Abercrombie & Fitch
August 7, 2017
How To Wear Sport Coats With Jeans
StyleForum had a good thread recently about how to wear sport coats with jeans. For some, the combination is so…
July 11, 2017
It’s On Sale: Surprisingly Interesting Things At Abercrombie & Fitch
Hell may have just frozen over, because we’re writing about Abercrombie & Fitch. Back in the day, A&F was actually a…
June 11, 2015
Old Abercrombie & Fitch doorknob, from when the company dressed explorers and adventurers. Now installed on Jesse’s closet door.
August 29, 2014
If You Grew Up With Suburban Mooks Universally Wearing Abercrombie & Fitch, And Headed To A High School Today, You Might Be In For A Surprise
If you grew up with suburban mooks universally wearing Abercrombie & Fitch, and headed to a high school today, you…
April 10, 2014
Before They Were Nightclubs
Before they turned into pseudo-nightclubs, Abercrombie & Fitch stores used to be where adventurers and outdoorsmen would get their gear….
January 24, 2014
Abercrombie Adventures: Von Lengerke & Antoine, Winter 1954
We continue our Abercrombie Adventures series with something from Von Lengerke & Antoine, which was the Chicago outpost of Abercrombie…
January 13, 2014
Abercrombie Adventures: Christmas, 1959
I recently obtained a stash of Abercrombie & Fitch store catalogs from the 1950s. If you don’t know, A&F wasn’t…
October 16, 2012
Mister Jalopy’s Quest For A Patchwork Hunting Jacket
Mister Jalopy’s quest for a patchwork hunting jacket is stymied at every turn. Even when he tries to buy a…
August 12, 2011
New Watch Alert!
A simple, inexpensive manual for breezy summer wear. Feeling very good about it. Note that this is pre-teenybopper Abercrombie &…
June 19, 2011
I’ve Had This Suit For A Few Years Now
I’ve had this suit for a few years now, but the reality is that I don’t have much occasion to…
March 7, 2011
My Mother Is A Part-time Antiques Dealer
My mother is a part-time antiques dealer, and one of her specialties is textiles. That usually means dress fabric, but…
October 31, 2010
It’s On EBay: Vintage Von Lengerke & Antoine Sweater
VL&A was a Detroit sporting goods store that was owned by Abercrombie & Fitch, operating under its own name until…
October 6, 2010
Abercrombie & Fitch Catalog, Circa 1907
Abercrombie & Fitch catalog, circa 1907. Via Mister Crew.
April 11, 2010
It’s On EBay: Vintage Abercrombie & Fitch Camel Saddle
This one is for those of you living that Hollister Hovey lifestyle. Also: those of you who need a more…
January 15, 2010
Abercrombie & Fitch As It Once Was: Amazing.
Abercrombie & Fitch as it once was: amazing.