Tuesday, 28 February 2017

This is a Ben Zuckerman suit, in royal blue. It consist of plain skirt and a most interesting jacket. The jacket is double breasted and is trimmed throughout in black- black buttons and black velvet collar. The jacket is a longer length, to mid thigh with just a few inches of the skirt peeking out below.
Photos courtesy of Patina.

Thursday, 23 February 2017

This is a lovely Ben Zuckerman evening gown and jacket in grey silk with black polka dots. The dress is a long column with a black belt an a short jacket trimmed in black mink.

Thursday, 16 February 2017

This is a Ben Zuckerman coat dating from the early 1950's. The coat is princess seamed and flares from the waist, perfect for wearing over a crinoline.
I have found a similar coat, seen here. I believe this coat would have also had a dress that matched the beautiful lining.
Photos courtesy of Vintage Clothes 4U.

Saturday, 11 February 2017

From 17 September, 1952- Mink Takes Cover.
'New York: Mink takes cover under brushed beige wool in a luxurious overcoat by Ben Zuckerman, winner of Coty's Tenth Annual American Fashion Critics Award. Swinging wide and handsome to reveal its glamourous fur lining, the coat is finished with a dark mink collar.

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Dating from the 1950's, this is a stunning brown wool coat is in the swing style, which is voluminous and flowing, perfect for wearing over the full skirts and dresses of the era.
The model has perfectly accessorised the outfit, with matching shoes, gloves, hat and bag.