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Old 05-19-2018, 09:48 AM   #1
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I feel like there needs to be a page to chat about the suits Indy wears in the tv series. There are some great outfits in that series. Especialy the ones with waistcoats and suspenders. Does anybody know more about Indy's outfits in the show?
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Old 05-19-2018, 10:40 AM   #2
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I love his outfit from the Translyvania part of Masks of Evil. I also love how his costume foreshadows at times the classic Indy gear. Obviously, it's not the same, but put in silhouette and you could mistake it.
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Old 05-20-2018, 12:38 PM   #3
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Certainly! I like his suit in the final scenes of Winds of Change, when he leaves his home. Something that I noticed too, young Indy wears his waistcoat with all buttons closed. Whereas in Raiders and Last Crusade he wears the bottom button undone. I thought this was quite interesting.
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Does anybody know more about Indy's outfits in the show?
Hello, James. Welcome to The Raven!

I know quite a bit about this but my expertise is mainly with his military duds. Straight off the bat, I can tell you that most of his fedoras were made by Herbert Johnson. (An inside label is even visible during one of the episodes...can't remember which one right now.)

The beige outfit that L'il Indy wears in Egypt, Benares, Greece, etc. is a mini-version of a Norfolk hunting jacket & knickerbockers. Tell-tale signs being his belt and traces of box pleats running up & down both sides of the front. The pleats are visible in certain scenes, barely, and are pretty much flattened out (due to the rigours of travelling, we must assume) but he is definitely wearing a Norfolk.

Re: Young Indy Gear and Props:
Two summers ago in Barcelona, I bought a vintage, WW1 Belgian Congo pith helmet that perfectly matches Indy's from 1916/17...minus the cap badge. Been meaning to post pictures but procrastination (& then Photobucket) put the kibosh on that.

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I love his outfit from the Translyvania part of Masks of Evil.
That's a cool one, for sure, and probably my favourite of his 'civilian' clothes, although he does looks great in Istanbul, too. His leather coat in "Verdun" and "Attack of the Hackmen" also rocks, big time.
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