Lost in a Paradise: {WWII Memories} Vintage Vernacular from Another Earth

This is a short clip from Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line" which never ceases to inspire and engage the mind and soul with its thoughtful narration and invigorating visuals that take the viewer through the complex voyage of a soldier to war hidden by the beauty of "paradise". . . It really must have…Read more Lost in a Paradise: {WWII Memories} Vintage Vernacular from Another Earth

NEW FOUND IMAGES OF WAR FROM THE EYE OF FAITH!

WAR? What is it good for? ABSOLUTELY NOTHING! Those are the words we have stuck in our head, as of late. With the world in such a dizzy spell of violence and outrage, its hard to believe in a world where war doesn't exist. But, like the faithful dreamers we are, we will have hope.…Read more NEW FOUND IMAGES OF WAR FROM THE EYE OF FAITH!

{STYLE WISE – SUMMER EDITION} Surf Dudes with Attitude!

While not all the gentlemen seen in this series have surf boards in their hands, they all undeniably possess that wicked spirit of the surf. Spontaneous, effervescent, and wild like the waves, these are men of the past who have found sanctuary in the beauty of the ocean, and have used its energy to conjure…Read more {STYLE WISE – SUMMER EDITION} Surf Dudes with Attitude!

The Secret of the Vibrant Green Vintage Nat Nast Bowling Shirt . . .

A rather fantastic thing happened the other day. It seems that one of our recent sales, a vibrant turquoise 1950’s Nat Nast bowling shirt that featured a fantastic diamond embossed on the back ( ‘Ray Jewlers’ it proudly proclaims in the most elegant lettering), was embedded with some very strange history. . . It always…Read more The Secret of the Vibrant Green Vintage Nat Nast Bowling Shirt . . .

{STYLE WISE} – “Stranger Than Paradise”

"STRANGER THAN PARADISE . . . " by The Eye of Faith On a journey through the mystery of the most beautiful place on Earth. Taking us to a world both wild and exotic, this series was inspired by the faded 1940s dreams and memories of life on the high seas in the South Pacific.…Read more {STYLE WISE} – “Stranger Than Paradise”

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {June 15, 2012}

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Vintage Surf Shorts by Scout Original

Scout Original is a Brooklyn brand that specializes in the purveying, restoration, and regeneration of fine quality vintage, rare, dead stock, and surplus pieces. Their pieces all display fine amounts of craftsmanship, detail, and loads of creativity. Check out these vintage surf shorts that feature hand drawn memories of some mysterious lost paradise. Like images…Read more Vintage Surf Shorts by Scout Original

Music/Movie Minute: Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t Followin’ The Boys (1944)

We we're lured in with Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five's rendition of Is You Is Or Is You Ain't, yet we've discovered Follow the Boys from 1944 offers so much more!  Releasing morale-boosting movies full of huge and not-so huge stars to send over sea's to Soldiers and to Patriots in America would constitute…Read more Music/Movie Minute: Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t Followin’ The Boys (1944)

Paradise Found: Adventures in the South Pacific

"Ah, to think how thin the veil that lies Between the pain of hell and Paradise." -George William Russell We like to think of The Eye of Faith as our own special island. Seeing these brave young men embracing nature, the islands, the beach, flowers, and  sky made us quite nostalgic for the faded dreams…Read more Paradise Found: Adventures in the South Pacific