Shrimpton Couture

Recognized Dealer

Toronto, ON

About Shrimpton Couture

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...Read More

Shrimpton Couture

1stdibs Dealer Since 2010

Contact Info

Featured Pieces

Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1950-1959 Swimwear
Rudi Gernreich set so many firsts in fashion it is mind boggling. He was the first to use "cutouts, vinyl, and plastic in clothing. He designed the first thong bathing suit, uni...
Balenciaga
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1960-1969 Coats and Outerwear
This coat is extraordinary. It dates to approx the 1962-63 Haute Couture collection and is impeccable. A similar coat is held in The Metropolitan Museum permanent archives (reference...
Chanel
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1960-1969 Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
It is always wonderful to have a true piece of Haute Couture and this Chanel suit is to absolutely beautiful. You can never go wrong with having a classic Chanel suit in your wardrob...
Travilla
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1960-1969 Evening Dresses
Travilla began as a costume designer before opening his own custom atelier in the 1950s. One of his most famous dresses was the iconic dress worn by Marilyn Monroe scintillating for ...
Pauline Trigère
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1970-1979 Suits, Outfits and Ensembles
This really spectacular set by Pauline Trigere is constructed from layers of silk chiffon that combine two tones of green with a exterior purple layer. The silk used is almost weight...
Chanel
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1990-1999 Maxi Dress
This is an absolute stunning silk chiffon dress from Chanel. It is truly one of the prettiest and chicest pieces I have seen from the label during this time period. It is made from f...
Christian Lacroix
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1980-1989 Evening Gowns
Christian LaCroix was the master at creating the most fantastical gowns imaginable and I am immensely pleased to have this example of his work in the shop. It is just a masterpiece a...
Pauline Trigère
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1960-1969 Skirt Suits
This amazing Pauline Trigere set is the absolutely stunning. It really is one of my favorites pieces by her that I have had come through my hands so far. It feels shockingly modern a...
Chanel
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1990-1999 Trouser Pant Suits
A version of this wonderful Chanel pant and top set was featured in the ad campaign for 1996 that featured Amber Valletta. Both pieces are made of a silk that is very light and easy ...
Halston
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1970-1979 Casual Dresses
This is the secind time I have had a version of this dress in the shop and I think it feels even more relevant this time. Velvet is a fabric that tends to wane in and out of fashion ...
Vivienne Westwood
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1990-1999 Evening Dresses
This is just classic Westwood and you can instantly tell this is her work as it has all of her hallmarks. It is from her red label dress from the late 1990s and being so classic it s...
Yves Saint Laurent
Offered By Shrimpton Couture
1970-1979 Skirt Suits
This beautiful Yves Saint Laurent set dates to the time period around his famous 1976-77 Russian collection and showcases the care and attention to detail that he put into his work. ...

More About Shrimpton Couture

Featured Articles