Classic American Clothing: 3 Styles to Spruce Up Your Look

“American clothing” will always have a wide definition. This is, after all, a free country—and a free country means you can wear just about whatever you please. But the phrase “Classic American clothing” also has a very specific meaning. In Charleston, SC, the home of Vintage 1946, dressing well is a form of good manners. The idea of a classic American gentleman is showcased in all of the clothes we design. If that’s the look you want for yourself, we have three suggestions to help you achieve it.

April 25, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Men’s Plaid Shorts & Men’s Printed Shorts

Take a look at your wardrobe. Do you already have plenty of plain khaki options for the warmer months? Isn’t it time you mix that up by giving your wardrobe some character? With men’s plaid shorts and men’s printed shorts in your wardrobe, your outfits can look fun, casual, and stand out from the usual fare. Here are some feature designs and a few tips and tricks to help you pull off these bold looks.
April 18, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Why You Need Men's Reversible Shorts in Your Dresser

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There’s nothing that justifies the purchase of clothing quite like versatility. Yet what most people think of “versatility” is merely an article of clothing that pairs well with others. Few people realize that there are clothes that can quite literally offer two-for-one value. But that’s just what a pair of men’s reversible shorts at Vintage 1946 can provide. If you’ve never owned a pair yourself, it’s time to consider why these shorts might make the most valuable addition to your wardrobe that you’ve had in a long time.

April 11, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Men’s Madras Shorts – 5 Reasons to Add to Your Wardrobe

When it comes to shorts, your dresser has plenty of options: khaki, navy blue, white, all the versatile shorts that give you plenty of warm-weather options. But if your wardrobe is lacking in the “spirit” department, it might be time to stock up on a different pattern: men’s Madras shorts. Madras shorts aren’t just for the occasional festive mood—they’re great to incorporate into any warm-weather wardrobe. Here are five reasons to add these to your wardrobe today.

April 04, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Three Benefits of Wearing Stretch Twill Pants

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If you love a good pair of Twill pants, but you want something with a little more give and flexibility, then you’re more than ready for a pair of Stretch Twill Pants. If you haven’t heard of these, you might wonder how “Stretch” twill outperforms the regular pair in some respects. How does stretch twill work, and why might it bring added benefits to your wardrobe? Let’s find out.

March 28, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Twill Khaki Pants & More Colors from Vintage 1946

To spruce up a men’s wardrobe, there may be no better option than a great pair of Vintage Twill Pants. Twill is a versatile and comfortable fabric weave perfect for a variety of seasons—and it’s available in colors that run the gamut from conservative to bold. But putting together an outfit with a classic pair of twill khaki pants (or a more adventurous color) can require a little more thought than with, say, the same old denim. Here’s are some great options and a brief outfit guide for pairing different colors of with items you may already own in your wardrobe.

March 21, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Men’s Short-Sleeve Woven Shirts [Fashion Guide]

There’s nothing like a good woven shirt to help you embrace warmer weather. When you choose men’s short-sleeve woven shirts, you class up your wardrobe with an alternative to the usual T-shirt. But if you’re not used to casual button-downs, some questions pop up. What should you wear with them? When are they most appropriate to wear? To answer those questions, we’re sharing our five best tips for pulling off the short-sleeve woven shirt.

March 14, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Retro Clothing for Men from Vintage 1946

It’s not hard to add retro clothing to your closet. You simply hang them up and throw them in. But if you want to add men’s retro clothing to your wardrobe—that is, the clothes you wear on a regular basis—you’re going to have to make sure to purchase items that you’ll truly enjoy wearing. Here are five ways you can give your wardrobe a retro feel without sacrificing modern comfort and style.

March 08, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Three Advantages of Men's Twill Shorts

You look for every advantage in your wardrobe that you can, from insulating sweaters to stylish shoes. But one of the most common areas men forget to optimize is in the type of shorts they wear. Too often, men buy the cheapest shorts, only to find that they don’t last as long and don’t provide the kind of sturdiness that comes with wearing a pair of shorts week in and week out.

February 28, 2017 by Vintage 1946

Men's Seersucker Shorts: It’s Time to Make the Switch

Interested in investing in a quality pair of shorts that you can wear all throughout the warm season? You probably have thought about styles, but not necessarily the fabric weave process itself. If that’s the case, let us introduce you to one of the best options out there: men’s seersucker shorts.

February 21, 2017 by Vintage 1946