The Veebeam streams from your computer to your high definition television. Connect the Veebeam SD to your picture box and your computer sends signals to it via USB. Watch online streaming videos and Netflix, or even gather the family around the tube for a thrilling and chilling Power Point...

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...

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...

Thankfully, we never received any, though I admit suspiciously eyeing the coal candy and questioning the ways candy makers attempt to traumatize the young. The wedding equivalent of coal in the stocking is garlic in the flower girl baskets. Or is it? Garlic was actually de rigueur in...

Back in the era of wearing combat boots and 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...

If you are currently serving in the military or have just returned home, thank you for serving. The Martinsburg Institute offers online courses that qualify for the GI Bill. But you don't have to wait until you settle back home. Classes can be conducted while you are overseas, are in training,...

) 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?...

the days of applying your war paint and sneaking out under the cover of night to stalk your prey. Sometimes, you weren't the hunter but the distracting diversion. How embarrassing. No, I am not talking about hunting unsuspecting herds of buffalo, but stories that the VintageGent-ette tells...

(At left: Choose your own adventure.) It is quite tedious to send off a missive via text while holding opera glasses with one hand, while attempting to politely tap your palm to express satisfaction with the other... or to hold that of your sweetheart in the other. A Gent or Gal just needs...

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...

 

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