More than ever, designers are incorporating retro details into their clothes. But sometimes the easiest way to find authentic workmanship is to go directly to the source.
America's Best Vintage Stores
Where to find perfectly crafted dress shirts, workwear, suits, military looks, and accessories
A lot of vintage shops feel like Granny's attic, but Mister Freedom in Hollywood—a favorite among stylists and designers—draws almost exclusively from Grandpa's stash. Owner Christophe Loiron, a French expat, stocks his cavernous space with the kind of refined workwear a gentleman farmer would prize: moleskin jackets, French corduroy carpenter pants, tweed vests, and chambray shirts.
7161 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, 323-653-2014; misterfreedom.com