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From its humble beginnings in 2006 with just a dozen or so vintage pieces, Shrimpton Couture has grown to be one of the most respected online shopping destinations for vintage lovers world-wide. We pride ourselves in sourcing vintage that is relevant, wearable and beautiful. We search the globe to find the truly special pieces that will be cherished by our clients whether they are a celebrity,a museum, designers, or just a girl looking for that perfect dress. Every single one of our finds are personally curated and approved of by our founder, Cherie, and nothing escapes her eagle eye and high standards. We have everything cleaned the minute it enters our studios and go over every piece, rarely buying pieces with flaws and making sure we only have the best examples from ... Learn More
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1970s Treacy Lowe Peach Print Silk Chiffon Caftan ...
Treacy Lowe Day Dresses
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Treacy Lowe based her designs on fabric and she had an incredible eye for c...
1970s Givenchy Graphic Striped & Studded Caftan Dr...
Givenchy Day Dresses
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The graphic feel that the bold brown and white striping give this dress is ...
1969-1970 Haute Couture Pierre Cardin Cut Out Dres...
Pierre Cardin Day Dresses
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I am dating this to the 1969-1970 collection based on the example held in T...
Incredible 1980s Green & Gold Silk Metallic Ungaro...
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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If you have been looking for a statement dress for the season look no furth...
1960s Ceil Chapman Green Metallic Silk Brocade Min...
Ceil Chapman Evening Dresses and Gowns
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When you think of Ceil Chapman pieces you normally think of the fitted dres...
Important Fall 1991 Collection Alaia 'Astrakhan' F...
Azzedine Alaïa Coats and Outerwear
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This deep brown faux fur coat that is done to give the appearance of an 'As...
1960s Densely Beaded Malcolm Starr Floral Silk Dre...
Malcolm Starr Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This Malcolm Starr silk gown is absolutely stunning. The combination of col...
1980s Densely Beaded Fine 'Koos Couture' Dress
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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Koos Van den Akker, who recently passed away, started off his career as an...
Simple 1990s Chanel Dress In A Deep Brown Silk & W...
Chanel Day Dresses
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Karl Lagerfeld is a genius when it comes to combining cut and fabric and th...
1920s French Made Sequin & Gold Lame Net Flapper D...
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This 1920s French flapper dress is completely made by hand and a wonderful ...
1970s Museum Held Bill Gibb Sequin Detail Jersey D...
Bill Gibb Day Dresses
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Bill Gibb pieces are so rare and hard to find and this particular dress is ...
Resort 1996 Documented Chanel Silk Logo Pant Suit
Chanel Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
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A version of this suit was featured in the ad campaign for 1996 and worn by...
1960s Emilio Pucci for Formit Rogers Printed Cafta...
Emilio Pucci Day Dresses
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This fabulous Emilio Pucci for Formfit Rogers caftan robe is completely wea...
1970s La Mendola Silk Jersey Jumpsuit & Silk Chiff...
La Mendola Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
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These jumpsuit from the La Mendola label are among my very favorites of all...
c 1983-85 Heavily Sequinned Chanel Silk Chiffon Dr...
Chanel Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This is a very fine Chanel dress that is densely covered with black sequins...
1980s Brilliant Metallic Floral Scaasi Strapless B...
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This beautiful Scaasi Boutique dress is made from a brilliantly colored met...
c1965-69 Lavender & Silver Beaded Oscar de la Rent...
Oscar de la Renta Evening Dresses and Gowns
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Oscar De la Renta worked for Jane Derby in 1965 before buying the company i...
Extraordinary 1950s Helena Barbieri Pink & Gold Dr...
Helena Barbieri Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This Helena Barbieri gown is so beautiful it takes my breathe away to look ...
Late 1940s Hand Embroidered Black Velvet Fitted Dr...
Day Dresses
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This is really an amazing and strong styled late forties dress that I just ...
Amazing 1970s Givenchy Structured Taupe Print Coat...
Givenchy Coats and Outerwear
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This particular coat from the Givenchy label is not only wonderful but a li...
1940s Black & White Graphic Print Silk Chiffon Dre...
Day Dresses
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This wonderful little dress is so light and easy to wear. It just slips ove...
1970s Givenchy Metallic Hearts & Flowers Print Sil...
Givenchy Evening Dresses and Gowns
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I love color and for those girls that are also color fiends you probably ju...
1950s Blue Strapless Silk Chiffon Helena Barbieri ...
Helena Barbieri Day Dresses
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This dress is so pretty and feminine feeling. It is strapless and has a bea...
1970s Fabulous Printed Lanvin Numbered Caftan Dres...
Lanvin Day Dresses
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This is the oddest little piece. It has the main house label and that label...
1960s Chic Taupe and Cream Christian Dior Fedora H...
Christian Dior Hats
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I am a little obsessed with this fedora by Christian Dior. It has a small, ...
1980s Yves Saint Laurent Attributed Patchwork Soft...
Yves Saint Laurent Hats
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A fabulous and instantly recognizable Yves Saint Laurent hat that I absolut...
1950s Givenchy Copper and Rose Gold Tone Silk Sati...
Givenchy Hats
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Love this high set and unusual Hubert de Givenchy pillbox hat that is a rea...
1970s Adolfo Metallic Gold and Purple Silk Skirt &...
Adolfo Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
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I adore this wonderful two piece set. A set like this is always so versatil...
1970s Bill Blass Metallic Gold & Animal Print Silk...
Bill Blass Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This early 1970s Bill Blass gown has a unique and beautiful animal print wo...
Remarkable 1960s Velvet & MOP Button Covered Dress...
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This is a remarkable and extraordinary dress that is really a testament to ...
1980s Numbered Chanel Red Metallic and Chenille Co...
Chanel Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
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Without doubt this is one of the best vintage Chanel pieces I have seen in ...
Look 29 S/S 2011 Prada Runway Embroidered Monkey D...
Prada Evening Dresses and Gowns
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It was a fantastical jungle that walked down the runway of the Spring 2011 ...
1980s Nina Ricci Demi-Couture "Haute Boutique" Sil...
Nina Ricci Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This is the Nina Ricci demi-couture label from the 1980s and it has that am...
1970s Bill Blass Metallic Gold Lurex Knit & Feathe...
Bill Blass Evening Dresses and Gowns
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The is the second time around that I have had a version of this dress in th...
1960s Demi-Couture Bill Blass Sequin, Silk & Feath...
Bill Blass Evening Dresses and Gowns
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This sequin and feather Bill Blass dress is remarkable. Glossy black sequin...
1960s Feather, Silk, Velvet & Sequin Detail Nan Du...
Evening Dresses and Gowns
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The Nan Duskin boutique carried some of the best labels in the world and I ...