What happened to fashion? What happened to men dressing like men? It seems that style – among many other values of the past – has all but disappeared. Today, you only see suits at job interviews – if you’re lucky. Today, fashion is characterized by an oversized shirt and a pair of sagging pants. It’s time you join forces with Keepshooting.com and introduce the 21st century to the style of yesterday. Start out by hitching up your pants with our Austrian leather field suspenders.
These suspenders are a perfect example of a style that has come and gone. In addition to sparking a new trend, these Y-strap suspenders may be just the item you need to complete a World War II era military uniform.
For $13.95, you will receive two pairs of the Austrian leather field suspenders.
Austrian Leather Field Suspenders
The Austrian leather field suspenders are used military surplus items in good condition. Each pair of suspenders is constructed from high quality leather and includes steel buckles that provide a secure attachment. They are only available in one size, as the straps are adjustable and subscribe to a “one size fits most” approach. The shoulder straps also utilize a soft padding to prevent the tough leather from becoming too uncomfortable.
Though these suspenders were designed originally to be worn with WWII era Austrian military uniforms, a little polish and elbow grease can buff these into a stylish fashion accessory. They will also make a fine addition to any military buff’s WWII collection.
Consider the Austrian leather field suspenders for:
- Stage and theater production
- Movie production
- Dress clothing
Suspenders, known by some as braces, are traditionally used in place of a belt to hold up pants. Invented in 1822 by Albert Thurston, modern suspenders were widely used until they were characterized as underwear – making public displays of suspenders improper. That didn’t stop Larry King, however, who is perhaps the world’s foremost suspenders enthusiast.
They have also traditionally been a large part of skinhead fashion.