1950s Cotton Daffodil Print Ballgown Size 10 UK

An amazing original full circle cotton ballgown with a vibrant daffodil print.  This dress has been made by a seamstress and there has been a V shaped panel inserted at the zip expertly carried out which if removed could make the dress smaller.  There is a drawstring lace on the bodice and the bodice is boned.


Chest 34 inches 86 cms  Waist 26 inches 66 cms  Length from shoulder to hem 53 inches 135 cms



£225.00 Add to cart
1950s Diamante Expanding Bracelet

This lovely two row diamante (paste) bracelet is claw set in nickel on the slant and unstretched measures 7.3/4 inches x 6/8 inch  (19.5 cms x 1 cm) – the bracelet will expand to 9 inches (22 cms).

£65.00 Add to cart
1950s Diamante Expanding Bracelet

A beautiful diamante expanding bracelet, with four rows of claw set diamante unusually slanted set in nickel. The bracelet unstretched measures 7.25 inches (19 cms) by 5/8ths of an inch (1.50 cms).

£85.00 Add to cart
1950s Dress Carnegie Green and White Polka Dot 34 inch chest

Wow what a find!


This original amazing cotton dress is made by Carnegie in wonderful condition.  The dress has self covered buttons all down the front, six in fact on a white placket, with two patch pockets trimmed in white cotton also featuring a self made button on each.  The dress has a long original metal zip at the back and loops for your own belt.  There is a muslin lining from the waist in white and my mannequin is wearing a very full tulle petticoat in vanilla underneath which can be purchased separately, although the dress is beautiful without the fullness of the petticoat. The dress comes freshly laundered and was carried out on a cold wash.  The colours are very vibrant too.


chest.     34 inches

waist.     26 inches

length.   40 inches

Shoulder to waist15 inches

£165.00 Add to cart
1950s Exquisite Diamante four row necklace

This 1950s necklace is wonderful with four rows of beautiful diamante, very Audrey Hepburn. The stones are all claw set in sterling silver and the adjustment piece has a large diamante at the end.The rows are attached intermittently to each other so as the necklace lays correctly. The necklace measures fifteen inches (38 cms) but can be adjusted shorter if required.

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1950s Horrockses Ballerina Length Cotton Dress

A beautiful original  Horrockses Dress ballerina length with sash ties which are sewn into the seam under the bust and cross over the waist to tie at the back.  The dress is in mint condition, in fact it may never have been worn. I have laundered the dress of course. There is the original world famous grey label in the dress which authenticates  it.  I am happy to post worldwide but if you are outside of the UK please contact me before purchasing so as I can inform you of the exact postage.



Chest 34 inches

Waist 26 inches

Length 48 inches from shoulder to hem


  1. Returns are not accepted.


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1950s Ivory Hat with Lily of the Valley and Silk Flowers Brim

This is an amazing hat and it is set on a double straw brim with lots of ivory coloured lily of the valley over the tall part of the hat with silk flowers every where else and ivory ribbon bows and raffia plaiting. The hat is used is structured and has the Union Made USA label inside. The previous owner has soiled the interior with cosmetic on the interior petersham so this is not perfect inside but cannot be seen when worn. Otherwise in great condition. The pics are slightly lighter in colour than the actual hat is.

Circumference 55 cms (21 inches) approximately

Width edge to edge 34 cms 13 inches approx.

Height 11.5 cms 4.25 inches

£145.00 Add to cart
1950s Lace Bridal Gown White 34 inch Chest
  • 1950s pale ivory wedding gown (used) full circle. The gown is fully lined in tricel and is slightly ivory almost white. The gown is in excellent condition except for a couple of tiny repairs on the lining and cuff of the left sleeve. There are tiny press studs at the cuffs and a long metal zip in the back which is original.  The hem of the dress dips in the front and back to allow for a full petticoat. The lace is a blend fabric and flows beautifully.


34 inch.    Chest

26 inch.     Waist

55 inch       Length


£265.00 Add to cart
1950s Lilac Felt Cocktail Hat with Pink Sequin Trim

1950s original lilac mohair cocktail Hat 21 inches 53 cms circumference with side grips to hold hat in place. The hat is embellished with a twisted pink sequin band.

Overseas buyers please contact me before purchasing for exact shipping costs.

£55.00 Add to cart
1950s Lucite and Silver tone Metal Geometric Necklace in blue

This is a geometric chic necklace from the 1950s with blue lucite brick shape stones framed with silver tone metal and an adjustable fastening chain. The brick nearest the chain has slight crackle under the lucite and of course does not show when you are wearing the necklace but I thought it best to mention this tiny flaw. The necklace measures fifteen inches ie 38 cms allowing for the chain to dangle down by an inch after being fastened.

£65.00 Add to cart
1950s Lucite Bangle in mustard and black

A very nice lucite bange in a mottled mustard and black shading. The bangle measures 3/4 inches (2 cms) deep  and the internal diameter is 2.1/2 inches (6.4 cms). The bangle fits an average wrist.

£35.00 Add to cart
1950s Neiman Marcus White Faux Fur Bolero Cape

Gorgeous Neiman Marcus pure white 1950s faux fur bolero cape for Helene with white satin lining in a size UK 12 (10 USA} with hooks for fastening.

£125.00 Add to cart
1950s Pringle Pale Blue Cashmere Jumper

This listing is for a Pringle 100% Cashmere Jumper with a square neck, three quarter sleeves in Pale Blue size UK 14

£48.00 Add to cart
1950s Red and White Polka Dot Rock and Roll Dress UK 10

Beautiful Rock and roll original 1950s dress in polka dot chiffon with lining and tulle underlay. Side zip. Great condition


34 inch 86 cms chest 24 inch 61 cms Waist

40 inch 101 cms Length from shoulder seam to hem


£125.00 Add to cart
1960 Original Black Cats Eyes Spectacles

Amazing pair of 1961 original black cats eye Spectacles width of frame 5.5 inches 14 cms. Very weak prescription lens. In wonderful condition.

£75.00 Add to cart