Suitable for those who are interested in men's clothes, this pocket-sized gift book provides an alphabetical guide to men's fashion. From the etiquette of dressing to the meaning of technical terms, it takes you through style decisions ranging from blazers and brogues to skiing and sandals. It also includes illustrations from the 60s.
Sir Hardy Amies died in 2003, but his legacy and style continues under his protege Ian Garlant at Hardy Amies Plc. He opened his fashion house in 1945 and became Dressmaker by Appointment to Her Majesty The Queen. Famous for menswear and his keen eye for classic style, Amies had a regular fashion column in Esquire magazine.