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.

March 5, 2012

Famous Co-op Shirts, 1957

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As interpreted by New England's finest shirtmaker, the cherished button-down collar assumes new significance achieved with a becoming arched front flare. Here shown in choice combed cotton Oxford . . . with collar and cuffs unlined for comfort . . . the distinction of center button on collar-back and center back pleat.


The Williams Record - 9/25/57

1 comment:

caravan70 said...

Very nice as always. Of course, I remember the House of Walsh best... they had stores in Amherst and Williamstown, and served these traditional rivals well.