E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 10, 2018}

{c. 1939} + Dapper Dudes Rule + + +Basic Style Drools+ + Your grandpa could handle it . . .why can't we? Visit our {SHOP} for inspiration XIXIXI gets you 25% OFF Free Shipping in Canada Until next time, {theEye} +  

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 8, 2018}

{subject unknown, circa 1940s - 50s} Bad boys do it well . . . Check out his wicked style; not to mention his timeless threads. The essence of 'cool' is timeless, so don't be fooled by loser factory made duds! + +Vintage is Forever+ Visit our {SHOP} + Don't forget tonight we open up The…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 8, 2018}

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 7, 2018}

{subject unknown, 1940s} Photographs are moments of time captured through light and silver. This cool dude knows whats up. Style never fades, it is eternal and is summoned from within. Don't fade away... As we always say, CONCISIONEM STYLO, ACCURATIUS CORDE, IUDICARI VITA Concision in style, Precision in Thought, Decision in Life -Victor Hugo  …Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 7, 2018}

The Future is Now! Retro 90s Sci Fi on the A/W 2018 Runways…

Back in 1999 a quirky cool show came out called ZENON: Girl of the 21st Century and now that we are actually in the 21st century its cool to see they weren't so far off! We always say the past informs our future, so when speaking on this idea of retro-futurism its so fun to…Read more The Future is Now! Retro 90s Sci Fi on the A/W 2018 Runways…

HOW HONEST ARE YOU? Vintage Educational PSA {c. 1950}

We showcased SHY-GUY (1947) and SELF-CONSCIOUS GUY (1951), but now its time to ask yourself "HOW HONEST ARE YOU?" A high school basketball team gets in a bit of a mix-up thanks to a nosy girlfriend who needs to ask herself the question. What you saw, and what you heard are very different things, and…Read more HOW HONEST ARE YOU? Vintage Educational PSA {c. 1950}

ARE YOU A SELF-CONSCIOUS GUY? Vintage Educational PSA Film {c. 1951}

Had a lot of fun posting "Shy-Guy" yesterday, so thought we'd continue showcasing some of these awesome and entertaining vintage educational films. They sure were worried about the self-esteem of teenagers. This one shows how feelings of self-consciousness keep a high school boy from doing his classwork well or making friends easily. Poor dude feels…Read more ARE YOU A SELF-CONSCIOUS GUY? Vintage Educational PSA Film {c. 1951}

WHY SO SHY, GUY??? Vintage Educational PSA {c. 1947}

  If you’re what they call a shy guy… There must have been a really urgent calling to help young men who suffered from social anxiety during the Post War period, because this is just one of dozens of educational films distributed to schools throughout America dealing with this. This one is one of the…Read more WHY SO SHY, GUY??? Vintage Educational PSA {c. 1947}

OPRAH’S CRUSADE AGAINST GRUNGE!

The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. -Oprah Winfrey   Since the Golden Globes, Oprah is on everyone's mind after a poignant acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's ceremony which has gone as far as having people saying "OPRAH FOR…Read more OPRAH’S CRUSADE AGAINST GRUNGE!

+ FAVOURITE FIND + VIVA MAGAZINE {circa. January 1976}

VIVA MAGAINE: The International Woman's Magazine {circa. January 1977} Cover Photograph by the iconic HELMUT NEWTON (hence, the undoubtable chic-ness of this image).  Published by icons Bob Guccione and Kathy Keeton of PENTHOUSE fame, this is a prime piece of classic porn chic. First coined in a highly influential New York Times article in 1973, porno…Read more + FAVOURITE FIND + VIVA MAGAZINE {circa. January 1976}

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 4, 2018}

+WARNING: THIS IS NOT A MANDELA EFFECT+ {circa. 1922} 18 year old dandy inventor H Day shows off his dapper wireless radio attached inside his top hat!!! You could easily mistaken this dude for one of time traveling brothers, but this is the real deal! Just an example of pure ingenuity and original STYLE. +…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 4, 2018}