Ivy Aesthetic

Starting tomorrow there will be a major change around here. Your browser will redirect you from Ivy-Style.com to our new home at Ivy-Aesthetic.com.

After ridiculing the term for years, I’ve finally decided to embrace it. I believe the extra syllables of “aesthetic” will give this website a more contemporary identity, as well as confer upon its content greater authority in the eyes of future historians.

We will of course have a new logo (above), though after considering a Greco-Roman font, we decided to keep the collegiate lettering.

But while our name and URL will change, we’ll continue to deliver the same content, including historic documents on Ivy:




And contemporary Japanese trad:


I thank you for your support, and it remains my privilege to inform and entertain you. — CHRISTIAN CHENSVOLD