Kings of Vintage: milliner masterpieces

From beautiful bowlers to tip-top top-hats, from fantastic fedoras to perfect pork pies- the range of vintage hat styles on offer to men means there's no way the excuse 'hats don't suit me' can ever be used....

Vintage King: Lee Rushton

Meet our latest Vintage King , Lee. Passionate about all things Fifties, he is inspired by none other than the king of rock'n'roll, Elvis. "My name is Lee Rushton, I am a 21 year-old guy from Walsall. I...

Forties subculture: Zazou

From mid- June 1940, until its liberation by the Allied forces in 1944, Paris was under German occupation. With little possibilities of expressing their anger and disgust for their Fascist invaders,...

Vintage King: Chris Bridges

Meet our latest Vintage King - the incredibly stylish Chris Bridges. Not only does Chris look effortlessly sharp, he also has a home full of vintage to match his wardrobe. But over to him:...
Koop Kooper

Vintage King: Koop Kooper

Next in our series Vintage Kings, featuring the best vintage-dressers and sartorially inspirational gentlemen from around the globe, we have Koop Kooper, the host of a syndicated radio show and podcast called...

The Hillbilly Cat or how Elvis’ career began

Writer Paul Culshaw takes us back to the very beginning of the Hillbilly Cat - the beginning of Elvis' career. We travel back to 1935, to a two-room ‘shotgun’ shack in Tupelo, Mississippi, for the start...

Top movie gangsters

Cinema’s fascination with the gangster genre spans almost a century and has allowed some of history’s greatest acting talent a pedestal to showcase their skills. To celebrate the release of Gangster Squad...

Retro denim from Freddies of Pinewood

British company Freddies of Pinewood are true pioneers of Forties and Fifties reproduction jeans for both women and men. Made from proper 100% cotton and high quality washable indigo denim with no stretch,...

Vintage King: Paul Hayward

Next in our new series Vintage Kings, featuring the best vintage-dressers and sartorially inspirational gentlemen from around the globe, we have Spanish vintage lover Paul Hayward. "I was born in Madrid in...