While the most famous uniforms, such as military dress blues, cut a dashing figure, surgical scrubs and other scrub clothingare often the same shapeless sacks as they always were. Maybe I am being a bit harsh, but while gentleman sometimes have an advantage, as many were made for the male...

The pockets and lay-down collar show signs that the Mini-Gent might just have the makings of the bigger, tailored VintageGent to come many years down the line. A nice departure from ironic Che Guevera or KISS onesies, no? Vintage children's clothing is so hard to find. Kids just wore the...

Guest post written by Janet Thomas Thre are few occasions when it seems like I don't really find an excuse to dress up. It's so much fun and I've loved playing fashion and dress up since I was a littel kid. Well that's definitely carried on into a lot of theme parties that I started having...

ate and your friend says man there's plenty of food so you pile some more on your plate. While the stinky foods steamin' your mind starts to dreamin' of the moment that it's time to leave and then you look at your plate and your chickens slowly rottin' into something that looks like...

While purusing my 1947 copy of Fairchild's Menswear Magazine, a publication of the clothing and men's furnishings industry, what astounded me was the prevalance of sock ads. Aside from Christmas novelty socks, the men's hosiery department is fairly colorless these days, while the post-war...

) The VintageGent-ette's sister, the Modern Gentress, was almost beguiled by a young man offering her quotes of Rumi. Unlike V-Gette who has a deep appreciation for ancient and medieval lit, the Modern Gentress turned up the Modern nose. "That's just a bunch of old crap." What does she want?...

No, I am not talking about hunting unsuspecting herds of buffalo, but stories that the VintageGent-ette tells about days of yore. "A friend of mine used to call me her 'main girl' and invite me out to go to clubs with her. Later I realized she fully intended me to go as the designated...

Flash sales and membership sales sites are proliferating, but there are not too many that cater specifically to Menswear. JackThreads does just that – catering to casual, urban and tailored styles. Sales don't matter if you don't see something you like. Above (VintageGent official...

and replaces it "Here comes that dress again.," or "Drive by again. You can't miss that suit," then you have to do a bit of a review. Though I have some friends that can rock it, but one bit of feeling you are wearing someone else's skin and it just doesn't work. The VintageGent=ette's petite...

The VintageGent-ette fondly recalls college life: "Twice a week for three hours at a pop, I had movement class where we learned not to grace the stage like a total clod. We learned ballet, basic social dance forms for ballroom scenes, stage combat and how to relate movement to a specific...

 

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