californ-i-a

these photos make me want to jump into a time machine & be right there on those beaches in the sixties without a care in the world

van

rocking vans

Once upon a time — or more accurately, back in the 1970s — the van reigned supreme.  Riding in right on the heels of the fading muscle car era, the custom van became the ultimate self-expression vehicle– tricked-out and personalized to show all the world just how your bad self…

flick flack

just some pics i’ve found + fav’d over at flickr recently ben pearce shtroxy suzalayne nich hance terr-bo artinconnu laser bread mademoiselle molly fryxell luxiferre superbomba stomach aches serena photography

legend

i’ve watched this advert a multitude of times, but decided to share anyway for those of you who might have missed it.

hastings park, 1955

A scene at a Vancouver horse track in 1955, models were photographed between takes while they were off guard – the image is composed of 30 separate shots.

esquire

vintage esquire

wouldn’t it be cool if they still did covers like this, instead of just plonking a celeb on the cover? i understand that’s what you need to sell a magazine these days (look at US Vogue), but still. go check out their cover gallery

bardot

retro oh oh

i have to apologise for my lack of postage, i have been without internet for a few days (what a feeling). i have collected tons of pretty awesome vintage pics lately though. enjoy!