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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Definitely on the higher range of 2 star, almost a three, but not quit enough. Great book, but no pictures.
It even talks a bit on proper maintenance, the differences between ‘bespoke’ and ‘made to measure’, and what shoes to wear. No matter what your physical build or your status in the workplace, let Nicholas Antongiavanni be your fashion consultant.
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. There’s a review antongiavannl Manton’s book from the Wall Street Journal posted on the board; do a search.
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 The one thing I did not like is that, almost everything came back to bespoke items. Finally, thanks for being a part of this community.
The debates over double-breasted vs. No trivia or quizzes yet. The author gives useful and helpful hints ahtongiavanni what to wear and why. You don’t wear it out in the streets, because dry-cleaning can get expensive. Sebastian rated it really liked it Feb 13, That’s because “business casual” has proved itself a one-way ticket to a lifetime in the corporate dungeon.
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EuitNov 1, PantisocratFeb 28, Jun 19, Nicholas rated it really liked it. This book describes from what worsteds a person should own and what patterns and suit types each type of person antomgiavanni wear as well as giving an explanation of why they should wear a certain pattern or cut of fabric.
However, I feel a little less time could have been spent on this topic, or it given its own section in the book. Eustace TilleyNov 1, Does the original English version have the illustrations translated version I’ve read didn’t have them?
Exquisitely written, entertaining, and illuminating little book. Will Mccants rated it liked it Aug 13, An excellent introduction to men’s suits, especially helpful if you have no idea at all.
Dec 12, Adam rated it liked it. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Tony rated it really liked it Sep 24, Antongiavvanni 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.
Mijke rated it really liked it Mar 24, Perhaps someone should start a thread where we could add pictures via a power-point presentation. The Suit is much more than a simple how-to manual — Antongiavanni packs these pages with insightful and sometimes stinging commentary on celebrities and the clothes they wear. Duncan Berry rated it really liked it Apr 28, Ultimately, while this was a quick read, I didn’t really feel like it was worth my time.
JollyOliver rated it it was amazing Apr 29, Also, the book favours in my opinion American classic style rather xntongiavanni presenting British, Italian etc notions. Search Media New Media.
With The SuitNicholas Antongiavanni provides a masterly manual on what it takes to succeed: It is written in the style of the Prince, which is kind of funny and antogiavanni detract much. Gift of Harvey Mansfield to Jonathan. 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. Refresh and try again.
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Still a good read and a nice format for reading on the go. The book contained many things I already new. Styleforum is proudly sponsored by. From neckties to footwear, belts to suspenders, lapels to handkerchiefs, The Suit leaves no garment or accessory untouched and will inject a antonviavanni of good taste into your closet. Trivia About The Suit: It’s both well written and filled with tips that can help any man find the right suit.
There is rhe magic bullet to dressing well, but with the tools provided here a man may confidently dress in a manner to do himself much honor. It covers everything 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. No, create an account now. Overall this book made me more aware of what I should be looking when I enter a Brooks Brothers.