Sunday, June 13, 2010

Everything Old Is New Again

Almost reading my mind, The Consumerist reports that vintage products are being marketed in overdrive, with everyone from Pepsi to Eddie Bauer getting in the game:

*Eddie Bauer: Is reintroducing jackets that the company supplied to World War II pilots and 1950s mountaineers.

* Jantzen: It’s ruffled halter bikini is modeled on a pin-up-girl style it sold in the 1940s.

* L. L. Bean: It's bringing a back a hunting shoe that was in their 1914 catalog.


While at Target recently, I took a few pictures of some of the shirts for sale. Almost every single T-shirt on display followed this trend:









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