Tag Archives: Vintage Leather


VINTAGE VARSITY JACKETS are a cool, casual look for retro fans of any age!  Once reserved for the star athlete, they now appear on everyone from models to Michael Jackson. They work well for a great ’80s look, as you might remember flicks like Revenge Of The Nerds and Teen Wolf. We may even have your school if you’re lucky.  Either way, come down to METROPOLIS VINTAGE and find a Varsity or Letterman Jacket that suits you!  We’ve also got a selection on our online ETSY shop which you can check out HERE!


Vintage Motorcycle Jackets

Their is a reason that our LOGO is a motorcycle rider, because here at Metropolis one of our specialties for over 20 years has been the MC Jacket. Well that is a long time and for that time we have always keep a LARGE selection of vintage motorcycle jackets in stock at our store, big sizes and small sizes, we are always getting in new ones each month so stop on by at our East Village.

Bomber Jackets

We carry in our store a large selection of vintage leather bomber jackets. Based on the WWII design of the B-15 fight jacket, the civilian issue leather has been a staple of the American Leather jacket company’s for many years. And as a American classic we here at Metropolis always keep a large stock of vintage Leather bomber jacket in stock of you choosing.

Vintage Varsity Jackets In Stock In Store

We have a great selection of vintage varsity jackets. If you want to buy these jackets you need to come into the store Metropolis or you can check out our jackets on line HERE. There are all different types of shapes,colors, letters, names, teams and sizes. The varsity jackets are made out of wool and leather. So come by the store and pick one, two or maybe 3. You never know if your grandparents or parents have worn one of the varsitys.


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Recent Shoppers Chloe Sevigny & Julian Casablancas of The Strokes

SPOTTED: Chloe Sevigny & Julian Casablancas at Metropolis Vintage

Chloe Sevigny checked out the new 2nd level of Metropolis and picked up a few Boy London vintage T shirts, while Julian Casablancas (lead singer of The Strokes) was wowed by Metropolis’ shoe & boot collection.

It’s All About The Guys!

Men, Walk with Style from Metropolis

So we already have plenty of ladies shopping for shoes at our store, but we also have an amazing collection of Men’s shoes too.  We have a variety of looks from boots, lacers, Docs, but it’s all about the dress shoe today.  The following are some haute finds that won’t last long so stop in soon!

The Don Draper :: Madmen shoes at Metropolis Vintage NYC

“The Don Draper” :: Madmen season is finished but keep it going w/ “The Draper” 100% original 1960 “Florshines” with just the right amount of pointy toe and wing tip to get all the girls loving you

Leather Dress Shoes :: Metropolisl Vintage

“The Sweetness” ::  with a little bit of suger all is possible, put on this Italian style and you look like candy to all who are important

Newwave Killers at Metropolis Vintage

“Newwave Killers” :: Walk with style in these great kick ass mens shoes.

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November 1st 2009

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