Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Pretty Dress Alert!

Fabulous 1950's Tea Length Wedding Dress, waist 26".

1950's Lorie Deb Scalloped Lace Wedding Dress, waist 23".

Fabulous 1950's yellow floral garden party dress, waist 26".

I'm in love with the neckline and the little ties on the sleeves!
They'll be green with envy when they see you in this darling drop waist 50's frock. Waist 28".

Beautiful early 60's floral chiffon party dress, waist 26".

Wow! 1950's turquoise polka dot chiffon party dress, waist 30".

How cute are these little gloves?!
1950's ballerina prom dress with matching jacket, waist 28".

Amazing unworn 1950's mint green prom dress with matching lace jacket. Waist 32",
Xtabay is brimming over with fabulousness right now.  Despite the fact that it was SNOWING this morning, I have been busy filling the shop with the prettiest, sunniest spring dresses in town. This past Monday I spent the afternoon pricing and steaming a whole rack of beautiful cotton day dresses. 

This is one of my favorites-- the perfect 50's cotton sun dress, waist 26". I would no doubt keep this one for myself if it fit!

Come in soon before they are gone:)

See anything you can't live without? Email me at for prices and details. We are now scheduling appointments in the fabulous bridal salon, call us at 503-234-7568 to schedule a visit. 

Friday, February 17, 2012

Bridal Salon Update

Just in today!

Stunning 1950's silk embroidered taffeta wedding gown with cinched waist and and cascading train.
Gorgeous full sweeping skirt and boat neckline. Perfect for a fairytale wedding....
This gown would best fit a bride under 5'4" with a 23-24" waist.

This gown and hundreds of others are available upstairs in the bridal salon. Email me at to schedule an appointment or feel free to call us at 503-234-7568.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Dress Imitates Art

Stunning Early 60's Blue Satin Party Dress. Waist 24"/ 248.

Yves Klein Blue Venus.
Brilliant blue and purple silk wiggle dress and matching jacket. Waist 25". 198.

Voluspa Candles in this week, I love the new jars!
Cockatoo print by John Gould.
White rose hat-let....
Rose painting from 1800's...
1950's white lined embroidered and rhinestone studded sun dress by Jerry Gilden. Waist 28"/298.

Degas Dancer in Blue...
1960's red rose garden party dress, waist 24".Petite. 198.
Cecily Brown paiting...Couple 2003
Amazing late 30's rayon jersey print dress, waist 28", 198.

I love the shirred sleeves and shoulders! 

Vintage 50's Peggy Hunt Nude Illusion wiggle dress, waist 31", 248.

Ballet pink 1960's Miss Elliette chiffon party dress, waist 26", 198.

Degas Dancers in Pink.
and in the bridal salon....Bride to be Anna tries on a 50's wedding dress.
And it's perfect for her!
After she decides to get it,  Joanne is so overcome with happiness she accidentally tells her she loves her...
it was pretty funny.
Tea and champagne leftovers, another happy bride has found her perfect dress!

 Thanks for looking. See anything you can't live without? Email us at with any questions.
To schedule an appointment in our bridal salon email or call us at 503 234 7568