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Prints Quinn

Prints Quinn

I am utterly smitten with designer Richard Quinn (and clearly I'm in good company- so Queen Elizabeth!). London based, he is known for his innovative use of bold prints. He's...

Prints Quinn

I am utterly smitten with designer Richard Quinn (and clearly I'm in good company- so Queen Elizabeth!). London based, he is known for his innovative use of bold prints. He's...

FLASH SALE! 50% off---- Code SPRINGTIME50

Flash sale- 50% off EVERYTHING!!!!Use this link, will apply coupon code for you (or use code SPRINGTIME50). ----------> https://dorotheas-closet-vintage.myshopify.com/discount/SPRINGTIME50  

FLASH SALE! 50% off---- Code SPRINGTIME50

Flash sale- 50% off EVERYTHING!!!!Use this link, will apply coupon code for you (or use code SPRINGTIME50). ----------> https://dorotheas-closet-vintage.myshopify.com/discount/SPRINGTIME50  

1970s. Designer. Fashion.

Several new 1970s designer pieces added to the website last night- including Victor Costa and Diane Von Furstenburg. And a shocking piece gown w/ rhinestones that would kill at holiday...

1970s. Designer. Fashion.

Several new 1970s designer pieces added to the website last night- including Victor Costa and Diane Von Furstenburg. And a shocking piece gown w/ rhinestones that would kill at holiday...

Red Ruffles, From the Archives

Red Ruffles, From the Archives

From the estate of a woman who had a whole slew of gorgeous house dresses! A 1930s cotton zip front day/house dress with red floral print and ruffled shoulders. Sold...

Red Ruffles, From the Archives

From the estate of a woman who had a whole slew of gorgeous house dresses! A 1930s cotton zip front day/house dress with red floral print and ruffled shoulders. Sold...

Purple Ceil Chapman! From the Archives

Purple Ceil Chapman! From the Archives

One of the best Ceil Chapman dresses I've ever had, in a smashing shade of purple! Ceil was one of Marilyn Monroe's favorite designers, and one can easily see why....

Purple Ceil Chapman! From the Archives

One of the best Ceil Chapman dresses I've ever had, in a smashing shade of purple! Ceil was one of Marilyn Monroe's favorite designers, and one can easily see why....

Very Chic, Very Lilli Ann....Archived

Very Chic, Very Lilli Ann....Archived

An unusual look in a Lilli Ann but SO GOOD! Matching sleeveless dress and coat with scarf collar, Italian knit wool. Sold in 2008.    Shop more coats on the...

Very Chic, Very Lilli Ann....Archived

An unusual look in a Lilli Ann but SO GOOD! Matching sleeveless dress and coat with scarf collar, Italian knit wool. Sold in 2008.    Shop more coats on the...