Gentlemen Only

“A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.” – George Bernard Shaw William Lygon, 7th Earl Beauchamp Ravageurs lend a hand.   by Louis Faurer Michael Madsen, Quentin Tarantino   Beams – F/W 2015-2016       “I can make a lord, but only God can make a gentleman.” – King […]

Gentlemen Only

      “I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words together.”     – Charles Dickens       Ball at Belvoir Castle by Burt Glinn Burt Glinn / Magnum Gieves & Hawkes: The Invention of the English Gentleman Photography by Bruno Ehrs Badsworth Hunt buttons made […]

Gents Only

“You are mistaken; he is not a gentleman but a sir. Just a sir.  For a gentleman is grander and a rare acquaintance.”  ― Richelle E. Goodrich via:dandyism Famous Mustaches Hurd Hatfield (1917-1998) in The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1945. gentlemansessentials “Gentleman: An imaginary creature found in Jane Austen novels.”  ― Natalya Vorobyova via:dandyism via:dandyism “Being male […]

Gentlemen Only

Cambridge University Boat Club From Rowing Blazers by Jack Carlson Covert coat Gentlemen boots pocket square Boglioli Spring Summer 2016 via:holdhard Gunter Sachs, Gianni Agnelli and Porfirio Rubirosa at the Monaco Grand Prix, by Countess Marina Cicogna. AMBITION Pair of shoulder chains, 11th King Edward’s Own Lancers (Probyn’s Horse), 1913 Legend has it that officers […]

The Elegant Man

Elegant Gray Cary Grant photographed at his oceanfront home, c. late 1930s. checked bow tie Ronald Colman the glamorous suit “Isn’t elegance forgetting what one is wearing?”    ― Yves Saint Laurent   Dapper Stripes   tux via:richardaldur via:gentlemansessentials because all men should have a cape… Christian Pellizzari FW ‘15/16 “The tough thing about describing Clark […]

Gentlemen Only

“If you’re all grown up, as you insist, then you’re old enough to recognize heat between a man and a woman. And it’s there between us. I’m not a saint, Saskia. I’m not one of your respectful human boys. If you ask me, I’m not going to be a gentleman.” “Sainted bloody earth.” She’d finally […]

An American in Paris

    Ralph Lauren     An American in Paris   Ann Street Studio NYC       Jamie Beck, Ann Street Studio:   “I had heard about Ralph’s, Ralph Lauren’s restaurant on the famous Boulevard Saint German in the Latin Quarter of Paris, and when I walked through the archway I knew this was the place I had […]