E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 11, 2018}

+ +TGIF+ + {c. 1950s} Bette Thompson knows  . . . Let your rebel spirit soar high ! ! ! Until we meet again, {theEye} +    

{MUSIC MINUTE} “My Favourite Things” by Balsara and His Singing Sitars

Balsara // b. 1922 In 1947 became orchestra director of HMV and forayed into some wicked psychedelia in the 1960s. Here is a great version of "My Favourite Things" by Balsara and His Singing Sitars... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUey-GX9jp0   Hope you enjoy, and have an awesome weekend! Keep on dreaming . . . Until next time, {theEye}…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “My Favourite Things” by Balsara and His Singing Sitars

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} +  

{PHOTOBLAST} +LAVARTUS PRODEO+ I wear a mask . . .

We've said it time and time again - "Don't wear a mask, be yourself" There is so much power and pleasure in knowing who you are and literally wearing it on your sleeve, we really wouldn't have life any other way than just being the real you! That's why we always promote the joys of…Read more {PHOTOBLAST} +LAVARTUS PRODEO+ I wear a mask . . .

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}

{MUSIC MINUTE} “Sunset Boulevard / Main Titles” by Franz Waxman

{circa. 1950} It has come to my attention that there may be people out there who have no idea about Sunset Boulevard - only one of the best films of all time by iconic director Billy Wilder. This disturbs me slightly, so here's a glimmer of that inspiration in guise of one of our classic {MUSIC…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “Sunset Boulevard / Main Titles” by Franz Waxman

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 30, 2018}

{NO COMMENT} + Until next time, {theEye} +   XIXIXI gets you 25% off!

{STYLE IDOL} HELMUT BERGER (Doesn’t Give a Fuck!!!)

Helmut Berger is what I consider a perfect artist – very serious in his craft, intelligent in his thoughts, without any time or patience for "bullshit" or empty phrases that litter many people's everyday lives, conversations and relationships. — Alexander Tuschinski, article about working with Berger on the film Timeless in 2015. Helmut Berger doesn't give…Read more {STYLE IDOL} HELMUT BERGER (Doesn’t Give a Fuck!!!)