Mies Van Der Rohe. Lobby. 1950s
Another paisley button down I bought today. This one from Arrow Cum Laude. I used to wear an identical shirt 30 years ago when I was 15, after watching a screening of Shirley Clarke’s The Cool World. I agree with Z at the Suitroom – this is going to be the next big craze for… Continue reading Untitled
thesuitroom: That’s a paisley, not an emblematic. Great shirt. This is the next step after the madras craze dies down. Your move, Gant/Gitman theweejun: This early 1960s McGregor 765 emblematic button down just arrived from the USA. Haha, you’re absolutely right Z. I learned that term ‘emblamatic’ from you. Bad use of keywords on my… Continue reading Untitled
Seen on US Ebay. ‘The Ivy Leaguer’ – vintage grey jersey popover button down shirt.
Towncraft Penn Prest Button Down Shirts. JC Penney 1966.
Splendid unearthing of vintage ads and news articles on the Ivy Look in Australia by this chap (more at the link)
This early 1960s McGregor 765 emblematic button down just arrived from the USA. It’s actually deadstock but seller didn’t point that out. Nice when that happens instead of the seller making out something is mint when it’s trashed. Short sleeve with locker loop and avk collar button. One for the summer with white Levi’s and… Continue reading Untitled
V Neck Sweater & Button Down Shirt. North Carolina. 1963
Wear Dated. Liberty Slacks, Joe Namath in Clarks Desert Boots. 1966
Hollywood at home Malibu Beach, August 15th 1965. Paul Newman, James Fox, Joanne Woodward, Natalie Wood, Roddy McDowall, many more.