$ 55.00

Vintage 1960s Sweater, Pink Floral Embroidery, Cavanagh Virgin Islands

Elaborate floral embroidery in several shades of pink makes this sweater a stand out for spring

Approx. Size: Label size 42, but please check measurements below

Condition: Very good, beading is intact. One small stain on lining. Not noticeable when worn.

Mark/Label: Cavanagh's St. Thomas Virgin Islands

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The angora makes this sweater super soft. Intricate pink flowers on front, wrists and back. Nine round ball pearl buttons. Ribbed wrists and bottom. White nylon lining in bodice for ultimate comfort. From Cavanagh's, Virgin Islands. 70% wool. 20% angora, 10% nylon (lining)


Virginia Cavanagh traveled the world buying clothing and accessories for her chain of shops in the Caribbean popular with American tourists. She specialized in beaded sweaters and cocktail wear made in Hong Kong and Thai silk clothing. Know for having "Famous Labels from 50 Countries".



Approximate Measurements Taken Flat:
Shoulders: 16" (43 cm)
Bust: 18" (45.5 cm)
Bottom: 17" (43 cm)
Length – Center Back: 22½” (57 cm)
Sleeve: 22½ " (57 cm)
Wrist: 4” (10 cm)

 

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$ 55.00

Vintage 1960s White Beaded Angora Sweater, Made in Hong Kong

Hand done micro beading

Approx. Size: Small, but please check measurements below

Condition: Good, beading is intact and sweater is in good shape. Some staining and discoloration on the lining.

Mark/Label: Hand Decorated Dragon House of Hong Kong

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Beautiful cream sweater with elaborate white beading. 70% wool, 20% angora. The angora makes this sweater super soft. Seven metal hook and eyes down the front. Ribbed wrists and bottom. White nylon lining in bodice for ultimate comfort. Hong Kong was famous for their high quality beadwork in the 1950s and 1960s. #FD116

Approximate Measurements Taken Flat:
Shoulders: 19" (48 cm)
Bust: 21" (53 cm)
Bottom: 17" (43 cm)
Length – Center Back: 23” (58 cm)
Sleeve: 21" (53 cm)
Wrist: 3 ½” (9 cm)

 

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$ 75.00

Vintage 1960s Beaded Sweater/Cardigan by Blairmoor, Black & White Beading, Bumble Bees

Delightful bumble bees decorate this vintage sweater

Approx. Size: Small, but please check measurements below

Condition: Very good, beading is intact.

Mark/Label: Full Fashioned by Blairmoor Original, Mazet Yarn by Milliken of 100% Orlon

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Beautiful white Orlon acrylic sweater with delightful bumble bee beading in black and white. Additional Intricate white beading around the wrists and bottom Nine round ball pearl buttons. Ribbed wrists and bottom. White nylon lining for ultimate comfort. #FD119

Blairmoor was a major sweater manufacturer in the 1950s and 1960s. The company was purchased by Koret in 1967. Orlon is a synthetic acrylic developed by Dupont in the early 1950s.

Approximate Measurements Taken Flat:
Shoulders: 16" (43 cm)
Bust: 20" (50 cm)
Bottom: 15" (38 cm)
Length – Center Back: 21” (53 cm)
Sleeve: 22 ½ " (57 cm)
Wrist: 3 ½” (9 cm)

 

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$ 55.00

Vintage 1960s Beaded Angora Sweater/Cardigan, Yellow, White Flower Beading

Angora makes this sweater super soft

Approx. Size: Label size 42, but please check measurements below

Condition: Very good, beading is intact. One small stain on lining. Not noticeable when worn.

Mark/Label: Cavanagh's St. Thomas Virgin Islands

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Beautiful pale yellow with white floral beading. 70% wool, 20% angora. The angora makes this sweater super soft. Intricate white floral beading on front and sleeves. White sequins with aurora borealis coating around the neck and down the label. Eight round ball pear buttons. Ribbed wrists and bottom. White nylon lining in bodice for ultimate comfort. From Cavanagh's St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. 


Virginia Cavanagh traveled the world buying clothing and accessories for her chain of shops in the Caribbean. She specialized in beaded sweaters and cocktail wear made in Hong Kong for women and Thai silk clothing for men and women. Know for having "Famous Labels from 50 Countries".


Approximate Measurements Taken Flat:
Shoulders: 16" (43 cm)
Bust: 19.5" (48 cm)
Bottom: 15" (43 cm)
Length – Center Back: 19” (51 cm)
Sleeve: 19 ½ " (48 cm)
Wrist: 3 ½” (9 cm)

 

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$ 75.00

Vintage 1960s Beaded Sweater/Cardigan, Dark Royal Blue, Lined, White Floral Beading, Hong Kong

Exquisitely made - Very rare color

Approx. Size: Small, but please check measurements below

Condition: Very good, beading is intact

Mark/Label: Phoenix Arts, Ambassador Hotel Arcade, Kowloon Hong Kong

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Amazing 1960s beaded sweater in dark royal blue wool knit. Very rare color. intricate floral beading on front, sleeves and back. Coordinating border beading around neck, wrists and bottom. Eight round navy buttons. The bottom buttonhole is in the blue ribbed knit at the bottom. White nylon lining. Make in Hong Kong, which was know the quality of it's beadwork in the 1950s and 1960s. Originally purchased at Phoenix Arts in the Ambassador Hotel Arcade. 

Approximate Measurements Taken Flat:
Shoulders: 17" (43 cm)
Bust: 19" (48 cm)
Bottom: 17" (43 cm)
Length – Center Back: 20” (51 cm)
Sleeve: 19" (48 cm)
Wrist: 3.5” (9 cm)

 

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$ 95.00

1960s Black Fedora by Cavanagh Edge, Original Hat Box, Marshall Fields, Hat Size 7 1/8

Did you know statistics show that 8,497,585 hats were picked up in error.  Don't let it happen to you!

Approx. Hat Size: 7 1/8 (22 3/8") (56.8 cm); Outside Diameter: 14" x 12" (35.5 x 30.5 cm); Height of Crown 5" (12.5 cm); Width of Brim: 1" (2.5 cm)

Condition: Hat is in very good shape. Hatbox is damaged but serviceable.

Mark/Label: Cavanagh Hats, Made in Canada under license, Meyers & McCarthy Ft. Wayne Indiana

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Classic men's black wool felt fedora by Cavanagh with original hatbox. Narrow, slightly upturned brim. Wide grosgrain ribbon hatband style was made famous in the 1960s by Frank Sinatra. Made by one of the most important men's hat makers. Leather sweatband. Check out the "don't take my hat card inside the hatband. Styled with the distinctive Cavanagh Edge, a proprietary design for a hand-felted welted edge.  http://bit.ly/2odowPq

Check out this fascinating article on Cavanagh and their Edge technique

 

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$ 45.00

1960s Turquoise Pillbox Hat, Lush Velvet, Hat Size 22

It's hip to be square with this lovely dark turquoise pillbox hat

Hat Size: 22" (56 cm); Outside Diameter: 9" (23 cm); Height of Crown 3.5" front, 2.5" back (9 - 6 cm)

Condition: Good, minor wear commensurate with age.

Mark/Label: None

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Dark aqua blue.  Large grosgrain ribbon bow in front.  Hat rises higher in the front. Turquoise satin lining. 

  

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$ 2,900.00

1960s Pierre Cardin Burgundy Leather Handbag

Spectacular Cardin handbag.  The look is very architectural. 

Approx. Size:  Outer measurement: 11" x 9" x 3"  (28 x 23 x 7.5 cm)

Inner measurement:   8.5" x 7" x 3"  (22 x 18 x 7.5 cm)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: Pierre Cardin, Made in France

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Handbag is suspended within the openwork border.  Rich burgundy leather. Burgundy silk lining.  One main compartment with two smaller pockets.  Gold snap close, double handles. Paris, made in France

 

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$ 12.00

1960s Embroidered Floral Handbag, White Vinyl

Sweet small handbag; l embroidered on white vinyl

Approx. Size: 9" x 6" x 1.5", 5" hang, (23 x 15 x 4 cm; 12.5 cm hang)

Condition: Minor wear commensurate with age. Vinyl lining has ink markings.

Mark/Label: None

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Pastel floral embroidery, front back and on handle. Fold-over flap with snap close. One main compartment plus two small pockets.

 

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$ 28.00

1960s Etra Black Suede Evening Bag, Gold Embossed Metal Frame, Double Gold Chain

Intricate gold embossing on purse frame

Approx. Size: 9" x 10" x 2" (23 x 25.5 x 5 cm); Chain adjusts from 6" to 12" (16 - 30.5 cm)

Condition: Minor wear commensurate with age

Mark/Label: Etra Genuine Leather

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Black suede evening bag by Etra. Elaborate gold embossing on the rounded purse frame. Double gold chain may is adjustable. Gold hardware, kiss close and feet. One main compartment plus one small pocket.

Etra Handbags was started by Sherman Etra in the 1940s. Etra was a prominent manufacturer of better mid-priced handbags through the 1970s.

 

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$ 18.00

Vintage Swank Cuff Links & Tie Tac Set, Open Work Silver Metal

Handsome openwork design.  

Approx. Size: Cuff links: .75"; Tie tac: .50"

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: Swank

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Very handsome silver metal cuff link and tie tac set from Swank. Open work detail. Bullet and toggle close.  Classic mid-century design.

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1960s Mod Light Blue Straw Hat, Hat Size 20

This classic flower pot hat with wide ribbon is totally 60s mod

Approx. Hat Size: 20" (51 cm); Outside Diameter: 9.5" (24 cm); Height of Crown 5” (12.5 cm); Width of Brim: 2" (5 cm)

Condition: Wear commensurate with age. Inside petersham hatband is discolored

Mark/Label: Union Label

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Fun 1960s mod hat in light blue straw. The dark blue hat band is nice and wide for an interesting mix of blues. Tall crown with a slightly flared brim

 

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$ 55.00

1960s Mod Bubble Hat, Yellow Straw, Hat Size 20.5

If you love 60s mod then check out this fabulous design.

Approx. Hat Size: 21.5" (54.5 cm); Outside Diameter: 7.5" (19 cm); Height of Crown 5” (12.5 cm)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: Emme Boutique

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Classic bubble hat in bright yellow straw. Wide cream hatband and flat bow in front sets off this tall hat. Black hatpin.

Ethel W. Price (1902-1987), born in New York started Emme in the 1920s. Adolfo designed for Emme 1951-1958. Frank Olive designed for Emme before opening his own salon. Mr. Arnold also designed for Emme. Emme created inaugural hats for Mrs. Nixon, Julie and Tricia Nixon. Designed the Girl Scout beret. Created hats for Broadway shows, including Mame. Mentioned and/or advertised in fashion magazines in 1950s and 1960s. Located at 19 W. 57th St. New York, but moved to 16 East 53rd St, New York on 1-20-1969. Labels: Emme, Emme Boutique (bridge line). The Metropolitan Museum has several examples in its collection.
 

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$ 48.00

Vintage Mauve Pink Silk Chiffon Cocktail Hat, Rhinestones, Hat Size 21

Hat Size: 21" (53 cm),  Outside Diameter: 8" (20 cm); Height of Crown 3” (7.5 cm)
Condition: Hat is in good shape. Original netting has been trimmed off the hat due to damage.
Mark/Label: Gerber Memphis

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Stunning pillbox hat in light pink straw. Wrapped hatband of satin and silk chiffon in several tones of mauve. Large and medium size teardrop moonglow lucite beads cluster with three sparkling round rhinestones decorate the front of the hat. Beautiful cocktail hat for late summer and fall. Made on plastic net base. #CZ-Hat8


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$ 25.00

VIntage 1960s Open Top Pillbox, Black Straw With Veil

Beautiful crown-style pillbox hat

Approx. Hat Size: Fits most. Diameter: 7" (18 cm)

Condition: Straw hat is in very good condition. Netting has several holes per photos.

Mark/Label: None

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Beautiful open-top pillbox hat in black straw. Black straw medallions and satin bows are arranged around the hat. Stiffened black netting is draped around the inside of the hat creating a crown effect. Softer netting creates a veil around the head. Wear the netting out or tuck underneath. This hat sits on top of the head.

 

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$ 45.00

Vintage 1960s, Brass Bead Necklace, 32 Inch

Sensational brass bead necklace. Very long multi-strand with graduated sizes of beads from 3 mm to 7 mm. Very versatile look and can be dressed up or down. #JN216

One of a kind vintage item. Get it before it's gone.

Approx. Size: 32" (81 cm) including 4" (10 cm) extender chain; 3 mm - 7 mm diameter beads

Condition: Beads are in very good shape and strung very well. The original clasp was missing and has been replaced by us with a spring ring closure.

Mark/Label: None

 

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$ 12.00

1960s Flame Stitch Scarf, Square Scarf, Brown, Gold & Gray Silk Chiffon

Fun retro flame stitch

Approx. Size: 21.5" square (54.5 cm)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: None

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Silk chiffon scarf in a  pattern in brown, gold and gray. Hand rolled edge. Classic vintage 1960s look.

 

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$ 55.00

1960s Multi-Color Pillbox Hat, Layered Silk Chiffon, Hat Size 21

Overlapping sections of silk chiffon create a layered floral effect

Approx. Hat Size: 21" (53 cm); Outside Diameter: 7" (17.78 cm); Height of Crown 3” (7.5)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: None

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Absolutely gorgeous spring and summer hat. Colors include orange, yellow, tan and green. Netting falling from the top of the hat completes this 1960s look.

 

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$ 28.00

1960s Brown Faux Leather Saddlebag Handbag by JR Florida, Julius Resnick

Right-in-style vintage saddlebag handbag in textured brown faux leather

Approx. Size: 10" x 8"; 21" (25.5 x 20 x 53 cm) strap; 9" (23 cm) hang

Condition: Very good, minor wear on metal closure

Mark/Label: JR Florida, Made in USA (Julius Resnick)

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Saddlebag style handbag in textured brown faux leather. 3 compartments, one of which is has a zipper. Matching straw with double chain detail. Beautiful gold metal twist close. 

Julius Resnick was a pioneer in imitation leather bags made from vinyl. The company was founded in 1933 and based in New York City. In the 1950s Resnick retired to Florida and started producing handbags in Hialeah. The company is still in business.

 

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$ 32.00

Vintage 1960s Two-Tone Faux Leather Handbag by Life Stride

Sophisticated structured handbag

Approx. Size: 10.5" x 8"x 3" (26.67 x 20 x 7.5 cm) at base; 6" (15 cm) hang

Condition: Good, minor wear on back commensurate with age

Mark/Label: Life Stride

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Sophisticated two tone handbag in tan and cream faux leather. Two handles. Gold hardware and feet, snap close. One large compartment, one small pocket. Beautiful fabric lining.

 

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$ 52.00

1960s Mod Hat, Peach Straw, Hat Size 22

Add a pair of white GoGo boots  to this hat and you are all set

Approx. Hat Size: 22" (56 cm); Outside Diameter: 9" (23 cm); Height of Crown 5” (10 cm)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: Size 22 label, Union label

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If you love 60s mod then check out this fabulous design. Straw cap has wide stripes of different peach tones. White hatband and bow with cascading peach netting from the top.  

 

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$ 42.00

Vintage 1950s Navy Straw Hat, Hat Size 21

Madge just loves the detail on this hat.  Check out the rhinestones.

Approx. Hat Size: 21" (53 cm); Outside Diameter: 8" (20 cm); Height of Crown 4” (10 cm)

Condition: Very good

Mark/Label: Union Label

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Classic mid century turban shape. Wide straw weave in a beautiful shape of dark navy blue. Wide navy blue silk chiffon hatband loops around at the back of the hat. A thinner line of tan velvet runs from the back of the band. A center row of rhinestones lies underneath the velvet bow. Perfect for both day or night wear.

 

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$ 28.00

1960s Dragonfly Brooch, Black Faceted Glass

This brooch is perfect for sweaters, coats and even on your favorite hat

Approx. Size: 2.5" x 2.75" (6 x 7 cm)

Condition: Very good, like new.

Mark/Label: None

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Beautiful dragonfly in black faceted glass. Glass pieces are prong set. Gold metal setting.

 

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$ 55.00

1950s Silk Close Hat, Gray Leaf Design

This one is so pretty.  Absolute perfection for a wedding

Hat Size: Fits most.  8" x 7" (20 x 18 cm)

Condition: Very good. Minor wear commensurate with age. 

Mark/Label: None

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Gray and light pink close hat covered in delicate silk leaves and satin bows.  Small amount of netting around the face.  Built on satin covered wire that will mold to your head.  

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