Vintage stuff from Vintage Gent

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  1. Vintage Gent

    Vintage Gent Senior member

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    Given the relative paucity of replies to these posts, I'm curious if there's interest in me continuing to highlight items from my collection.
     


  2. chorse123

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    Absolutely. I've been watching but not posting. Also, you'd be surprised at the number of lurkers.
     


  3. tiecollector

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    I certainly like looking. You are a crazy man to have room for all this stuff. My current closet is only 2' wide.
     


  4. AlanC

    AlanC Minister of Trad

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    Absolutely. I've been watching but not posting. Also, you'd be surprised at the number of lurkers.

    Exactly--keep posting!
     


  5. Vintage Gent

    Vintage Gent Senior member

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    Thanks, guys, for the good words. Onward...

    1940s/50s western shirt, 40s hand painted neckscarf and 50s 3x beaver hat.

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    This necktie is interesting. LBJ used to favor these hand-painted ties with pictures of bosomy women.
     


  7. Vintage Gent

    Vintage Gent Senior member

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  8. Vintage Gent

    Vintage Gent Senior member

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    This necktie is interesting. LBJ used to favor these hand-painted ties with pictures of bosomy women.

    I've long heard that about LBJ, but I've never been able to find a photo of him sporting such a tie.
     


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    zjpj83 Senior member

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    I love the Brooks Brothers 3-piece
     


  10. lawyerdad

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    If I haven't said it yet, great stuff. Please do keep it coming.
     


  11. Vintage Gent

    Vintage Gent Senior member

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    I love the Brooks Brothers 3-piece

    Thanks. Another vintage Brooks Brothers item. This one's a herringbone chesterfield overcoat dated March 31, 1937, for Col. T.H. Barton.

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    wow. definitely puts to shame anything made by BB today. keep'em coming! [​IMG]
     


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    lurk lurk

    love the clock VG, and love the engraved box Lucky Strike
     


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    AlanC Minister of Trad

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    Great coat, VG. Do you ever get a chance to wear it?
     


  15. Bic Pentameter

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    Thanks, guys, for the good words. Onward...

    1940s/50s western shirt, 40s hand painted neckscarf and 50s 3x beaver hat.



    Never mind getting a chance to wear the coat, do you ever wear the western shirt and neckscarf? Thank you for sharing.

    Bic
     


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