1970s Fred Leighton Crochet Blouse - small
Beautiful early ‘70s white crochet ruffle blouse from Fred Leighton’s New York boutique, please see below for more info on his shop! V-neck, with a wide collar, ruffle detail down the bodice, and long flared sleeves. Crochet pattern is super intricate, and features a tiered design and lots of ruffles! Metal zipper up the front, with snap closures to pull the ruffles over the zipper. Unlined.
**Fred Leighton, though now known primarily for his jewelry, originally owned a small boutique in Greenwich village opened in 1959. He began by stocking crafts, antique jewelry, and clothing from around, he specifically favored Mexican handiwork. His brand eventually phased out clothing to focus exclusively on jewelry but this is a rare and cool piece from his early shop!
Materials: Cotton crochet
Condition: Excellent vintage condition
Brand: Fred Leighton | Made in Mexico
Estimated Modern Size: S
Sleeve Length: 17”
Sleeve Circumference: 12”
Length Shoulder to Hem: 23'“