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.

January 18, 2010

Southwick, 1962

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"Purists generally agree that Southwick is the foremost maker of natural shoulder clothing. The line is subtle, natural, and very comfortable."


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 11/19/62

1 comment:

heavy tweed jacket said...

Natural shoulder is very comfortable. Makes me wonder why everyone isn't wearing it given the how people like comfy clothes these days.