Adam Rogers will be back by popular demand: This Thursday October 22nd, 2009. The BKc, Vintage: Please join Adam Rogers today, for a special appearance in our vintage section all day today. He will be happy to answer any and all your questions about our vintage section and product offering. Vintage is characterized by excellence, maturity and enduring appeal. Classic – timeless, Timeless – ageless, Ageless – continual: The BKc. The word “vintage” was originally used to describe wine aging. The term later transported its way into defining clothing of another era. Vintage isn’t always second-hand, there are a small percentage of items stored away that have never been worn which are referred to as “dead-stock”. The idea of vintage is often confused with “retro” which is derived from “retrospective” which is clothing between the 1960’s and 80’s. We primarily focus on vintage from the 1920’s-50’s and also antiques from that era.
Vintage purists say that there must be a long lasting value beyond the time the piece was created. “An understanding of the past, taken apart and polished can spearhead you to the future successfully”, Bevin Elias. The BKc Style and Character and The Hundred Year Plan . . .