ABC of Men's FashionsBook - 2007
A man should look as if he has bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten all about them. For all menand indeed all women who are interested in mens clotheshere is an alphabetical guide to mens fashion written with wit and expert knowledge. From the etiquette of dressing for all occasions to the meaning of technical terms, Hardy Amiess skillful eye guides you safely through style decisions on everything from blazers and brogues to skiing and sandals. No man can afford to be without this classic style bible. EXHIBITION SCHEDULE: Victoria and Albert Museum, London, September 22, 2007January 6, 2008 Theres no such thing as adesigner of menswear-its only history. The suit around the world is based on the english suit, which began in about 1670. Any man, whether hes american, japanese, french or whatever, who wants to be seriously well dressed, looks to theenglishmans suitfor how to achieve it.fromabc of mens fashion
Publisher: New York : Abrams, 2007.
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.