A spectacular auction of historic fashion and textiles takes place on November 18.
Held by VFG member Augusta Auctions, this drool-worthy collection includes designer pieces by Dior, Adrian, Givenchy, Missoni, Emilio Pucci, Bonnie Cashin, Irene, Balmain, Comme des Garçons/Rei Kawakubo, and Yohji Yamamoto. There is a silk satin wedding gown from c.1855, a group of designer 1960s and 1970s air hostess ensembles, Chinese robes, traditional clothing and textiles from around the globe, a group of 1920s bathing costumes, opera coats and capes, beaded and lamé garments, and much more.
Taking a look through the beautifully photographed auction catalogue is a must.
The auction will take place online due to COVID-19 precautions; find out more at the Augusta Auctions website.