Fleet Week Special: Swabbie Art

Everyone loves sailors right? Here are some photos and art to remind you why in celebration of Fleet Week in NYC.



We are smack gob in the middle of Fleet Week in NYC (May 21 through May 27). Fleet Week is a U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard tradition in which active military ships recently deployed in overseas operations dock in a variety of major cities for one week. Once the ships dock, the crews can enter the city and visit its tourist attractions. And so you have a city swarming with swabbies. Even Carrie on Sex and the City (almost) gets into the action. To help celebrate and support our seamen, we have assembled a collection of art and photography devoted to the men at sea.

Vintage sailors enjoying the fit of a good sailor's uniform.

Tags: Art, Photography