Fall Outfits 1934 No.2

Fall Wardrobe 1934 No. 2

Last week, we enjoyed four fall outfits from Apparel Arts 1934. Today, we want to present four different, yet equally stylish ensembles. Read more

Prince of Wales Check with Blue Overplaid

The Double Breasted Glen Check Flannel Suit

Just recently, we reported in depth about the Caraceni tailoring empire, and today, I want to introduce you to a rather special A. Caraceni Flannel suit. Read more

Fall Suits 1930's Apparel Arts

Fall Wardrobe 1934

With fall approaching, it is time again to look at the elegant gentleman from the 1930’s and his wardrobe. Apparel Arts always observed the fashion developments at the time very closely and also made predictions about future trends. Read more

Country Clothes 540

Country Clothes & Odd Jackets

Beginning in 1933, combinations with odd jackets emerged as a men’s fashion trend. Americans derived their inspiration for this trend from the British and their colorful, traditional country clothing. Read more

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

Optimo Hats Chicago

Optimo Hats Co. Chicago – Life’s Better In A Great Hat

A couple of weeks ago, we reported from the Cuff link Convention in Chicago and while I was in the city, I paid Optimo Hats a visit. Due to the nature of the product Read more