Month: December 2010

Nouvelle Vague print by Andy Smith

If you have a love of hip French cinema of the late 50s / early 60s, this Nouvelle Vague silkscreen print by Andy Smith might well appeal. Obviously inspired by the late 60s Parisian street protest posters that we have featured previously, the print here features the names of cinematic […]

The Lurid City NYE – London

If the more obvious mod events don't tickle your fancy this New Year's Eve, The Lurid City features some familiar mod names, but with something slightly different. Taking place at Balls Brothers Wine Bar, 158 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4LN (opposite Liverpool Street Station)  on Friday 31st December 2010 from 10pm […]

Sales round-up at His Knibs

I mentioned this briefly on the Facebook page, but if you missed it, there's a guide to decent men's clothing deals in the sales over at His Knibs. It's an 'as we find it' guide to any online stores we find, ideally with some 'classic' clothing at knock-down prices. Plenty […]

Fred Perry sale kicks off

If you've not seen it yet, the Fred Perry sale has just started, with much if the range for both men and women knocked down in price online. 50 per cent off in most cases, so it's worth buying up and putting some gear away for when the weather breaks. […]

Friday Street Ayr Mod Rally

After falling out of favour for big city gatherings and clubs, it looks like mod rallies are making a bit of a comeback, with Friday Street doing their bit with the Ayr Bank Holiday Rally. As you might have guessed, it's taking place in Ayr, over the early May Bank […]

Les Mods movie from 1965 online

This was flagged up on the forums and is certainly worth mentioning to a wider audience – Les Mods, a French documentary about London mods from 1965. This is a rough translation of the write-up:Discover the new English youth in the district of Hammersmith, London, particularly 'mods' or new dandies […]

Slim-fit Harringtons reduced online

Slightly related to the last story, at least in terms of brand. But this is a classic at a reduced price, specifically the Baracuta G9 Slim Fit Made In England Harringtons, which are marked down in the sale at End Clothing. There are various ones marked down, all limited stock […]

Baracuta Alliance desert boots

Hmm…here's something you'll probably have strong opinions about in one way or another – Baracuta starting up its own desert boot range, going by the name of Alliance. Newly-launched with three styles, there's the one above with leather upper (it says, looks like suede), crepe sole, a hand-stitched upper, gold […]