10 Reasons To Wear Vintage Clothing

Why should you wear vintage clothing? Here’s a few reasons.

Making the leap from new clothing to vintage can be a bit tough for some people. “What if it smells!” they say, or “I’ll look silly!”

Thankfully, washing machines and style tips exist. But if you’re looking for motivation, we at Comma Vintage think there’s a lot more to it.

1. Vintage clothing prevents human exploitation

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The History, Styling, and Legacy of the Levi’s 501.


The author’s pair of vintage Levi’s 501XX, dated to the early 1990s. If you look closely, you’ll notice that they’re absolutely beautiful and perfect.

The Levi’s 501XX is my and many others’ favorite piece of clothing. It’s about as reliable and timeless and perfect as it gets, and has a well-documented, culturally significant history.

And for that reason, many, many, many people have already written awesome things about Levi’s 501s, and they know a heck of a lot more than I do. Here’s a bunch of interesting links Continue reading

Notes on the Space Shuttle

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I have a sincere interest in space travel, so when I found this t-shirt at Brimfield I got pretty excited: paper thin, well worn, slight pit stains, and an awesome graphic and sentence.

The copyright label dates it to 1981, but I want to share some additional knowledge for the next time you find a garment with a large picture of the space shuttle on it.

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