top

A rocker-bohemian romance. Ashes-of-roses floral gauze. Pastel stripes. Victorian-style, salmon-pink, 'cut-ivory ' buttons. Tea-rose lace trim. Sheer sheer. A soft, ...

$58       one size fits most
vintage shirt

Kings Road pastel shirt

I leeeerrrvvvv this manly, lady-print shirt -- a great example of the classy, early-70s crazies. From a distance, the shirt pattern is a zigzag swirl of lavender, bone, ...

$72       mens large
vintage crepe top

Rose-print crepe top

Delectable crepe blouse printed with a rich-hued, "falling roses" motif. Textile design is "sketched", daubed in with color, and set against a warm-cream ground. ...

$31       med/lg