{MUSIC MINUTE} The Original “Stroll” circa. February 1958

  "The Stroll" was a slow rock n roll dance popular into the mid to late 1950s embraced by cool teens across America. Classic concept: boys on one side, girls on the other - the paired up couples then strut their stuff down the line. A precursor to the iconic Soul Train Line ... we…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} The Original “Stroll” circa. February 1958

Crazy Mens Vintage 1950s / 60s Hair Style Videos!

  Like every style discerning woman, a man needs a good hair-do too "...to give him all the confidence he needs" - at least according to these crazy 1950s / 60s archival films documenting some of the most popping hair crazes of the moment! "No longer is it fashionable to have short backened sides; today…Read more Crazy Mens Vintage 1950s / 60s Hair Style Videos!

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

{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!!!

E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.

When it comes to achieving that legendary Ivy Style, one shouldn't have to think too much at all. When we came across this simple spread from 1955 we were struck with the straight forwardness of the editorial, as well as the run-down on how to achieve that Ivy Look. The article was so fascinating and…Read more E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.

{STYLE IDOL} Jean-Michel Basquiat

+ jean michel basquiat {French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ miˈʃɛl baskija]; December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988} 1. artist. style icon.  2. academic; a little underground; a little street; archaic African; American hip-hop; Classic; Refined; Cultured; Gritty; Nitty; Bad Ass; Post-Punk; Anti-Conservative; Painted. Layered; Tough; Rugged; Tribal; NYC.  3. timeless.  4. cool.  + I don't listen to…Read more {STYLE IDOL} Jean-Michel Basquiat

{STYLE IDOL} R.I.P. RICHARD DAVALOS

  RICHARD DAVALOS { November 5, 1930 – March 8, 2016 } + Best known for his role as the "good" brother in Elia Kazan's classic 1955 American drama "East of Eden" co-starring the one and only rebel king, James Dean! His handsome face and perfectly coiffed hair rival the iconic mens style idol himself. . .…Read more {STYLE IDOL} R.I.P. RICHARD DAVALOS

NEW ADDITIONS TO THE {SHOP} circa. Feb, 2016 !

We are pleased to announce some new additions to the {SHOP}. Had a lovely lady already inquiring about the YSL Rive Gauche Paris 90s black velvet pleated trousers, so get these finds while they are hot! We were feeling moody opulent vibes. It's always a secret society gathering one way or another here at The…Read more NEW ADDITIONS TO THE {SHOP} circa. Feb, 2016 !

STYLE {WISE} We Go Together Like Winter and a Sweater – Vintage Fall/Winter Menswear Inspiration

{source} Here in Southern Ontario things are getting grimmer by the day. Not that we don't like Winter - you know us boys love the comfort of a slouchy silk shirt or a easy breezy Hawaiian, but Old Man Winter just won't stop peaking his nasty head out to remind us we're on his turf!…Read more STYLE {WISE} We Go Together Like Winter and a Sweater – Vintage Fall/Winter Menswear Inspiration

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {December 8, 2015}

+'TIS THE SEASON TO BE JOLLY+ +FA LA LA LA LA+ +LA LA LA LA+ + XIXIXI GETS YOU 25% OFF IN THE {SHOP} CONCISION IN STYLE, DECISION IN THOUGHT, STYLE IN LIFE +