The Englishman s Suit

An account of the development of the suit, from the seventeenth century to the present day, from the mysteries of button placement to the influences of princes and kings as early trend setters.

The Englishman s Suit

An account of the development of the suit, from the seventeenth century to the present day, from the mysteries of button placement to the influences of princes and kings as early trend setters.

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The Englishman's Suit
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Hardy Amies
Categories: Costume
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Quartet Books (UK)

An account of the development of the suit, from the seventeenth century to the present day, from the mysteries of button placement to the influences of princes and kings as early trend setters.
Sharp Suits
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Eric Musgrave
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-10 - Publisher: Pavilion

Eric has written about fashion for over 25 years. An award-winning editor-in-chief of Drapers, the UK's top fashion business weekly, he has also held senior roles at Men's Wear, International Textiles (Amsterdam), Fashion Weekly and Sportswear International (Milan). He was the launch editor of men's style mag, For Him Magazine
The Suit
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Christopher Breward
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

Be as in love with your jeans, sweatpants, or flannels as you want, it’s hard to refute the sumptuous feel of a finely tailored suit—as well as the statement of power that comes with it. For over a century the suit has dominated wardrobes, its simple form making it the
House of Nutter
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Lance Richardson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-10 - Publisher: Random House

A wildly entertaining biography of the British fashion designer who set the trends for rock royalty from the Beatles to Mick Jagger to Elton John. Tommy Nutter was a visionary tailor in the bespoke tradition who dressed everybody from Lord Montagu of Beaulieu to Twiggy, who outfitteds three of the
El Fureidis
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Susanna Cummins Maria Susanna Cummins, Maria Cummins
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-19 - Publisher: Applewood Books

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