Karen Augusta Antique Lace and Fashion
Karen Augusta is one of the best dealers in antique vintage clothing. For over thirty years, she has devoted her professional time to studying and collecting antique clothing, lace, linens and textiles. Karen consults with museums, historical societies, estate planners, auctioneers and individual collectors as well as fashion designers, magazine editors and film/theatre costumers.
She exhibits at many quality antiques and specialty shows throughout the northeast. Her web site, www.antique-fashion.com, attracts well over 45,000 international visitors each month. Students, teachers, re-enactors and historians use this website as a costume study resource, as well as its companion Museum Archive site (http://www.antique-lace.com) Karen Augusta is a member of The Costume Society of America, a national organization dedicated to the study, history and preservation of costume. She is also a appraiser of antique clothing and lace for the hit PBS series ANTIQUES ROADSHOW..
In 2009 Karen opened a new auction house AugustaACTIONS.
We were honored to acquire several valuable exhibitis to our collection from Karen and we hope to cooperate in future.