Tag Archives: Free & Easy

A Free & Easy Beach Vacation

Flipping back through the Perfect Summer Book again (see part 1 posted back in 2011).

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The Winter Tough-Guy Book

A few scans from last month’s issue of Free & Easy, which focused on tweed and leather jackets. Unionmade has some copies left if you don’t have a Kinokuniya book store nearby.

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The Perfect Summer Book

Getting into the spirit of summer with one my favorite issues of Free & Easy published back in 2009.

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Indigo in Free & Easy

From the April 2011 indigo issue, which also has great profiles on many artisans who specialize in making handmade goods.

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Julian Boots in Free & Easy

There is a great feature on Julian Imario of Julian Boots in both the current issue of Free & Easy and the companion Bootsman Bible. The more I see of these the more I want a pair.

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Heavy Duty Ivy

In the current February issue of Free & Easy, the editors examined the various impacts of Ivy/college style on the Japanese markets from over the years and included a section on “Heavy Duty Ivy”, an import from campuses during the 70′s (which was also well documented by the magazine Men’s Club). This was not the [...]

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Tweed in the Countryside

From the Free & Easy December 2010 issue.

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Illustrations from Free & Easy

Scans of drawings that you’ll occasionally find in issues of Free & Easy. Some of the styling is quite odd out of context.

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The V

In the November issue of Free & Easy, there is a nice guide on how to make the most out of the V shaped area around the tie and jacket lapels with more casual pieces. Here are a few scans:

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Trad in Free & Easy

These deserve to be posted twice. From Free & Easy September 2009.

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