That’s how I feel about Alan Flusser’s Clothes and the Man. Focus on Timeless Style — Flusser makes a clear and compelling case for a traditional and. Since , Alan Flusser Custom has created the finest custom clothing made right Random House publishes Flusser’s second book Clothes and the Man. INSCRIBED by Alan Flusser: Dear Ted, / To a very stylish guy! / I can not imagine a better model for / my clothes. / Best regards, / 5/19/86 Alan F. Fine in a near.

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Dressing The Man: Mastering The Art Of Permanent Fashion By Alan Flusser – Book Review

Flusser assumes that a man will be buying his clothing bespoke or at least having it adjusted to fit, which can be irritating if you don’t have the money to do that.

There’s little attention paid to more contemporary items like denim or T-shirts, other than to dismiss them as overly casual. You know how some books just get better with age? Becoming by Michelle Obama Hardcover Book 3.

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Michael rated it it was amazing Feb 08, One of the best books of all time. Very thorough, filled with some of the best illustrations of superior male style from the past, notably, Astaire, Grant etc. Aug 22, Jim Listworth rated it it was amazing. Nov 28, Mauricio rated it it was amazing.


When Flusser went to meet Douglas in his apartment, he was wearing suede shoes, a double-breasted suit, horizontal striped shirt, and pinned collar. While there are sites like Bespoke Unit that offer high levels of value, just about anyone who knows anything about clothes will agree that one man literally wrote the book on how men can remain permanently fashionable.

Dec 28, Michael rated it really liked it Shelves: This item was just ok. Even though the author may write better books, that first one just sits better with you as you know it was made when the author was hungry and he had less of a budget.

Rich rated it liked it Jun 08, Book ReviewsHistorySuits 0 Comments. Flusser teaches us how to do just that.

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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Heather rated it liked it Jan 09, Show More Show Less. Refresh and try again. It’s a very wide-ranging guide to the fundamentals of quality menswear and a great introduction for beginning dressers as well as a resource for more experienced men of style.

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That man is Alan Flusser. The diagrams on how to tie the three basic necktie knots and the bow tie, pocket square folding diagrams, instruction on dressing for large, small and tall body sizes, the four seasons, and how to amass stylish sportswear that will never go out of style makes this book worth the effort ghe inter-library loan.

There is no one author and no one book who has influenced modern menswear culture like Alan Flusser and Dressing The Man. Perfect book-pages never turned.

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Lists with This Book. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Preview — Clothes and the Man by Alan Flusser. Not only are there plenty of visuals, but those visuals are used in a pedagogical way. Hardcover Alan Dean Foster Books.