New York, United States · 125 Sales


New York, United States 125 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
The Family Jewels Vintage Clothing

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The Family Jewels Vintage Clothing

Vintage 1950s Tiered Skirt with Crochet Trimming
1930s Czech Glass Necklace
Vintage 1950s Beaded Wiggle Dress in Orange Red
1940s Cotton Jacket
Vintage 1930s Genuine Cameo Pendant Brooch
Givenchy Black Jersey Gown with Draping
Vintage 1920's Mint Condition Black Lace Dress


Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
Heather Maher

Heather Maher on Oct 18, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

The item is absolutely beautiful, and the seller is wonderful. She is very kind and helpful. I very much enjoyed this transaction.

Suzanne Wortham

Suzanne Wortham on Mar 24, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

I purchased this scarf and another scarf from you for my daughter who just had surgery and was wearing scarfs on her neck to cover the scar. She loves them both! Your packaging was adorable, too!

Suzanne Wortham

Suzanne Wortham on Mar 24, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

I gave this to my daughter as a gift, and she loves it! She wore it to dinner that evening after receiving it!

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Shop policies

Last updated on December 9, 2013
For over thirty years THE FAMILY JEWELS VINTAGE CLOTHING has been selling the very best of American antique clothing in New York City, earning a well-deserved reputation as the finest vintage clothing store in New York and one of the best vintage clothing stores in the country. Our 2,000 square foot store located in the heart of New York's Chelsea district is filled with timeless clothing and acce
ssories for both men and women from the turn of the century to the early 1980's.

Customers from New York City and around the world have discovered THE FAMILY JEWELS vintage treasures, as well as international design houses, top fashion photographers and celebrities. With hundreds of on-page credits in major international and American media publications, we've become known worldwide as New York's "one-stop-shop" for the best of everything in American vintage clothing.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
Payment is expected on purchase.

We accept Paypal only at this time, but you do not need to sign up for an account to make a Paypal payment with a credit card.
Be sure your Paypal and Etsy addresses are the same. We will be shipping to the verified Paypal address, as required through Paypal.
*Orders are either sent USPS First Class or Priority for both United States and International addresses. Domestic shipments include delivery confirmation. We are not responsible for lost items, please request additional insurance to cover potential loss for your own peace of mind. International buyers, please be aware when ordering the price for shipping is International first class and does not include tracking other than the standard customs number.

•Express shipping is available for an additional charge.

*We ship items in a padded envelope. Items will also be inside a plastic bag to insure safety from snow or rain. For larger items we will ship in a box, packaged the same way.
Refunds and Exchanges
All sales are final. Please make sure you have completely read the item description & looked closely at the piece. Vintage items sometimes have minor flaws & we do our best to note them all.
Additional policies and FAQs
As items are vintage, i.e. previously worn, so please expect minor wear, i.e. broken threads, faint marks, etc. Significant issues are always pointed out.

Some items in the shop are sold in AS IS condition, & are best suited for study, repair or design. These items will be marked as such and cannot be returned for damage. That would be the AS IS part :)

We hand wash/steam out when applicable, and press your item before packing, but do not dry-clean every item. We recommend in those cases a clean prior to wearing.

We are a smoke-free shop and are very specific in our descriptions of item condition which included any odors if present. We promise to never send you an unexpected unpleasant surprise!

For general vintage cleaning, hand washing or dry cleaning is best. If hand washing, remove things like shoulder pads which can bleed dye on your garment.

Sizing: remember the measurements are of the garment, not of the person wearing it. Vintage tags vary in size difference from modern, so check the given measurements in the listings. Make sure you are tad smaller than those given for proper fit.

Measurements listed are those of the item laid flat on the floor.

Bust: Measured from armpit to armpit and then doubled.
Waist: Measured at the waist of the garment then doubled.
Length: Measured from top of shoulder to hem.
Sleeve Length: Measured from shoulder seam to end of cuff.

If you need additional information /photos/measurements, please contact us before making a purchase.