Not sure how we got on their mailing list, but we’ve been getting the J. Peterman Catalog for a while now. It’s a bit pricey for me, and they don’t really carry my size, so I haven’t bought anything from it.
But, oh!, the illustrations! There’s not much for photos of merchandise, it’s illustrations instead. Here’s an example of one the dresses:
Here’s another example from the men’s section:
And the descriptions of the items are fun to read too. They really go out of their way to link a mood or feeling or mental image to the items they are selling.
As I said, while their items are not in my size (and not quite in my budget either), I look forward to every catalog we get from them just to see what they have and to admire the craft of their illustrators and writers.