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Taking inspiration for the 50′s and the 70′s, Japan-made brand “Chimala” (meaning beauty in native american) has been making quality and well-tailored clothes since 2006. This is a quite outstanding trench coat; it has a sweet oldschool design and tone as if it came out right from some the 70′s British tv shows. Worn with… Read moreno validationand2 comments for this article.
Sunpocket is a 1970′s sunglasses brand raising from the death. At this time, those unfolding glasses were very popular in the French winter sports resort and the French Mediterranean coast, mainly worn by fashionable and upper class people. The 80′s have seen the expansion of the brand into something much more coloured, finding now favor… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Whillas and Gunn is releasing its SS11 collection by “dribs and drabs”. Here are few pieces of the latter. We’ve got three pieces : a “Stuart” shirt, a “Burns” waistcoat and another “Burns” matching coat. The clothes are all inspired by the style of Jeff Bridges in the movie True Grit. An “outlaw” style which… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
No! Driving gloves are not only made for old drivers or chauffeurs. They were originally created to grip streering wheels, formerly made of slipping materials. Although you could say their original use is obselete, driving gloves still are such a smart accessory that it doesn’t even matter what they were made for. If you’re looking… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Let me introduce you those vintage Brogues findable at All Saints. What strikes me on them is the old-looking brown leather they’re made of. How to match it? Put some raw denim, a check shirt, now you look handsome. In a nutshell, we’re all going to throw our minimalistic oxfords away for some vintage detailled… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
Handsome chukka boots from Red Wing. Their red color are making them either smart or vintage. I would still recommend a casual use : match them with some raw jeans, chinos, or wool grey trousers. A question remains : are they really worth their price? I mean, for the same price you could have some… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Half-time on Spain – Paraguay, it’s time to post my item of the day for you guys. This messenger bag from the brand Barbour is really cool. Its check pattern combined with a special type of buckles, the mix of leather and cloth give it a nice original touch. As always with Barbour, bags made… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
This shoulder bag has a great retro look with its 1970′s Tokyo print on the front and back! It features a zipped main compartment and an adjustable shoulder strap. It’s made in PVC and Canvas by Roxton. £25 from CX Londonno validationand1 comment for this article.
This belt from Petrol Belts has a great look with its silver buckle and its camel vintage leathear! The belt is made in 100% finest leather and it’s still on sale! Sale price: £19.00 (Was £24.95) from Reemclothingno validationandno comment yet for this article.