Shopping From the Past

Aspirational Aviators

I’m swooning over the French aviators (and their uniforms) found in a new  Flickr album uploaded by archival image maven, Pillpat. Check it out, noting all the new-to-my-eyes, sartorial details: unique pullovers, cool tunics, curious collars, striped socks and military-duty clogs. Sign me up for any branch of service that issues such lovely off-duty garb (off-duty, …

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Shopping From the Past

Archival Avaiators

I like to check in on the SDASM archives to update my collection of vintage aviators.  I’m in love with the dress casual ensembles sported by both lady and gent pilots  from the 1930s  My new favorite photos include some terrific snaps of folks in their bathers enjoying a picnic by aeroplane.

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