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} +  

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 8, 2018}

{subject unknown, circa 1940s - 50s} Bad boys do it well . . . Check out his wicked style; not to mention his timeless threads. The essence of 'cool' is timeless, so don't be fooled by loser factory made duds! + +Vintage is Forever+ Visit our {SHOP} + Don't forget tonight we open up The…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 8, 2018}

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 7, 2018}

{subject unknown, 1940s} Photographs are moments of time captured through light and silver. This cool dude knows whats up. Style never fades, it is eternal and is summoned from within. Don't fade away... As we always say, CONCISIONEM STYLO, ACCURATIUS CORDE, IUDICARI VITA Concision in style, Precision in Thought, Decision in Life -Victor Hugo  …Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {MAY 7, 2018}

{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 . . .

The Future is Now! Retro 90s Sci Fi on the A/W 2018 Runways…

Back in 1999 a quirky cool show came out called ZENON: Girl of the 21st Century and now that we are actually in the 21st century its cool to see they weren't so far off! We always say the past informs our future, so when speaking on this idea of retro-futurism its so fun to…Read more The Future is Now! Retro 90s Sci Fi on the A/W 2018 Runways…

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}

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

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}