The Paper Bag Princess

Los Angeles, CA

About The Paper Bag Princess

Elizabeth Mason founded The Paper Bag Princess Vintage Couture in 1992 followed by her first reference book, The Rag Street Journal, The Ultimate Guide to Shopping Thrift Across North America; Henry Holt. Mason opened her first boutique, The Paper Bag Princess, West Hollywood in 1995. The boutique specializes in glamorous, sexy, designer vintage evening and cocktail fashions. Mason appeared on Oprah with her book The Rag Street Journal, searching for hidden riches in homes across America. Mason released her 2nd reference book in 2002, Valuable Vintage, The Insider’s Gu...Read More

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Spectacular 22.50 Carat Diamond Platinum Necklace
Unknown
20th Century More Necklaces
This is a phenomenal Lady's platinum and diamond necklace. Total weight 22.5 carats. Measures 16" in length. An absolute show stopper.
Christian Dior Nude, Pink, & Purple Ombre Chiff...
Christian Dior, John Galliano
1990-1999 Evening Gowns
This is a chiffon evening gown by Christian Dior, from the 1990's. It has a halter neck, drop waist, gathered draped chiffon at the hip, and covered "bridal buttons" down t...
John Galliano Over-Sized Asymmetrical Collar Co...
John Galliano, John Galliano
20th Century Overcoats
This is a John Galliano coat. The striking coat features an abstract over size collar. 90% wool and 10% nylon and the lining is 100% silk. The front closure buttons are made of ho...
JOHN GALLIANO Burgundy Patterned Onesie Size 6
John Galliano, John Galliano
21st Century Jumpsuits
This John Galliano onesie is composed of a burgundy printed knit. There are center front button closures. In excellent condition, has original tag, possibly never worn. Measures ...
JOHN GALLIANO Black Asymmetrical Cocktail Dress...
John Galliano, John Galliano
20th Century Evening Dresses and Gowns
This John Galliano dress is composed of a black silk and features an asymmetrical design. There is a side zipper closure. In excellent] condition. **Please cross-reference measur...
JOHN GALLIANO Black Embellished Jacket Size 6
John Galliano, John Galliano
20th Century Jackets
This John Galliano jacket is composed of a black silk and features an embellished trim. Open style. In excellent condition. **Please cross-reference measurements for personal ...
JOHN GALLIANO Black Silk Eyelet Lace Bias Gown ...
John Galliano, John Galliano
20th Century Evening Gowns
This John Galliano gown is composed of a black silk and silk eyelet lace with a bias cut design. There is a side zipper closure. In excellent pre-owned condition. **Please cross-r...
NORMA KAMALI OMO Off White Lamb Fur Coat Size 4 6
Norma Kamali, Norma Kamali
20th Century Coats and Outerwear
This coat is composed of a white lamb. Features an open style front with side pockets. In great vintage condition, some signs of wear. **Please cross-reference measurements for pe...
FACCARIA FURS Black and White Mink Chevron Fur ...
20th Century Coats and Outerwear
This coat is composed of a black and sheared mink with a stunning chevron pattern. Features a large fox collar with cuffs. There are side pockets as well as (3) center front hook and...
SERGIO VALENTE 1970's Chunky Rabbit Fur Jacket ...
20th Century Fur Puffer Coats
This Sergio Valente jacket is composed of a neutral hue rabbit fur. Features a center front hook and eye closure with side pockets. In excellent vintage condition. **Please cross-...
COSTUME NATIONAL Black Patent Leather Grey Goat...
Costume National, Costume National
20th Century Coats and Outerwear
This Costume National jacket is composed of a black patent leather with grey goat fur. A stunning jacket with slight color variation in the fur and a center front zipper. In excellen...
CLEMO 1950's Pink Silk Sequin Cocktail Dress an...
1950-1959 Dress and Coat Ensembles
This ensemble is composed of a pink silk with sequin applique. The coat features large cuffs and an open style. The cocktail dress features braided straps and a center back zipper cl...

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