Dramatic, sumptuous floor length turquoise blue coat by Nina Ricci. The coat is composed of woven strips of velvet and Mohair. The coat is lined with a turquoise wool knit and has short sleeves above the wrist and a notched collar that can be folded up against the wind. Hidden front wool lined pockets. Gathers at back neck for fullness in the drape. Gorgeous.
Arm Length 21"
Wonderful deep chocolate brown feathered Mink cape by Arnold Liebes. The cape is hip length, with a straight collar, and fastens at the neck with a grosgrain rope with AMAZING swirling polished bakelite acorn - like aglets. The cape is lined in black silk with a subtle floral pattern. Perfection.
Arnold Liebes was a furrier with trading posts in Alaska. In the early 20th century he made frequent trips to his outposts, documenting what he saw on his trips with a camera and his diary. His collection of photographs, manuscripts, and over 1000 anthropologically relevant items are available at the California Academy of Sciences.
Post- war fabulous blue boucle wool A-line coat made by Julliard. Over sized black lambskin cuffs give an added flair. Sewn in scarf and rhinestone scarf ring attached. Two large button closure. Large side pockets. 100% virgin wool and perfect for the season. Makes a great gift for a loved one as well!
*All MRS Couture garments have been professionally cleaned and thoroughly checked before shipping, so that they are ready to wear upon arrival.