Love or hate the 'Woking class hero',he is still responsible for bringing Leah Weller into the world. So, I give him a pass for that.As for making two-tone teddy-boy-style winkle-pickers a 'Mod thing', he deserves a (redacted)
I saw them and got excited when I saw 37" on the tag. Then I realised it was the length. Who the hell has a 29" waist and 37" legs ?No wonder they were left-over vintage stock. God, I wanted them so badly.
Some vintage Sears and Roebuck gear currently for sale on US ebay. Some NOS, some hardly-worn, some right manky and in need of a damn good scrub. Here's a few samples in the $25 and under. (Us UK residents don't pay any import duty on anything under $25.60/£15)
Oh, and a very camp advert from the mid-60s
Guys from the 1960s staring up at a yew tree. Now it's the other way round.
A bit of a 50s-throwback lady on a Lammy, mid-60s NYC.(Nice pins though. Mari Wilson on a bad hair day ?)
NYPD issue Lambrettas 1970s. You know your getting old, when police officers and bus drivers start to look a bit too young.