Tuesday 30 November 2010

Prison style (part 2)

Inmates, jailhouses and "STRIPED SUITS" … BAD BAD FEELING !



Prison style

Inmates and jailhouses in 1900's to 1940's … BAD BAD FEELING !

Monday 29 November 2010

Prison rings for French Cancan

Selection of laminated bakelite prison folk/art rings from the 20's-40's era. French Cancan really likes those art deco's rings, part life of a man or woman who manufactured those nice folk jewelry for his/her lover or in memory of a mother, brother, children … Very romantic… isn't it !!!!

Friday 26 November 2010

See you soon !

 Just a little bye bye for today…I leave home for a road trip and 3 gigs with my jazzband during the week-end…a real marathon !!!! ! I will go back on next monday…In waiting for new Apaches and vintage style posts, you can listen FRENCH CANCAN'S GADJO ZAZ TRIO with a Django song called "Daphné"…the story of a French Apache who met in GUYANA, Daphné, a beautifull creole girl… IF YOU UNDERSTAND FRENCH … lyrics was writen by GADJOZHINO the guitar player…and java part sang by FRENCHCANCAN VILBO HIMSELF…30's freestyle jazz music, "compagnie créole" and java feeling !!!!!

DAPHNÉ by the gadjo zaz trio

Apaches in the late 1800's / early 1900's in France (part 5)

The Apaches' style : vintage french clothing and "Allure de PANAME" …

Perfect style and vintage interpretation 1900/1930
Mixed fabrics
Tartan 30's french cap and 20's wool work french jacket
30's silk dot scarf and striped sweater
30's french brown cord vest
"Gitane blue" moleskin vest lining and 1900's "onion watch"
Old french laced "espadrilles"
1900's large leather work belt
30's "Bleu de travail" pants
Belt back and suspenders buttons pants

The Apache French cancan could find any french vintage clothing for you… just ask !!!!

Wednesday 24 November 2010

Apaches in the late 1800's / early 1900's in France (part 4)

Apaches or Ex… Free and funny interpretations by Dave Decat from Bruxelles (with special Thanks to Big Mama and Fernandel !…)