Vintage Fashion Books & Mags Are More the Future Than the Past!

Vintage Ah Men Catalog—Someone recently posted a lot of these oh-so-'70s catalogs, and they are nothing short of a site to behold. Someone call Simon Doonan immediately.
I grew up on great fashion magazines. But now, when I go to the newsstand in search of something to inspire me, it's sadly slim pickins' (I know you know what I mean). If only some of today's mags and catalogs would take a cue from these vintage paper gems.
vintage-ah-men-catalog-ebay-1229091. Vintage Ah Men Catalog—Someone recently posted a lot of these oh-so-'70s catalogs, and they are nothing short of a site to behold. Someone call Simon Doonan immediately.
vintage-french-vogue-ebay-1229092. Vintage French Vogue—Those in search of your next campaign concept, look no further...the stories here are gorgeous and of-the-moment in every way.
vintage-british-vogue-ebay-1229093. Vintage British Vogue—David Bailey, Raquel Welch, Helmut Newton, Mary Quant...only the cover line "Catch the Sun Looks" can rival all the crazy talents poured into this one issue.
vintage-harpers-bazaar-ebay-1229094. Vintage Harper's Bazaar—Can you even imagine a time when publishers we're cool with a cover like this? No Angelina, no numbers, no hysterical cover lines. Just the spareness of this cover makes me want to look inside.
vintage-seventeen-ebay-1229095. Vintage Seventeen—As a teenager, Seventeen was my bible. Now I'm wishing I'd kept them all.
diana-vreeland-1st-edition-ebay-1229096. Diana Vreeland, 1st Edition—Coming from 2002, this isn't exactly vintage, but we can still all learn a thing or two from this legend of audacious style.
secrets-of-photographing-women-book-ebay-1229097. The Secrets of Photographing Women—I don't even need to see what's inside this book but I want it.
vintage-sears-catalog-ebay-1229098. Vintage Sears Catalog—A lovely person just gave me an archive of old Sears catalogs from the 20s through the 60s. I am not kidding, much of the stuff for sale could be on the floor at Opening Ceremony today.
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