Magnificent! skirt suit from Christian Lacroix, made in Italy of 69% cotton, 24% viscose, 7% lurex, exquisite floral tapestry with snaps hidden behind stunning gold buttons with bright faceted rhinestones, elegant neckline, fitted waist with flaring hips, straight above-the-knee skirt with side zip, both pieces lined in dramatic printed rayon satin, size 46, 36-31-39, 18 shoulders, 23 1/2 sleeves, 25 1/4 length, skirt waist 28, hips 36, length 18 3/4, very good condition, $400, a small fraction of the original price






tasteful and stylish skirt suit from Germany c1960, yellow/gold brocade with silver, lightweight, comfortable fabric, straight just-below-the-knee skirt, jacket with covered buttons, 3/4 sleeves, bound buttonholes, no shoulder padding, and a belted back with a small tailored bow, both pieces unlined, label from Germany, fits about size 10-12, skirt waist 31″, good condition with one missing button and a couple rusty brown spots on the front and inner cuff, $50

the classic 1940s skirt suit, 100% wool, navy blue with mid-calf A-line skirt, fitted jacket with rhinestone-decorated buttons, inset waist pockets, and a full satin lining, skirt is unlined, made by Moordale, most closely fits size 6, very good condition with no damage, $115

Elegance to the extreme! one of the most luxurious fabrics with craftsmanship so superb you could wear it inside out, navy silk charmeuse cowl-neck blouse and matching skirt, dating to the 1970s but still with the original tags, never worn with an original price of $2295 from Bonwit Teller


exquisite details with an open slit at the back with covered buttons at the neck, two buttons on each cuff, the most beautifully finished seams you will find, wrap-front skirt with an elegant reveal of the rich red silk charmeuse lining, a magnificent piece of American fashion design, most closely fits size 4, excellent condition and still unworn, $900

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gorgeous tan suede skirt from LaMatta, high-waisted ankle-skimming, in some of the softest suede we’ve put out grubby little hands on, waist pockets and a deep kick pleat in the front, fully lined, made in Italy – I have a couple of mens LaMatta suede shirts which I wear and they are fantastic, waist 27, hips 36, length 33 1/4, very good condition $100

exceedingly feminine skirt suit from the early 1960s, made by Vera Maxwell for Saks Fifth Avenue, light red textured silk/rayon/synthetic blend with the most fabulous abstract silk lining

jacket closes with a single high button, two breast pockets, and two waist pockets lined with the same wonderful silk, straight below-the-knee skirt with a 23″ waist, fits Small, 37 bust, 35 waist, 16 shoulders, 19 1/4 sleeves, 21 3/4 length, skirt waist 23, hips 32, length 24 1/2, very good condition, $115