The Eye of Faith Presents “A KARAOKE CABARET” {Halloween Edition} October 31!!!

  We are pleased to announce that this Halloween we will be conjuring the spirits of music at A Karaoke Cabaret special {Halloween Edition} at The Casbah starting at 9p! We love hosting every second and fourth Tuesday, but couldn't resist the chance to do it up on All Hallow's Eve! Hopefully you and your…Read more The Eye of Faith Presents “A KARAOKE CABARET” {Halloween Edition} October 31!!!

SAFTEY FIRST: Weird Vintage 1977 Halloween PSA

+SAFETY FIRST+ Getting psyched for Halloween! Are you?! Do you have any Halloween safety tips to share? Leave them in the comments below! Until next time, {theEye} +

Fly Me To The Moon! 1967 Cosak by Dormeuil Mens Suit Advertising Campaign

The competition for mens suiting was fierce throughout the 1960s - an absolute essential piece of every working man's wardrobe, while also a time that signalled the decline of this timely tradition. More than ever, ad men and women were looking for new and exciting ways to capture the attention of dapper gentlemen around the…Read more Fly Me To The Moon! 1967 Cosak by Dormeuil Mens Suit Advertising Campaign

{MUSIC MINUTE} Burt Bacharach “Theme from The Blob”

Indescribable... indestructible...      insatiable...                                 It crawls...                                  It creeps...                            …Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} Burt Bacharach “Theme from The Blob”

GUCCI’s Karaoke Chic !

  If you know us, like really know us....like really really know us; you know that we love a good ol' karaoke jam session with our friends! There's nothing better - you get to let loose a little (often on a strange day such as a Tuesday), maybe get a little glossed and glam, be…Read more GUCCI’s Karaoke Chic !

Maila Nurmi: Beat Babe vs. Squares !!!

{MAILA NURMI & ELVIS PRESLEY GOOFING OFF} When we say the name Maila Nurmi, you might not know who the fuck we are talking about. What if we were to say, Vampira? Of course! Our current climate is so influenced and inspired by her delightful darkness, gothic glamour, and overall irreverence to almost everything! Oh,…Read more Maila Nurmi: Beat Babe vs. Squares !!!

BAD GIRL BEAUTY: Vintage Mugshot Makeup + Hair Inspiration

    The Mugshot. Definitely a work of art. We've had a few of them come into our possession over the years, and they are always full of so much fascinating mystery. They definitely have a special quality to them; you know that person did something "wrong" and then they paid for it. Most of…Read more BAD GIRL BEAUTY: Vintage Mugshot Makeup + Hair Inspiration

The Eye of Faith Presents {NEW KINGDOM} @SUPERCRAWL 2017

  Creatures of a day! What is a man? Man is the dream of a shadow. -Pindar   SUPERCRAWL is upon us again! North America's fastest growing festival is in its 8th year, and is set to be bigger and better than ever. Which is why we are so excited to announce our latest runway…Read more The Eye of Faith Presents {NEW KINGDOM} @SUPERCRAWL 2017

{FAVOURITE FIND} 1930’s BAD ASS COOL DUDES PREP SCHOOL GROUP PHOTO!!!

These boys clearly know what's up! We love photos like these that go to prove the notion of 'cool' is absolutely timeless!!! We might argue that these guys bring 'cool' to a level that we barely even reach these daze. . . We're all consumed by our social media accounts, and the latest trend -…Read more {FAVOURITE FIND} 1930’s BAD ASS COOL DUDES PREP SCHOOL GROUP PHOTO!!!

{FAVOURITE FINDS} WE LIKE, WE LIKE TO PARTY!!!

Alright, so summer is almost over, but it doesn't mean the party has to end! That's why we are showcasing some of our coolest new vintage finds to help give you some inspiration. . . So, lets get this party started!   Pastel Blue PVC Motorcycle Jacket For those daze . . . of moto-inspired…Read more {FAVOURITE FINDS} WE LIKE, WE LIKE TO PARTY!!!

YOU, ME, AND ANGELYNE! L.A. ICON’S TRUE IDENTITY REVEALED!

Everyone knows Angelyne. A staple of Los Angeles culture, and a precursor to the "famous for being famous" antics of Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian; this mysterious blonde bombshell exploded in the 80s with the wish to be famous. You can't miss her wild billboards or that sexy pink corvette. Even if you don't know…Read more YOU, ME, AND ANGELYNE! L.A. ICON’S TRUE IDENTITY REVEALED!

E.O.F. {STYLE IDOL} CAETANO VELOSO: Lost in the Paradise. . .

"Viewed up close, nobody is normal" -Caetano Veloso   When it comes to bad ass boho gods, I'm sure we could all name a few; but very little do I ever see the name Caetano Veloso pop up, and this is for us....OUTRAGEOUS!!! We should be worshiping this icon of perseverance, elegance, rebellion, philosophical contemplation,…Read more E.O.F. {STYLE IDOL} CAETANO VELOSO: Lost in the Paradise. . .

FEAR AND LOATHING! 90s OUTRAGEOUS TEEN MAKEOVERS

Who doesn't remember those wild 90s makeover episodes of trashy talk shows ?? Well apparently, this is the first thanks to the one and only Jenny Jones!!! We get so many nostalgic feels watching these bad ass teens rep their individual style to the conservative masses who just cannot fathom a lady wearing a leather…Read more FEAR AND LOATHING! 90s OUTRAGEOUS TEEN MAKEOVERS

{STYLE WISE} ANTONIONI’S “ZABRISKIE POINT” +BLOW IT UP!!!+

Our latest addition to the altar of E.O.F. {STYLE IDOLS & DIVINITIES) was the impossibly stunning Mark Frechette, whose stardom originates as the handsome hero of Michelangelo Antonioni's 1970 counter-culture cult classic Zabriskie Point. We thought it apropos to delve into the fantastic and fundamental stylish-ness of this poignant and severely under-rated film. Whilst the flower…Read more {STYLE WISE} ANTONIONI’S “ZABRISKIE POINT” +BLOW IT UP!!!+

E.O.F {STYLE IDOL} + MARK FRECHETTE +

What do all of our E.O.F. {STYLE IDOLS & DIVINITIES} have in common? Perhaps its a lust for life? A certain je na sais quois . . .  the X-factor; whatever you want to call it, these men and women are imbued with a magnetic spirit that entices us to go above and beyond- and…Read more E.O.F {STYLE IDOL} + MARK FRECHETTE +

“All the Glitz and GLAMOUR IN THE HAMMER 2017”!!! Video by Style Group

In our society, it's easy to take things for granted. Food, water, shelter- all things that we wouldn't second guess or question as being a part of our lives, are for too many people, a day to day question of when, where, and how?  Here in Hamilton, Ontario many of these people in need are…Read more “All the Glitz and GLAMOUR IN THE HAMMER 2017”!!! Video by Style Group

The E.O.F. Vintage Summer LookBook 2017 !!!

           Our tagline has always been                 "Escape the everyday..." Invocations of the {past}, into the {present}, to shape the {future} We wanted to take it to the next level . . . What better escape than the infinite stars above? +     remember…Read more The E.O.F. Vintage Summer LookBook 2017 !!!

The Eye of Faith X Style Group {BEHIND THE SCENES} Vintage Inspired Fashion Shoot

  metallic gold 1950s brocade 'Babylon Rock Goddess' dress by The Eye of Faith {photo by Derrick Vanderkolk @stylegroup } So, as you may or may not know, in the past two years we have evolved our purveyance of time traveled vintage clothing to creating one of a kind handmade fashions inspired by the {past}…Read more The Eye of Faith X Style Group {BEHIND THE SCENES} Vintage Inspired Fashion Shoot

E.O.F. Mystery School {Master Mason} Vintage Style Inspiration @Theeyeoffaith #hamont

We mused over the Modern Mystery Men of Yale, and wanted to establish our own secret sanctum.... mys·ter·y 1  (mst-r) n.pl.mys·ter·ies 1. One that is not fully understood or that baffles or eludes the understanding; an enigma: How he got in is a mystery. 2. One whose identity is unknown and who arouses curiosity: The woman…Read more E.O.F. Mystery School {Master Mason} Vintage Style Inspiration @Theeyeoffaith #hamont

E.O.F. STYLE IDOL: Peter Beard {Into the Wild}

HALF BYRON / HALF TARZAN - Bob  Colacello on Beard in "Holy Terror" + {b, 1938} Who wouldn't want to be Peter Beard ? The "wayward wasp" from New York City was born to wealth, coming from an aristocratic family (his great grandfather founded the Great Northern Railway in 1857; his grandfather, Pierre Lorillard III, a…Read more E.O.F. STYLE IDOL: Peter Beard {Into the Wild}

There’s an Eye in the Sky and it’s Looking out for us all! THE EYE OF FAITH on GWG TV!!!

Check it out friends and followers!!!! We're on the TV!!! GWG TV to be exact . . . You know, its interesting because Paul and myself (Aaron) were talking just a few weeks ago about how cool it would be if some cool bloggers and/or stylistas would find us and record us for an interview,…Read more There’s an Eye in the Sky and it’s Looking out for us all! THE EYE OF FAITH on GWG TV!!!

The Eye of Faith RULES!!!

'Concision in Style, Precision in Thought, Decision in Life" You may have noticed those immortal words when browsing through our ABOUT US page, although the phrase is more like this: + CONCISIONEM STYLO, ACCURATIUS CORDE, IUDICARI VITA + Since our inception, these words have helped build the foundations for creating The Eye of Faith, and…Read more The Eye of Faith RULES!!!

+ STYLE IDOL+ A River Phoenix Runs Through It . . .

Wicked and wild. Gorgeous and full of life. You can see sometimes in the eyes of this strange boy; a burning fire that piercing your soul. Even past the screen, beneath the surface of every photograph of him, there is a brilliant mystery still waiting to be discovered and the very depth of the man…Read more + STYLE IDOL+ A River Phoenix Runs Through It . . .

+STYLE IDOL+ Dennis Wilson {The Bad Beach Boy}

"They say I live a fast life. Maybe I just like a fast life. I wouldn't give it up for anything in the world. It won't last forever, either. But the memories will." -Dennis Wilson +++ This spring and summer we are all about Dennis Wilson, the infamous bad boy and drummer of The Beach Boys.…Read more +STYLE IDOL+ Dennis Wilson {The Bad Beach Boy}

PHOTO BLAST!!! Time Traveller’s Academy {Vintage Style Inspiration}

The question of time travel is a query as old as time itself. And while science struggles to bring to the forefront the pure mechanics of it all, lucky individuals throughout the centuries have inexplicably found themselves doing the time warp. Indeed, countless stories of men and women lost between the vortex of the past,…Read more PHOTO BLAST!!! Time Traveller’s Academy {Vintage Style Inspiration}

E.O.F. Presents + THE SACRED ORDER OF THE GOLDEN DAWN +

 AMINUS FACIT NOBILEM. {"The Spirit Makes The Human Noble."} Getting ready for school or work, you might have noticed that day by day you are submitting to any number of rituals. Whether it's washing your face or prepping for your day at the mirror, all these little things add up to make the recipe for…Read more E.O.F. Presents + THE SACRED ORDER OF THE GOLDEN DAWN +

The Mysterious Case of the Handsome Time Travelling Hipster Dude . . .

Can you spot the fashion time traveler in this photograph taken in 1941 at the re-opening of the South Forks Bridge in Gold Bridge, British Columbia? You wouldn't be the only who spotted the tall dude on the right sporting an edgy pair of shades, and some sort of graphic-T. In fact, the debate is…Read more The Mysterious Case of the Handsome Time Travelling Hipster Dude . . .

Watch Kenneth Anger’s “Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome” (1954)

When I first saw "Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome" several years ago I immediately fell in love. I had seen some of Anger's other works in the past, and happened to stumble upon this amidst my online wanderings, and was blown away by the sheer magnitude and forte this film offered, whilst also being, at…Read more Watch Kenneth Anger’s “Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome” (1954)

Conversations with Chad Channing

Left to Right: Krist Novoselic, Chad Channing, & Kurt Cobain for Nirvana {circa. 1988} Nirvana. What more do you have to say, these days, in a world littered with amalgamations and half-baked musical rantings; they are a myth, and a legend whose memory still breathes and pulsates to this day. With their recordings they have…Read more Conversations with Chad Channing

“He Still Has On The Vivid Green Bowling Shirt”

Stanley appears from around the corner of the building. He still has on the vivid green bowling shirt . . . [SCENE 10, 'A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE' by Tennesse Williams] + +DEAN+ 1950s NAT NAST Bowling Shirt {$110} [SOLD!!!] Vintage Menswear. 1950s Rebel Notions. Bad Ass Society. Spring/Summer 2013 @Theeyeoffaith Until next time, {theEye} +…Read more “He Still Has On The Vivid Green Bowling Shirt”