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Limited-edition T-shirts raises money for Whiting Bros. sign restoration

Retro — Relive the Route, a group that aims to improve historic preservation and tourism in the Edgewood and Moriarty area of New Mexico, is selling a limited-edition T-shirt that will help raise the funds to restore the signs at…

Vintage fashion shopping in Amarillo

Andrew Evans of National Geographic’s Digital Nomad site is spending the next month or so traveling in the state of his birth, Texas. One of his first dispatches comes from Rag and Bone Antiques, along the Sixth Street (aka Route…

Tucumcari used for fashion photo spread by Marie Claire magazine

In December, French fashion photographer Thierry Le Goues, model Katelyn Pascavis, and a large crew from Dodge Burn Foto descended on the Route 66 town of Tucumcari, N.M., and its landmark Blue Swallow Motel for several days for a photo shoot…

John Lasseter’s Hawaiian shirts

John Lasseter, director of the 2006 Disney-Pixar animated film “Cars” and the upcoming “Cars 2,” showed a reporter his collection of more than 300 Hawaiian shirts. And, yes, he wears them. You’ll see the Route 66 shield several times on…

Next on the Mother Road

Next, a fashion website based in Great Britain, recently had a film shoot on Route 66 in West Hollywood to the Mojave Desert. Here’s a behind-the-scenes video: Here’s the finished product: Dig the soundtrack by the Dandy Warhols. Like this:Like…

Tying the knot on Route 66

The Brides of Oklahoma magazine released its spring/summer issue Friday, which includes a photo shoot of wedding gowns on Route 66. A behind-the-scenes video can is below. Sharp-eyed viewers will see the Round Barn of Arcadia and the Sidewalk Highway…

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