George Bryan ‘Beau’ Brummell
set the standard for mid-19th century men’s fashion.
He was a fashion visionary and risk taker.
Having introduced the suit and tie, which
became a staple in menswear,
he has secured his spot in the annals
of fashion history.
(image from fashion.telegraph.co.uk):
Creative director of Alexander McQueen –
offered a distinctive, modern take on men’s suiting,
for autumn/winter 2013.
Reminiscent of a Beau Brummell approach
to men’s fashion, the collection is:
out of the box
classic material with unconventional patterning
and in instances unique silhouette /styling.
The effect is immediate.
A man wearing a statement suit attracts attention.
So gentlemen, what are you waiting for? …
(image from hdfbcover.com):
Menswear, a/w 2013