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.

July 6, 2009

Alden and Southwick, 1952

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Gentry Magazine - #5, Holiday Issue 1952, courtesy of DixieRising on The Curriculum


Charles said...

I love the fact that you could get an Alden tassel in blue alligator. Lack of a cordovan option is interesting.

Richard M said...

Very dissapointing that Southwick had a notch lapel tux.