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The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international organization dedicated to the promotion and preservation of vintage fashion.
The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international community of people with expertise in vintage fashion. VFG members enjoy a wealth of resources, avenues for promoting their shops and specialties, and camaraderie with others who share a common interest and passion.
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.
Written by Maggie Wilds/ denisebrain