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Vintage Inspirations: Coat of Many Colors-The VFG Fashion Parade for the week of January 11th

Discussion in 'PUBLIC VFG Fashion Parades' started by carla rey, Jan 10, 2021.

  1. carla rey

    carla rey VFG Member

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    Top left: Dolce and Gabbana, Duro Olowu, Christopher Kane
    Bottom left: Chopova Lowena, Dreis Van Noten, Christian Dior

    Vintage Inspirations: Coat of Many Colors

    Freshen up those winter basics this year with a bold statement coat! This season, designers are featuring patchworked, multi-textured brightly ornamented coats. Christian Dior, Dolce and Gabbana, and Prada love this instant mood lifting trend for 2021. Don't candy coat it, put on your patchwork pieces, multi-hued textiles, and ikat fabrics. Button up in brightly colored coats, jackets and wraps.
  2. thespectrum

    thespectrum VFG Member Staff Member

    From my sold archives -
    I sold this 1970s Yukata Jacket as a coat

    1970s Poncho from Ecuador

    1980s Padded Satin Chinese Jacket

    1960s Needlepoint Tapestry Coat

    1980s Menswear Beach Jacket
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  4. mags_rags

    mags_rags VFG Member

    At magsrags.net, photos are clickable links:

    A 1980s wearable art cocoon coat by designer Ignacio Peri. The fish and ocean waves print was hand-blocked in India

    This "nothing matches" tuxedo style cropped jacket is also 1980s, from Yvonne O'Gara. Her company specialized in vest and jackets made from vintage kimonos. Back view:

    And in my prep pile for listing , an Asian inspired fit & flare jacket designed by Lois Russell, also most likely 80s. The fabric is gorgeous, and includes scattered silver or gold metallic thread overlay. It may also have been sourced from an antique kimono. Here's a closeup
  5. Ranch Queen Vintage

    Ranch Queen Vintage VFG Member

    1960s Woven Geometric Pattern A Line Coat
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    from the Ranch Queen Vintage SOLD archives...

    1960s Satin Brocade Evening Coat
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    1960s Hooded Tapestry Parka
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    1990s Embroidered Corduroy and Fleece Coat by Vivienne Tam
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    1970s Boho Patchwork Jacket
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