Trump Official Once Wrote Book About Suits in the Voice of Machiavelli to market in under the fake name Nicholas Antongiavanni—an. Originally Posted by TheHoff [IMG] It’s a shout prevention FILTER, DO YOU HEAR WHAT I’M SAYING? OK, how did you do THAT? edit: CBD. Nicholas Antongiavanni is author of The Suit: A Machiavellian Approach to Men’s Style. A world traveller, he resides in New York. Articles found on this site.
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Open Preview See a Problem? 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.
Jul 29, Jason Yang rated it it was ok.
Some excellent advice, however it’s trying a bit too hard to be arch. The debates over double-breasted vs.
Definitely on the higher range of 2 star, almost a three, but not quit enough. PantisocratFeb 28, Overall this book made me more aware of what I should be looking when I enter a Brooks Brothers. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. JollyOliver rated it it was suot Apr 29, There were more than enough examples given and after you looked up what he was discussing if you reread the section there is a perfectly illustrated example.
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No, create an account now. Antongiavanni uses powerful men in the public eye as entertaining examples of how to dress properly and what garish mistakes to avoid. I saw this at the local bookstore this morning That’s because “business casual” has proved itself a one-w “Clothes make the man.
May 08, Bjorn rated it liked it. Lists with This Book.
It even talks a bit on proper maintenance, the differences between ‘bespoke’ and ‘made to measure’, and what shoes to wear. Hardcoverpages. Still a good read and a nice format for reading on the go. You must log in or sign up to reply here.
An excellent introduction to men’s suits, especially helpful if you have no idea at all.
JohnsNotHereFeb 28, Andrew Quinlan rated it liked it Sep 21, Jun 19, Nicholas rated it really liked it. With The SuitNicholas Antongiavanni antongjavanni a masterly manual on what it takes to succeed: No matter what your physical build or your status in the workplace, let Nicholas Antongiavanni be your fashion consultant. We realize that there are many choices today on the internet, and we have all of you to thank for making Styleforum the foremost destination for discussions of menswear.
Jun 30, Azri Alipah rated it really liked it. However, overall the book was relatively boring. This book was a great source of insight to the art of dandification.
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Whether you are already a corporate Prince — or if you are angongiavanni Joe Cubicle aspiring to be something greater — The Suit will teach you how to make your clothes work for you.
Italian, and many others are settled with wit by Antongiavanni’s wealth of knowledge in the art of dress. See 1 question about The Suit….
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. It is written in the style of Machiavelli’s ‘The Prince’ which makes for a good chuckle at times he often uses celebrities as a source of do’s and dont’s.
Leading public figures from David Letterman to Donald Rumsfeld are picked apart at the seams.
aantongiavanni 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. Nov 21, Jonathan added it Shelves: Ultimately, while this was a quick read, I didn’t really feel like it was worth my time.
Gift of Harvey Mansfield to Jonathan. That’s because “business casual” has proved itself a one-way ticket to a lifetime in the corporate dungeon. Perhaps someone should start a thread where we could add pictures via a power-point presentation.
In fact, when I first saw this book while taking a walk in Manhattan, I thought ‘how much could possibly be written about this? Uyiesss rated it liked it Jul 30, Want to Read saving…. Exquisitely written, entertaining, and illuminating little book. Saurabh Singh rated it liked it Feb 19, There’s a review of Manton’s book from the Wall Street Journal posted on the board; do a search. Brian rated it really liked it May 24, TheHoffNov 1,