Bobby Banas’ Going Bananas to the “Nitty Gritty”!

It's a tragedy really that many of our world's most talented people can go unnoticed for so long. But now, with the advent of the internet, we are constantly rediscovering precious gems of our rich collective history and culture! Like, Bobby Banas! Bobby Banas swinging his hips and hair for some major 1960s swag.  You …

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 …

E.O.F. A-Z SPRING STYLE ROUND UP

Can you believe it? Just a month and a bit ago we were battling the biggest ice storm ever, and now we are basking in sunlight and showing off our arms! Spring is always a favourite season for us, and allows for tons of serious sartorial diversity. Before summer comes and reaches its peak of …

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 …

{MUSIC MINUTE} “I’d Rather Be Burned As A Witch” by Eartha Kitt

  1 witch noun \ ˈwich \ 1: one that is credited with usually malignant supernatural powers; especially : a woman practicing usually black witchcraft often with the aid of a devil or familiar : sorceress — compare warlock 2 : an ugly old woman : hag 3 : a charming or alluring girl or …

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 …

OPRAH’S CRUSADE AGAINST GRUNGE!

The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. -Oprah Winfrey   Since the Golden Globes, Oprah is on everyone's mind after a poignant acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's ceremony which has gone as far as having people saying "OPRAH FOR …

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 12, 2018}

I want to be wild, too! {read BULLET BREASTS & BEATNIK POETRY ft. Phillipa Fallon & Mamie Van Doren} Isn't she great, folks?! We cherish souls like this who soar high and far away from the status quo. Not your average starlet . . . Hope you enjoy! Let us know in the comments below! …

+ FAVOURITE FIND + VIVA MAGAZINE {circa. January 1976}

VIVA MAGAINE: The International Woman's Magazine {circa. January 1977} Cover Photograph by the iconic HELMUT NEWTON (hence, the undoubtable chic-ness of this image).  Published by icons Bob Guccione and Kathy Keeton of PENTHOUSE fame, this is a prime piece of classic porn chic. First coined in a highly influential New York Times article in 1973, porno …

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 4, 2018}

+WARNING: THIS IS NOT A MANDELA EFFECT+ {circa. 1922} 18 year old dandy inventor H Day shows off his dapper wireless radio attached inside his top hat!!! You could easily mistaken this dude for one of time traveling brothers, but this is the real deal! Just an example of pure ingenuity and original STYLE. + …

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