Acquiring some vintage threads can take a cool look to the next level. Those who successfully rock modern trends alongside hard-to-find garments from yesteryear may get lots of compliments on their unique outfits, but the secret is that any guy with the right approach can pull off a combo of new and vintage clothes.

Sorting the secondhand trash from the treasure can be a challenge, so we’ve compiled some tips to keep you looking fresh while donning timeless garments that haven’t dated since their first outings on fashion’s most memorable men.