E.O.F. Presents +KNIGHTS OF THE SANDCASTLE+

+KNIGHTS OF THE SANDCASTLE + There once was a mysterious band of knights who roamed and raved their days and nights along the banks of the cool dark waters. Young and wild, they howled at the moon like the wolves, and on the clear days when the sun seemed to sparkle like diamonds on their…Read more E.O.F. Presents +KNIGHTS OF THE SANDCASTLE+

Vintage Summer Style Inspiration – Bikinis, Beaches, Babes, and Bond!

Canada is infamous for its cold weather, but we were shocked to wake up to snowfall in April this morning! Needles to say, it had us yearning for those days of blissful sunshine and relaxing on the beach. Sometimes we use inspiration to invoke a certain spirit to amp up our day, but on days…Read more Vintage Summer Style Inspiration – Bikinis, Beaches, Babes, and Bond!

{DISCOVERED} Bathing in Brighton: Vintage Memories and Musings

Who are the  dapper gents in top hats and scandalous bathing shorts? None other than some of the original members of The Brighton Swimming Club. This photo was taken circa 1863 by photographer Benjamin Botham. Seems like the boys of Brighton have been stirring up a lot of conversation on the net, which seems quite…Read more {DISCOVERED} Bathing in Brighton: Vintage Memories and Musings

This is How They Do. “Come Into The Water” (1929)

"I don't mind giving money to orphans, but I draw the line at working for them." Oh, the 1920s, how I love thee so. You must check out this incredibly silly, weird, and wonderful crazy flapper beach ballet to the tune "Come into the Water". The ladies are rehearsing tirelessly for the upcoming Orphans' Benefit. The…Read more This is How They Do. “Come Into The Water” (1929)

Come Sail Away With Me . . . Sailing The Norwegian Sea {Summer, 1937}.

Thanks to the National Archives of Norway we found this beautiful series of photographs featuring a long ago lost afternoon dream spent on the beautiful Norwegian Sea. The photos were taken by photographer Thomas Neumann, and are just a part of a vast faded wonderland,  strange but endearingly and hauntingly beautiful. These are memories past...Neumann…Read more Come Sail Away With Me . . . Sailing The Norwegian Sea {Summer, 1937}.

E.O.F. Style Idol: Frankie Avalon, Teen Idol Worship

"I think today's music absolutely stinks. I really do mean that." Frankie Avalon (b.1940). Don't worry, we know. Considering today's reigning teen idol is Mr. Justin Bieber - you know him- it's easy to see Mr. Avalon's remorse. Sure the boy from Stratford has plenty of swag, but to Frankie Avalon I'm sure he's no…Read more E.O.F. Style Idol: Frankie Avalon, Teen Idol Worship