Welcome to The Ivy League Look

This blog presents a historical view through articles, photographs, reminiscences, and advertisements, of an American style of men's fashion of the mid-20th century known as "The Ivy League Look" or "The Ivy Look."

This blog will not present modern-day iterations of this "look"; it will be shown in its original context as an American style worn during this specific era. Author commentary will be kept to a minimum.

This is not a commercial site and links to commercial sites will not be posted.

May 13, 2009

The Natural-Shoulder Look Across the Board, 1964

Here's just a soupcon of the natural-shoulder apparel you'll find at H&H. Take it from the top: Lord Jeffs V-neck pullover of pure lambswool. Fully fashioned with saddle shoulder. Many colors, 15.95. Corbin slacks of worsted flannel. Trim, plain front with belt loops. Conservative shades, 23.95. Gant traditional shirt in oxford cloth. Button down or tab styles, box front, back pleat and hanger loop. Solid colors, 6.50, stripes 6.95. Exceptionally well tailored PBM's herringbone sport coat in classic herringbone, 3-button, with welt seams, hook vent and patch/flap pockets. In grey, olive, brown...39.95. Hughes + Hatcher.


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 8/24/64

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