The remote control at stately Vintage manor lies in a shallow grave in the junk drawer. The remote marked the dawn of the Age of Prematurely Substantial Rears and the end of taking deep thought and consideration on one's viewing decisions. While some anthropologist believes the flicker of...

plus the vintage items that we always hanker for. To name a few: VintageSlips.com: If you curate vintage underthings, are a gal that appreciates a well made work horse for under her swing dresses, or if you want to impress the lady in your life with something of a quality. Right now, it...

) 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?...

While many of you prefer to hunt thrifts and vintage shops for classic suits from the 40s through early 60s, sometimes you just have to break down and buy something new off the rack. This was particularly true when the first "grownup" job came my way. It was great at first to wear classic...

Urban Thrift boasts an eclectic collection of vintage finds and modern second hand clothing on 34th Avenue. What's in Store on Edmonton Trail is the cow-colored building that stocks clothing spanning from the 1950s through the 1980s. Divine on 17th is the place to go for vintage T's,...

thrifted pea coats daily, the army navy store fulfilled both the x and y coordinates of ruggedness and thrift. Not only were there pea coats and hats, regardless of current style trends, but you could fine canteens galore, bailout bags and even the occasional gas mask. Some at my local...

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...

Of course, except for the occasional upscale consignment slash vintage shop slash antique store in a highly commercial touristy formerly quaint village, the niche is absent from the airwaves. It is daunting, I will admit, once you search talent and put some sort of script together. There...

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...

Question from the mailbag: A: My fiancee really wants a sand unity ceremony, but it doesn't seem very traditional for a vintage style wedding. What are some other traditions we can use? Jumping the broom is said to have originated in Wales, and is casually mentioned in Dickens' Great...

 

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