A Guide to Buying Vintage Pendleton Flannel Shirts

Colder weather calls for warmer attire, and wool flannel shirts and denim jeans a perfect match for this time of year. Although you may be eyeing a high-quality flannel from Iron Heart or Studio D’Artisan, these can run you upwards of $350. Frankly though, I prefer vintage, American-made Pendleton Flannels.  “But, why do people buy … Read more

The 7 Best Shell Cordovan Boots You Can Buy

Shell Cordovan. A classic and timeless menswear staple. Coveted for its beautiful sheen and durability, this horse-based material — it’s usually considered leather, but we’ll discuss why some folks don’t put it in that category — has a massive cult following and commands a high price tag. Though it is often associated with formality, Shell … Read more

A Beginner’s Guide to Vintage Florsheim

They say: “Things were made better back in the day.”And that’s true, especially for Florsheim shoes! Although the Florsheim Shoe Company still exists today, it is now a shadow of what it once was. Prior to exporting manufacturing outside of the United States in the late 2000s, vintage Florsheim produced a beautiful product which rivaled … Read more