COMPLETED AUCTION – A collection of vintage designer clothing : October 2018
This auction featured a dispersal of items from one of the largest collections of vintage Tom Ford for Gucci and Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent in the world. More than $1 million of stock at original retail price. A unique opportunity to purchase famous and important international designer garments from the catwalks of New York and Paris.
Rare runway items, advertising campaign garments and styles worn by celebrities including gowns, suits, blouses, jackets, pants, bags and accessories. Famous international brands including Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Versace, Chanel and Donna Karan.
80 Highbury Road,
BURWOOD VIC 3125
To learn more about collecting vintage international fashion visit these links:
menswear-market.com "How to know if you've scored a true fashion collectible"
thecut.com "Tom Ford took sex sells to new heights"
thelaterals.com "Gucci, legacy of Tom Ford"
How do timed online auctions work?
The auction catalogue will open for viewing online and bidding for 10 days prior to final bidding. Place your bids online once the catalogue has opened and you will see the progress of bidding during the open period.
register to bid To register for online bidding follow the link below
Final bidding will take approx 2-3hrs. During final bidding last minute live bids can be placed. Each lot will open in number order starting at lot 1. The lot will close 10 seconds after the last bid is placed and the simulated hammer has dropped.
tips for successful bidding
A good idea is to place your pre-bid upper limit on items of interest during the week. You will receive automatic notifications if your bid has been superseded during the pre-bidding period. Then join in the fun for some last minute bidding from 7pm.
Viewing for these auctions is available at Abbeys Burwood, 9am-5pm on the days when the catalogue is live online. - Please call us (03 98982118) if you'd like more information on any lot of interest.