Thursday, 15 June 2017


From the mid 1950's, a Ben Zuckerman suit, left and a Bruno Original suit, right.
'Trim suit, modern as a Stratocaster, are the first choice for the travel-wise woman for speedy trips.
Left, a miron-corded striped worsted, a fabric that sheds wrinkles easily, has a straight, slim skirt,  rounded hipline and wide lapels. Right, another wrinkle-defying suit in Forstmann's tweed that has a belted back, rounded hip and slightly full, gored skirt.'

Saturday, 10 June 2017






Here is a gorgeous Ben Zuckerman cocktail ensemble in black burnout velvet. The dress is sleeveless and very fitted and is topped by a single breasted jacket with jet buttons.
Photos courtesy of Buffalo Gal Vintage.

Friday, 2 June 2017



From the mid to late 1950's-
'Easily the most intriguing woman in town, in Ben Zuckerman's superb taupe ottoman suit-dress, scarfed in softest blue.'

Thursday, 25 May 2017






This is a beautiful Ben Zuckerman coat, once part of a suit. It is made of charcoal wool and is double breasted with corde buttons.
This coat dates from the mid to late 1960's.
Photos courtesy of Ritual Vintage.

Thursday, 18 May 2017





This stunning Ben Zuckerman suit, in heavy charcoal wool, dates from the late 1950's, though the style itself is timeless.
The skirt is longer and plain in style, and the jacket is long and has asymmetrical buttons going down the left side of the jacket.
Photos courtesy of Dressing Vintage.

Wednesday, 10 May 2017







This is a Ben Zuckerman cocktail suit in silver lame. The jacket is single breasted with diamante buttons and a placket where the button holes are.
The skirt is lovely and has an interesting feature- an 'x' that has been stitched on the waistband to indicate the front of the skirt.
Photos courtesy of MSKP401.

Sunday, 30 April 2017





This is a timeless black woollen coat by Ben Zuckerman- it's a coat that would keep you warm and also looking stylish.
The coat is single breasted and knee length, with a half belt at the rear.
Photos courtesy of Junk Shop.