the metal zipper- bringing fashion past and present together — vintage gown

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Hulitar, Archived

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Hulitar, Archived

From the archives, and happily reunited with the family of Philip Hulitar (a wedding gift from Philip's daughter to her daughter/his granddaughter!). A stunning 1950s gown loaded with beads and crystals.      Shop evening gowns on the website here! 

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Pretty Things Past

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Pretty Things Past

I recently had cause to go back through some old images of things I've had and sold in the past (stored on Photobucket), and decided many of them are worth sharing and looking at again! Because so pretty.    Sold in 2008, this luscious 1960s pink heavily beaded gown was one of my faves!     

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crystal clear

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Just a quick blog tonight highlighting some sparkling things from the website…perfect for upcoming red carpet events! Pics link to the pieces on the site.    Mr. Blackwell Custom label 1960s gown with crystal and rhinestone bust...         Mr. Blackwell 1960s velveteen gown with massive bouquet design done in aurora borealis crystals, rhinesones and beads...     Sandra Sage 1960s gown with Egyptian style beaded collar...     1960s black velvet burlesque bra top dripping with red crystals...     You can never sparkle too much!!    

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the man behind the new look

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Happy Birthday to the incomparable Christian Dior! Loads of gorgeous examples of his work over on our Facebook page, stop by to chat and share!              

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