The vintage four

Certainly not inspiration for the modern men’s suit, but then again it’s only the four buttons and the way the trousers are cut that is are really off trend. Everything else, from the fob chain to the fact that the suit is three pieced, shows you just how little men’s tailored wear has changed over the decades.

men's suit 1890s

This vintage picture comes to us from 1892 and Shorpy.

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