M-65: The Numerals

M-65: The Numerals

It’s the season’s secret weapon. Famously worn by President Teddy Roosevelt, American literary icon Ernest Hemingway, one of Hip Hop’s greatest MCs Nas, top ranked actor Robert Dinero in the memorable movie Taxi, Peirce Brosnan as the iconic James Bond and Pat Morita playing our childhood guru, Mr. Miyagi –Introducing….. the M-65 jacket: a staple […]

Parkas: The Laissez-Faire Layer

Parkas: The Laissez-Faire Layer

You don’t have to be Rick Ross to keep warm in the winter. All you need is the right parka to ward off the freezing weather. Naturally, Hip Hop culture has transformed the parka into a symbol of ease in fashion, overwhelming comfort and a laissez-faire sense of style. They were initially worn by the […]

Fashion Front Lines

Fashion Front Lines

The word royalty drips of long overly drawn gowns and an aristocratic air of nobility and grandeur. Similarly snipped from the same fabric is the overcoat — charging from the highest ranking officers in the military. From the influence of Napoleon’s army came the overcoat and topcoat, of the U.S. Navy came the peacoat-turned-blazer and […]

Military Clothing And Accessories

Military clothing and accessories are a great way to spice up a wardrobe. Many people wish to beat trends. Men can often follow women’s fashion; for example see pants. Women’s jeans introduced the skinny style, and a few years later, men’s fashion followed to include skinny jeans. To see what will be in style for […]

Reasons to Wear Military Styles

Military clothing is an important aspect of the military’s need for solidarity and cohesiveness. Much like any team or group, the members of the military need to implicitly understand that the man or woman to the left or right have their backs. This is true for any team, but for the military it is doubly […]

The Timeless M-65 Jacket

In the 50s and 60s the United States was locked in wars in South East Asia. First Korea, and then Vietnam demanded the lives of many young American men. Those who lived had to do so in adverse conditions, fighting through jungles and intense climates. The hot, humid weather was a drastic change from many […]