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  1. MondoFW replied to the thread Why the change from natural waist?.

    I agree. I think the high waisted trousers look more masculine and less sloppy than the extremely low rise. Unfortunately these are hard...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:35 AM
  2. MondoFW replied to the thread The chase for a suit; should I even bother?.

    The feedback received in this thread has been most helpful. Though I have obtained this suit recently (also posted about it in the "The...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:52 AM
  3. MondoFW replied to the thread Show us your SHOES !!!.

    Sharp shoes! Are they originals?

    Feb 23, 2018 at 12:46 AM
  4. MondoFW liked Dnewma04's post in the thread Show us your SHOES !!!.

    [IMG] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Feb 23, 2018 at 12:46 AM
  5. MondoFW attached a file to the thread Show us your TIES.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] 1940s dark red with light blue outlines.

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  6. MondoFW replied to the thread Show off the sports coats..

    Obtained from ebay for $30, thanks for asking. It's a lovely piece, and for some reason i really like the Joe Tanzer's shop tag logo....

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:30 PM
  7. MondoFW attached a file to the thread Show off the sports coats..

    Black garbardine 1940s DB jacket. It's a beater I got for cheap. Labeled "Joe Tanzer's" from Longview Washington. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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  8. MondoFW attached a file to the thread The Thread to Display Your 1940s Suits.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Late 40s light blue DB suit. I just wish the trousers had cuffs. Labeled...

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  9. MondoFW liked buler's post in the thread The Thread to Display Your 1930s Suits.

    Store window, 1935: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  10. MondoFW replied to the thread Show us your TIES.

    That sounds like a gold mine for the few Vintage enthusiasts i imagine. Do you think there was hardly a market because people at the...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 4:46 AM
  11. MondoFW liked tropicalbob's post in the thread Show us your TIES.

    Incredibly easy, and the best part was that there was hardly any market for it. The only folks you'd see in the shops were either very...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 4:42 AM
  12. MondoFW liked viclip's post in the thread Show us your TIES.

    In the mid-1960s my father taught me how to dispose of "old-fashioned" neckties. He proceeded to use his collection of oldies, to tie...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:22 AM
  13. MondoFW replied to the thread Show us your TIES.

    How easy was it to find 1900-40s clothing at the time?

    Feb 19, 2018 at 10:19 PM
  14. MondoFW liked tropicalbob's post in the thread Show us your TIES.

    I remember hearing, way back in the 1970's, that "vintage" meant 50 years or older. As far as learning about vintage ties, there's no...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 10:13 PM
  15. MondoFW replied to the thread Show us your TIES.

    Getting warmer. Other than their loop tags, these look easily vintage. I love the green one! If you want more ideas on repeating...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 2:52 AM