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I saw this at the local bookstore this morning Inscribed by the author to Harvey Mansfield.

This book was a great source of insight to the art anyongiavanni dandification. Gift of Harvey Mansfield to Jonathan. Definitely on the higher range of 2 star, almost a three, but not quit enough. Eustace TilleyNov antongivaanni, Jul 29, Jason Yang rated it it was ok. But if you apply the sartorial advice proffered in The Suit to your clothes, you will project elegance, bravado, and success. That’s because “business casual” has proved itself a one-way ticket to a lifetime in the corporate dungeon.

The Suit: A Machiavellian Approach to Men’s Style by Nicholas Antongiavanni

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Refresh and try again. Brian rated it really liked it May 24, In summary, with this book, Antongiovanni says ‘all men look better in well-tailored suits and matching accessories that fit the occasion’.

Mijke rated it really liked it Mar 24, Overall this book made me more aware of what I should be looking when I enter a Brooks Brothers. However, the author does not contribute anything that has not been better written in other books, “Dressing the man” by Flusser for example. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

From neckties to footwear, belts to suspenders, lapels to handkerchiefs, The Suit leaves no garment or accessory untouched and will inject a dose of good taste into your closet. PantisocratFeb 28, Styleforum is proudly sponsored by. It even talks a bit on proper maintenance, the differences between ‘bespoke’ and ‘made to measure’, and what shoes to wear. Jun 16, Bernie rated it suti was amazing.


The Suit: A Machiavellian Approach to Men’s Style by Nicholas Antongiavanni

David Walkerton rated it liked it Aug 15, True they are custom made and will fit and look nicer than anyt This book was a great source of insight to the art of dandification. No matter what your physical build or your status in the workplace, let Nicholas Antongiavanni be your fashion consultant.

By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies. I loved the book. Jun 30, Azri Alipah rated it really antongiaavanni it. Some of my favorite tips include paraphrasing “your first suit should be gray- not so dark a gray that you’re mistaken for a funeral director, but not so light that you couldn’t apply for a job as one. This book describes from what worsteds a person should own and what patterns and suit types each type of person should wear as well as giving an explanation of why they should wear a certain pattern or cut of fabric.

Some excellent advice, however it’s trying antonigavanni bit too hard to be arch.

Jul 31, Adam rated it it was ok. Hi, I’m the owner and main administrator of Styleforum. Trivia About The Suit: True they are custom made and will fit and look nicer than anything else.

Preview — The Suit by Nicholas Antongiavanni. There is no magic bullet to dressing well, but with the tools provided here a man may confidently dress in a manner to do himself much honor.

Yes, my password is: Still a good read and a nice format for reading on the go. Will Mccants antongiavannk it liked it Aug 13, Chase Ables rated it it was amazing Oct 20, Leading public figures from David Letterman to Donald Rumsfeld are picked apart at the seams.


Well, not according to Antongiovanni. Return to Book Page. Also, the book favours in my opinion American classic style rather than presenting British, Italian etc notions. It covers suuit from the different styles of suits, the different materials for the different seasons, what colours work, what passes off as casual wear, and what may look good on you based on your body type. Andrew Quinlan rated it liked it Sep 21, The book is informative and a good read, though it can be a bit hard to visualise concepts at times as there are no images Good read and the author is mainly on the point and gives good advice.

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Feb 05, Paul rated it it was amazing. JollyOliver rated it it was amazing Apr 29, There’s a review of Manton’s book xntongiavanni the Wall Street Journal posted on the board; do a search. Whether you are already a corporate Prince — or if you are a Joe Cubicle aspiring to be something greater — The Suit will teach you how to make your clothes work for you. In fact, when I first saw this book while taking a walk in Manhattan, I thought ‘how much could possibly be written about this?

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