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...

We all have different speaking habits, some of which are unnoticeable to us in daily speech, but are glaring on play-back. A voice actor (or actress, though I consider "actor" unisex) classified as a "non announcer" is articulate, but doesn't have the timber or formality of delivery as a...

No woman or man or woman we ever met Was as upset Of ruining taffett(a) as the VintageGent and Gent-ette! - V-Gette Ah, yes...the holiday dinner party. This time of year, the party invites are too numerous to do more than "put in an appearance" at while the Champagne and wine hostess and...

com satellite for the new house and I've been watching a lot more TV than I ever have before but it's mostly because they air that show all day long. There are several versions of it too so I never get bored – I'm not a big girl but I love the "Big Bliss" episodes where they outfit the fuller...

The VintageGent-ette knows she call a friend from one just to say, "Guess where I am calling you from?" And the friend would say, "Is that Charlie Brown's Teacher? Who is this?" I am so aghast at the $140 cell phone bills that still seem to be out there, I can fully understand why people...

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?...

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...

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...

 

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