Shrimpton Couture

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Toronto, CA

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

Featured Pieces

Yves Saint Laurent Russian Collection Fur and L...
Yves Saint Laurent, Yves Saint Laurent
1970-1979 Coats
This is from the famous Russian collection from the Fall/Winter of 1976-1977 and these are rare and hard to find. The now legendary 'Russian Ballet and Opera' or 'Opéra Les Ballets R...
Yves Saint Laurent Documented Runway Leather Co...
1980-1989 Coats
The sleeve was of primary important on the Fall 1982 YSL runway and I am very pleased to have found a runway photo of the twin of this wonderful coat. For Fall 1982, slim cut dresses...
Antony Price Bottle Green Velvet Dress with Rem...
Antony Price, Antony Price
1980-1989 Cocktail Dresses
Antony Price launched his self-named label in 1979 and quickly became know as one of the more glamorous designer of the eighties. His work tended to have a mix of femininity, high gl...
1970s See-Through Lace Detail James Galanos Cou...
James Galanos, James Galanos
1970-1979 Evening Dresses
Galanos was known as the designer that could rival the French in terms of construction and design. He launched his atelier in 1951 and though he was never a designer that was formall...
Fall 1978 Christian Dior Haute Couture Black Si...
Christian Dior, Christian Dior
1970-1979 Blouses and Tops
It is always a privilege to have true Haute Couture pieces pass through the shop. Haute Couture is the very pinnacle of the fashion experience and I would hazard to say that vintage ...
c.1947 Nina Ricci Haute Couture Black Lace & Ta...
Nina Ricci, Nina Ricci
1940-1949 Evening Dresses
This is a rare and early Nina Ricci dress that is not perfect but still quite beautiful and important as it would have been made while she was the head of the atelier. It is construc...
1960s Sculptural Black Silk Teal Traina "Tuxedo...
Teal Traina, Teal Traina
1960-1969 Evening Dresses
A classic black dress never goes out of style and this one is a clever play on a men's tux whole still feeling completely female. It is constructed from a high quality black silk tha...
1960s Emilio Pucci Black Velvet With Vivid Flor...
Emilio Pucci, Emilio Pucci
1960-1969 A-Line Skirts
Is there anything better then a full length velvet Pucci skirt? I think they are one of my favorite vintage pieces and everyone should have one in their closet. The velvet ones like ...
F/W 2004 Oscar de la Renta Silk & Ostrich Feath...
Oscar De La Renta, Oscar De La Renta
2000-2009 Evening Dresses
This is Oscar at his best and really showcases some of signature design details. When the twin of this dress walked the runway in the fall of 2004 Janet Ozzard of Vogue said of the c...
1970s Ossie Clark for Radley Tiered Silk Damask...
1970-1979 Maxi Dresses
Made during the Ossie Clark designed era at the Radley company, this wonderful silk jersey halter dress is a find. You can see the work of the Ossie Clark and Celia Birtwell team in ...
Early 1980s Roland Klein Glossy Black Strapless...
Roland Klein, Roland Klein
1980-1989 Cocktail Dresses
Roland Klein studied in Paris at the Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture before joining Dior in 1960 under Yves Saint Laurent. In 1962 he left Dior to work as an assist...
1970s Lanvin Plunge Front Backless Nylon Jersey...
Lanvin, Lanvin
1970-1979 Maxi Dresses
This dress is insanely sexy. It is so unusual with its cut and looks fabulous on. The only downside is that it is extremely tiny. Even on my size 2 dress form it barely fit. The fabr...

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