Vintage Evening Purses

Terminology regarding the condition of the Vintage Handbags:
Please remember when buying vintage purses there are normally minor imperfections 
 unless these are very noticable or detract from the style or attractiveness of the item they are not normally mentioned.
LOOKING FOR PERFECTION - VINTAGE IS NOT FOR YOU!

(Mint Condition) MINT - As close to "new" as possible for its age. No problems.
(Excellent Condition)
Normal wear expected for age. Any problems are not easily visible.
(Gently Used)
Normal wear expected for age. Shows very minimal wear
(Used) A purse that was used everyday. Not abused.... but used, shows more noticeable wear.

(Rest assured I do not sell handbags that are not attractive or fit to carry.)

 

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Romualdo Dori founded RODO in 1956, and ever since then it has been the symbol of style and luxury in the handbag world. Rodo handbags are carried in the most posh upper-end stores such as Harrods of London. This 80's clamshell shaped evening purse is covered with black peau de soie fabric and is so elegant and even more so more with the globe shaped latch and frame covered with black Swarovski crystals. The European length shoulder strap is designed to tuck inside the purse for use as a clutch. The interior is lined with signature black satin fabric. Tucked away and never used. SUCH ELEGANT SOPHISTICATION!

Measures 8" W x 5.5" H

Mint Condition

Item# EVE200-1

$145.00

 

 

 

 

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A 60's RARE runway chic black Peau de soie fabric handbag designed by Koret evening bag. The pagoda shaped handle lays flat against the handbag for use as a clutch for and be raised to carry using the handle. The clasp is a gold metal hose with a tiny bright  green rhinestone eye. The interior is lined with plush black satin with a slash sidewall pocket line in gold satin. STUNNING!

Measures 8.5" W x 7" H

Mint Condition

Item# EVE100-1

$75.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

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An amazing handbag from the 50's by Mel-Ton. This creation is covered with rare fine imported French Brocade. The latch is set with two jet-colored stones. The edges are trimmed with black genuine leather piping. The handle is wristlet length. The interior is lined with black satin with two slash pockets and a brass zippered sidewall pocket. TOTAL VINTAGE ELEGANCE!

Measures 9" W x 8" H

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE108-1

$115.00

 

 

 

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A stunning "Le-Ann 80's vintage handbag that looks just like a Judith Leiber design. Black faux snakeskin gathered into a gold metal embellishment in encrusted with tiny crystal clear rhinestones. Smoky colored rhinestones create a deco style deign on the oval latch and the tiny circles have both clear and smoky. There is European tuck away gold shoulder chain. The interior is lined with black faux leather with a small zippered sidewall pocket. Special for day or evening wear. PURE RETRO ARM CANDY!

Measures 8.5" W x 7" H

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE111-1

$85.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tucked away and never used is this tall and lean bronze glass beaded evening bag from the 40's. Brass glass beads form a bow embellishment on each side. The interior is lined with dark brown satin with matching satin coin purse tucked inside an open sidewall pocket. AMAZING DETAIL!

Measures 8.5" W x 9.5" H

Item# EVE22-SL-3

$75.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A time traveler all the way from the 40's and in VERY RARE and so unique. A long winged design covered with black grosgrain with a stunning crystal clear acrylic frame designed to look like two feathers touching. The interior is lined with rick smooth back satin with two open sidewall pockets trimmed with gold piping. There is a matching satin coin purse resting in one of the open pockets and a two-sided mirror in a black satin sleeve Designed by "Lewis" MAGNIFICENT!

Measures 15" W x 8" H

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE67-1

$175.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

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An adorable black satin a tapestry box purse from the 50's. The body of the purse is covered with low sheen black satin and the lid is covered with fine hand sewn Belgium tapestry. The satin handle is wristlet length. Tucked inside is a black leather vintage compact with a coordinating petit-point compact. The interior of the box purse is black satin with a large perfect mirror mounted to the inside lid. A WONDEROUS RARE VINTAGE PURSE!

Measures 6.5" W x 4.5" H x 4" D

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE101-1

$125.00

 

 

 

2011 Oscar de la Renta Stirrup Embroidered Shoulder Bag $2,200.00

 

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"Oscar de la Renta" clothes and handbags are not affordable to most of us and this vintage petite pillbox shoulder purse was in this category. Covered with black satin with the front covered with gold glass beads with a deco leaf pattern. The black shoulder cord is long European length. The interior is lined with black satin. This lush bag will only accommodate your small needed necessities but who cares carrying an "OSCAR de la RENTA"

Measures 4.5 in diameter

Mint Condition

Item# EVE99-3

$145.00

 

 

 

 

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These black velvet and metal threaded handbags created in India were a big hit in the 60's. carried in such stores as International Imports. They were created in many different style but the embellished purses with a Peacock design was the favorite. This one is simply stunning and highly detailed. There is a band on the back to tuck in a pair of gloves are just slip your hand into the band. The interior is lined with black satin with an open sidewall pocket. This lovely clutch still rests in its original box. AMAZING!

Measures 8" W x 5" H

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE15-1

$85.00

 

 

 

 

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Reproduction French silk brocade Victorian from the 90's is quality all the way and so detailed. The brocade has genuine silk floral design and complements the oval shape of the bag. The frame is heavy antique brass highly embellished. The latch is inset with an emerald green glass stone. The chain strap is shoulder length. The interior is something to behold covered in a purple satin fabric. PERFECT FOR AN EVENING OUT OR DARE TO BE DIFFERENT AND CARRY THE PURSE WEARING A PAIR OF FADED JEANS.

Measures 7.5" W x 8" H

Mint Condition

Item# EVENC-3

SOLD

 

 

 

 

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Remarkable 80's "Andre Cellini" gold and silver metal mesh shoulder purse. The silver mesh is uniquely gathered and gives the appearance of glittering rhinestones. The gold metal frame has a brushed texture. The gold metal cobra chain is a long European length. The interior is lined with autumn-colored gold satin. Tucked away and never used. AWESOME!

Measures 5.5" W x 7" H

Mint Condition

Item# EVE81-2

$65.00

 

 

 

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Utterly unique evening bag by Lewis. The deep black satin has a weave look with two different textures. Trimming the bottom of the large flap is a row of bamboo made of Lucite. The interior is lined with back satin with a zippered sidewall compartment, comb pocket and an open pocket with a matching coin purse. Outstanding!

Measures 10" W x 8.5" H

Excellent Condition

Item# EVE86-1

$58.00

 

 

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