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EYECANDY: The Wearing of the GREEN. Post Your Best Greens

Discussion in 'PUBLIC Show and Tell - Share your treasures' started by Alleycats, Mar 5, 2016.

  1. Alleycats

    Alleycats VFG Member

    Let’s celebrate St Patrick’s Day, the 17th of March, with your best greens.

    No selling links please.

    Here is a few to start us off.
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  2. catseyevintage

    catseyevintage VFG Member

    double green sequined dress - full front and full side.jpg

    Oleg Cassini Sequined Cocktail Dress

    double saks print dress - full front and half side.jpg

    Saks Fifth Avenue Floral Print Maxi Dress


    Scenic Shirt by Geno



    Ballentyne Cashmere Cardigan Sweater
  3. poppysvintageclothing

    poppysvintageclothing Administrator Staff Member

  4. amandainvermont

    amandainvermont VFG Member

  5. Robin of Frocksley

    Robin of Frocksley Registered Guest

    Love all the beautiful greenery!
  6. Midge

    Midge Super Moderator Staff Member

    I love green!
    1950s-60s Lisner demi parure
    1930s German silver brooch
    1950s-60s brooch
    1950s brooch

    And it's also everywhere in my vintage wardrobe:
    1950s green and white gingham blouse

    1960s Bonwit Teller cocktail dress (it's short, dress ends just below the photo's edge...)

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    1940s Eisenberg changeant cotton suit

    Late 40s/early 50s Claire Tiffany crepe dress

    40s shoes
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    Late 60s brocade top
    70s maxi dress by Fink (Germany)

    green blouse.jpg
    70s lurex blouse
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    60s summer dress

    80s/90s cocktail dress
    60s summer dress
  7. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

    1930s Galaith Earrings

    1930s Brass & Glass Bracelet

    Elzac Pin

    1940s Molded Plastic Floral Buckle

    1960s Hawaiian Shirt
  8. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

  9. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

    1960s gloves:


    1960s sport coat and skinny neck tie:


    1930s chartreuse evening gown (sold)

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    1950s Bernhard Workman Satin Hat, and his signature "work man"

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    1960s empire waist velveteen dress (sold):


    1960s 3 tone "Jac shirt" dress:


  10. Robin of Frocksley

    Robin of Frocksley Registered Guest

    Mary, that chartreuse evening gown is delicious!!!
  11. The Vintage Merchant

    The Vintage Merchant Administrator Staff Member

  12. carla rey

    carla rey VFG Member

    This was my absolute favorite 1940s novelty print ever! Celtic themed with knots, winged horses, a stylized wheel of fortune! Sold last year.
  13. Rue_de_la_Paix

    Rue_de_la_Paix VFG Member

    Great colors and great fashions thus far.

    Original issue 1990s J. Peterman, Rose's butterfly comb from "The Titanic". Wish I had never sold this!

    Titanic comb.jpg

    Close up of part of a sleeve from a Fortuny Delphos gown. Shows the fabulous fabric. Sold long ago.....

    fortuny sleeve.jpg

    For fun, here is Mae West wearing a green roses Easter hat from the 1950s.

    mae hat.jpg
  14. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

  15. denisebrain

    denisebrain VFG President Staff Member

    I love green too! So much to adore here!

    (I have Amy to thank for the green print full skirt!)


    I'm especially crazy about green hats and have a collection, not all photographed. Here are a few:



  16. green faile tux formal vest wasitcoat mens,cut away vest.JPG
    1930s green faille waist coat with gold buttons

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    Antique sage green silk and lace overcoat

    1940s olive green rayon dress with felt hat
    40s green rayon dress hat.jpg

    1870 80s-antique-dress-green-silk-bustle dress-two piece-skirt-bodice-anothertimevintageappael.jpg

    Antique 1870 80s green silk and velvet bustle dress
  17. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

  18. jazzbug

    jazzbug Alumni

  19. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

    1970s sterling & malachite spider pin

    1960s turtle pin

    1950s Bakelite chunk & acorns charm bracelet

    1930s-40s painted wood & brass spider pin

    1950s Swirl wrap dress
  20. Vintage Runway

    Vintage Runway VFG Member

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