February 16, 2012
Keep It Simple, Stupid.
I was watching The Odd Couple the other night, and I was struck by a question: why does Walter Matthau…
February 12, 2012
Vintage Mountaineering Gear
Having a moment: vintage mountaineering gear!
January 23, 2012
January 5, 2012
Great Catalog Graphics From Banana Republic
Scott Adams of Abandoned Republic just added some more great catalog graphics from Banana Republic back when it was Banana…
December 15, 2011
Are You Man Enough To Fill It?
December 13, 2011
The Crew Of The Terra Nova Expedition To The South Pole
The crew of the Terra Nova expedition to the South Pole, 1910-1912, led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott. From The…
November 29, 2011
Vox Sartoria Takes On The Issue Of Formal Pumps With Black Tie
Vox Sartoria takes on the issue of formal pumps with black tie. I’ve worn both oxfords and pumps with black…
November 27, 2011
This Is The Picture I’m Taking To My Tailor
This is the picture I’m taking to my tailor when I get my Donegal tweed made up.
November 22, 2011
David Saxby & Old Hat
On my recent trip to the UK, I had the good fortune to spend a couple of days in London,…
October 23, 2011
Abandoned Republic: A Blog Dedicated To Pre-GAP Banana Republic
Abandoned Republic: a blog dedicated to pre-GAP Banana Republic. (via Archival Clothing) Banana Republic was originally a surplus vendor, then…
October 22, 2011
Watching The George Harrison Documentary
daveshumka: Watching the George Harrison documentary, Abby noticed Austin Powers hanging out next to Ringo. Notes on this post suggest…
October 13, 2011
You Want Personal Style? You Got It Right Here.
I think that this guy, who goes by LabelKing on StyleForum, is just tremendous. His real name is Jeffrey something….
October 13, 2011
Q And Answer: What Makes A Quality Men’s Hat?
Ian writes: Your posts have repeatedly stressed the importance of quality hats, and explained that it’s very hard to find…
October 6, 2011
The Great European Ascot: Complete Do-It-Yourself Instructions For Americans
Great thing my mom got me at an estate sale, or greatest thing my mom got me at an estate…
September 7, 2011
Vintage Uniform Posters From The Royal Mail
via Retronaut (thanks Greg & Kyle)