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Packing from Archival Clothing

by Lesli Larson I’m preparing for a brief field trip up to Seattle. I’ll be visiting friends and checking out Blackbird’s pop-up Ballard store, The Field House. Rather than packing the usual uniform (Levi’s, loafers and St. James sweaters), I’m sourcing my wardrobe from garments and accessories previously featured on Archival Clothing. Although I’d love …

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Archival eBay: Holland & Holland game bag

I’ve always enjoyed Holland and Holland’s larky treatment of outdoor clothing and shooting accessories via aspirational scenes of country living. My H & H catalogue collection is pretty scattered so I monitor ebay for use-case photographs of H & H bags and clothing. My favorite photos feature products removed from country estates and plopped down …

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Vintage Sportswomen

Suede jacket (“a dozen uses in its warmth and lightness”) Safari in sneakers At the Duchess County show Golf and Yachting Watching the trotters Upland shooting attire Carrots to her horse Archival Pageant Campwear (“following a code and creed of dress”) Sweater, shorts and loafers Holland and Holland Here is Marion Taylor’s report on some …

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