1926 Apparel

DSC_0256I met a gentleman named John Fondrisi at the Long Island City Flea when I visited his booth 1926 that had incredible antiques and apparel and we have been good friends ever since. Inspired by his grandfathers fashion illustrations in the 1920s, Fondrisi decided he would carry on his grandfathers legacy by utilizing his great works of art onto his apparel. Anyone who purchases his T-shirts, scarves, and hoodies become works of art and share a moment in history. Some of Fondrisi’s apparel even showcase vintage photos from the roaring era that fit the aesthetic of his brand. I have never met someone who has combined their antique business with an apparel line so perfectly. John and I connected right away and within just a few weeks, I was out in Connecticut modeling his designs for his new website. It was such a fun shoot and I got to meet so many great people, model with some RAD classic cars, and shot at some pretty cool locations. The photographer, Christopher Quinn, did such an amazing job and made me feel so comfortable. John and Chris make a great team and I adore them beyond words. Here are some of my favorite shots wearing 1926 apparel from our shoot together!
DSC_0298The SPEAKEASY Drag Tee125522_3034c2c1ef31ff3f514bc4c89e886a30.jpg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpg_srz125522_fe517e3bfe1b873b93a779080426821c.jpeg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpeg_srzDSC_0185-1Logo T-shirt

125522_2149f8b322076593055d4c20917bc752.jpg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpg_srzDSC_0466DSC_0493TOWN OF MONTAUK Hoodie125522_2363e0bdcd078d76e5c9f33f63083880.jpeg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpeg_srz125522_88b97907a8efb27f060cd78d6841ac16.jpeg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpeg_srzDSC_0570 MARGOT LADIES T-SHIRTDSC_0595 DSC_0632 BETTY SCARF125522_db25f3fa8e824c86a7e105c58797e62f.jpg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpg_srzDSC_0647 LOGO SCARF125522_9c0f623e6e964823a8c4991a2dded471.jpg_srz_400_400_75_22_0.50_1.20_0.00_jpg_srzDSC_0720-1

Photos by Christopher Quinn. Styling by me. T-shirts and Scarves by 1926.

Head on over to the 1926 shop to see more!


7 Comments on “1926 Apparel

  1. First off, you look fantastic! I love the hat you’re wearing in the picture with the bicycle. Adorable. Second, I love those scarves. I will definitely be checking out 1926! Thanks for sharing.

    Hellcat Vintage

  2. The SPEAKEASY Drag Tee is *amazing*. Great styling, great modeling. Awesome work as usual!

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