Fall Suits 540

Saxony Suit Fall Fashions Apparel Arts 1930s

Today, we would like to present a beautiful fashion illustration from Apparel Arts 1935 that shows the influence of typical country clothing on town wear. We will also analyze these silhouettes and learn why 8 inch long side vents became so popular that year.   Read more

Pendleton Woll Shirt 540

Pendleton Men’s Plaid Wool Shirt

The history of the Men’s Wool Plaid Shirt dates back almost as far as the history of the Pendleton Company itself. This all wool flannel shirt in plaid has certainly been the hallmark of the company since the 1930s. Today, we want to take a close look at the history of this famous Plaid Shirt as well as the Pendleton Woolen Mills Company of Portland, Oregon. Read more