The Great Gatsby

“The Great Gatsby” starring Leonardo De Caprio…I CANNOT WAIT TO SEE THIS MOVIE!  I will have my pen and pad ready to take notes on the “vintage dope” on display on the big screen:


Vintage brown and white spectator wingtips by Johnston and Murphy are a thrifting find.


Red ribbed socks are by Ralph Lauren.


Paisley neck tie by Christian Dior is a thrifting find.  Tie bar is by Banana Republic.  Blue dress shirt with white contrast spread collar by Nautica is a thrifting find.


Red silk pocket square…origin unknown.


Cream trousers with navy pinstripes are by Ralph Lauren.  Navy double-breasted sport coat that features peaked lapels, side vents, six button silhouette, flap pockets, ticket pockets, and full interior lining is from Design Archives.

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New Pieces Added to the Menswear Boutique

A couple of more pieces were recently added to the online Menswear Boutique: 


The first piece added is a Vintage Black Double-Breasted Pinstripe Sport Coat that features wide peaked lapels, center rear vent, six button silhouette, flap pockets, and full interior lining.  The pinstripes are alternating red and white.  Very sleek and stylish!!  This piece is a size 42 Long and affordably priced at $38.50. 

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The next piece is this Vintage Red Sport Coat with ivory buttons, wide notch lapels, rear center vent, jetted pockets, and partial lining.  This vintage piece will surely turn heads and it takes an extremely confident individual to wear a red jacket of any kind…because you are guaranteed to turn heads in all social environments.  This jacket is a size 42 Short and priced at $38.50.

If interested in any of these pieces, please visit the online boutique by clicking on the Menswear Boutique in the menu header.

Blue & Gold

Today, I closed the week out with another double-breasted look.  However, this look has a vintage approach to it:


Brown wingtip double monk strap dress shoes by Magnanni.


Socks by Ralph Lauren.

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Cream and navy chalk stripe trousers by Ralph Lauren.


Gold spread collar gingham dress shirt is by Burberry.


Navy striped tie by Ralph Lauren is a thrifting find.

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Navy double-breasted blazer with the four-button silhouette, original gold buttons, peak lapels, side vents, flap pockets, and full interior lining is a thrifting find.


Gold pocket square is also a thrifting find.


Final Look!!