A lavish tribute to classic men's fashion through the years--from pajamas to tuxedos.
Would we have loved Humphrey Bogart as much in Casablanca without his elegant tux and trench coat? Thanks to the starriest male celebrities and their fashion choices, certain clothes became staples in men's fashion. This lavish volume presents the 20 essential elements of a man's wardrobe, items that have become iconic through the years. They cover the spectrum, from ties to tuxedos, shoes to pajamas, tailor-made suits to polo shirts, right up to indispensable accessories such as watches, cufflinks, hats, and sunglasses.
Giuseppe Ceccarelli is a fashion editor for various men's fashion magazines, both Italian (Gentlemen) and foreign (Essential Homme, the Middle East and Mexican editions of Esquire, DSection, and the English online magazine Homme Style). He also teaches triennial and Master courses at the IED and Marangoni institutes. He specialized in History of Fashion Publishing, Fashion Show Analysis, Trend Forecasting and Development, and Fashion Writing.