Shrimpton Couture

Recognized Dealer

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

Fall 2014 Balmain Full Length Leopard Silk Jers...
Balmain, Balmain
2010- Evening Gowns
Karlie Kloss wore the twin of this dress to the Balmain after party in Paris that season and the photos instantly went world wide. This was a peice that was available exclusively thr...
c.1972 La Mendola Blue Print Jersey Dress w Fea...
La Mendola, La Mendola
1970-1979 Maxi Dress
The duo behind the La Mendola label met in Rome in 1960 and started their business making dresses and selling them one by one, piece by piece. In 1967 they opened a shop and women li...
1960s French Pale Blue Hand Beaded & Sequin on ...
Unknown
1960-1969 Evening Dresses
This is an exquisite 1960s pale blue net sheath dress whose exterior is covered with hand done bead & sequin work. It is made out of two layers of a fine pale blue net that is th...
1960s Hardy Amies Printed Blue Silk Voile Dress...
Hardy Amies, Hardy Amies
1960-1969 Dress and Coat Ensembles
The Hardy Amies label launched in 1946 with his couture line and he added a ready-to-wear, high end label in 1950. In 1951 Amies was chosen to design some of the wardrobe for Princes...
c1968 Christian Dior Demi-Couture Gold & Printe...
Christian Dior, Christian Dior
1960-1969 Maxi Dress
This exceptional dress is by Marc Bohan for Christian Dior and it is a wonderful example of his work during this time period. It was in the late 1960s that was doing these wonderful ...
1960s Mr Blackwell Gold Metallic Lurex Dot Orga...
1960-1969 Maxi Dress
Richard Blackwell launched his line in the late 1950s and even then his dress sold for between $800 and $1000 (or up to $10,000 in the modern terns). He dressed many of the stars of ...
1960s Malcolm Starr Batik Print Dress w Heavily...
Malcolm Starr, Malcolm Starr
1960-1969 Cocktail Dresses
Elinor Simmons designed for the Malcolm Starr label from the early 1960s to 1972 and you can see her handiwork in this wonderful dress made from a batik print cotton. The print is a ...
Iconic c.1972-73 Missoni Floral Print Metallic ...
Missoni, Missoni
1970-1979 Maxi Dress
This is one of the holy grails when looking for and finding vintage Missoni. It is a metallic lurex floral caftan dress. Similar, but less dramatic pieces with this floral print appe...
c1969 Ossie Clark Dress w Iconic Celia Birtwell...
Ossie Clark, Ossie Clark
1960-1969 Casual Dresses
This wonderful Ossie dress features a mix of two of Celia Birtwell's prints. A pretty floral design is mixed with her iconic pineapple print that runs over the entire dress. Both are...
c.1977 Emanuel Ungaro Haute Couture Apron Skirt...
Emanuel Ungaro, Emanuel Ungaro
1970-1979 Skirt Suits
This set feels so perfectly fresh again and it has the added benefit of being a very rare and important 1977 Haute Couture Emanuel Ungaro set. Brilliant primary colors are mixed mast...
Ceil Chapman Slight Off Shoulder Fitted Blue Si...
Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman
1950-1959 Cocktail Dresses
This beautifully constructed 1950s Ceil Chapman dress is made from a silk that has been dyed a deep ocean blue. Chapman is best know these days for being one of Marilyn Monroe's favo...
1950s Margie Webb Original Printed One Shoulder...
1950-1959 Casual Dresses
This dress is a find. It is made from a deep blue cotton that has an exotic feeling print covering its entire surface. The print is placed to highlight the cut and really elevates th...

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