{STYLE WISE} Jake Gittes, “Chinatown” (1974)

Man with Knife: You're a very nosy fellow, kitty cat. Huh? You know what happens to nosy fellows? Huh? No? Wanna guess? Huh? No? Okay. They lose their noses . . . + The scene almost comes out of nowhere, but its an integral piece of the puzzle in what is arguably one of the best …

{MUSIC MINUTE} “HUSH” by DEEP PURPLE

  hush, hush, i thought i heard callin'my name now . . .  DEEP PURPLE was/is a progressive psych-rock band formed in 1968 in the small English town of Hertford, and are now regarded as essential members of the  "unholy trinity of British hard rock and heavy metal in the early to mid-seventies". Here's a …

{January 22} Isn’t It Byronic? Happy Birthday LORD BYRON [ Currently Conjuring this ODD FELLOW ]

  "Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep." -Lord Byron: George Gordon Byron {6th Baron Byron} ON THIS DAY, SOME MIGHT SAY. . . A GENIUS was born. Others may just call him a MAD MAN.   +LORD BYRON+ --+Lord Byron {Jan …

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {NOVEMBER 19, 2019}

+JIMI+ {VAMPIRE EDITION} vampire noun vam·​pire | \ ˈvam-ˌpī(-ə)r  \ 1: the reanimated body of a dead person believed to come from the grave at night and suck the blood of persons asleep 2a: one who lives by preying on others Scorpio season is upon us (how are we all faring? Nothing too terrifying, hopefully),  and this sign and season are …

Celebrating 8 Years: The E.O.F. Top 8 Posts!

  Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. -Henry David Thoreau That is a quote by the great American philosopher Henry David Thoreau, and it perfectly encapsulates what The Eye of Faith is about. ESTABLISHED 11.11.11.   In fact, The Eye of Faith is a timeless universal message …

Five Wicked Spiritual Mystics of Science {Vintage}!

  Science is a land where the truth of our reality (whether space, the earth, our bodies, its cells, of time and reality...the list goes on) is seeked and summoned by lonely hermits determined to find the answer to it all. And there have been many!   Such as our man Alan Turing who literally …

Cannes Honours Alain Delon {STYLE IDOL} to the MAX!

Alain Delon was one of our first ever {STYLE IDOL} posts on The Eye of Faith, and quickly became and remains one of our most popular delves into classic timeless cool vintage style. It's not a surprise - this guy just oozes bad ass nonchalant elegance, sophistication, and beauty! He is always portrayed as a …

E.O.F. NEW PICKS: Rhapsody in Blue!

We recently acquired some really sick classic 90s mens shirts that are perfect for a classic cool vibe this Spring / Summer! And weirdly enough, they all fell into this awesome blue palette which is super timeless and versatile. We always gravitate towards that preppy ivy style but with a bit of a twist, and …

{STYLE IDOL} Omar Sharif: A Look into Old Hollywood Glamour as an Outsider.

Living in todays social media obsessed and tabloid fuelled society, often we forget being a star used to mean more than having a rugged beard and blue eyes (Bradley Cooper) or Magic Mike abs (Channing Tatum). Unfortunately, we live in a modern climate where divisive tactics keep underdogs down as most studios hail the white …

This Just In!!! New Picks for Spring 2019 @theeyeoffaith

Are you feeling intrigued?! We just added some cool new pieces to the {SHOP} and our booth at the Hamilton Antique Mall {233 Ottawa ST. N - THIRD FLOOR- Booth 33E in Hamilton, ON} so definitely check that out if you are local! amAlso, for our Etsy shop...remember code XIXIXI always gets you 25% OFF …