Vintage fashion lovers rejoice: there’s a treasure trove of items from famous houses coming to the auction block!
In celebration of its 25th anniversary, luxury vintage retailer What Goes Around Comes Around is partnering with Christie’s to present an auction of rare collectible fashion items, from Hermès to Chanel. Timed to follow New York Fashion Week, the auction of classics, collection items and novelty luxury pieces sourced from around the world, will take place on September 18, with the items on display Sept 7-19.
Matthew Rubinger, International Head, Christie’s Luxury Handbags and Accessories: “We are so pleased to be partnering with the team at What Goes Around Comes Around and my friend Seth Weisser on their 25th anniversary. In our new market, this is a major achievement and will be celebrated throughout the year, culminating in a ground-breaking auction in September 2018 of important pieces from the firm’s history, and top collector pieces sourced from around the world.”
Highlights include: Hermès Rouge Impérial Porosus Crocodile Lisse Kelly Sellier Bag, Philippe Barland x Chanel Limited Edition Blue Carbon Surfboard, Hermès Vert Celadon Alligator Lisse Kelly Sellier Bag, Hermès Yannick Manier 30’s Bag, MONSTER x Chanel Black Quilted Adjustable Headphones and a customized Rolling Stones Leather Jacket Hand-Painted by Charlotte Watts (Charlie Watts’s granddaughter) for the 2016 Rolling Stones Exhibitionism launch. It is one of two made and was owned by Tommy Hilfiger.