Welcome to the Jaunty Rooster - a vintage menswear shop here on Etsy. I strive to bring you only the most unique vintage menswear with a focus on suits and formal wear. I am always on the lookout for those oddly colored mid-century sharkskin suits or those absurd and wonderful 1970s lapels and wide legs. My tastes and inventory run the gamut from the wild and crazy all the way to the traditional and I like to stock all eras from the 1900s thru the early 1990s.
I started my vintage career selling clothing for both men and women but soon realized that I was much more interested in menswear. This influence probably comes from my older brother who was and still is very sartorially inclined. I think I was the only person in my class who knew the proper preppy break for pants or what Trafalgar limited edition braces were (I am still doggedly trying to pry that collection from his hands to list…
- Joined March 28, 2012