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  1. Boehlkeism

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    April 30, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ‘…consumers today are expected to pay for a clothing brand’s advertising, which can be described as a form of admitting …
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  2. Cary Grant’s Style Philosophy

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    April 30, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Originally published in five parts on ‘This Week’ magazine, 1962, the following is the only public article from Grant’s pen …
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  3. Interview with ‘unbelragazzo’

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    April 30, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    VR: Your age and occupation? UBR: I’m 31 years old and I’m a professor. VR: Your educational background? UBR: I have …
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  4. J. Alfred Prufrock

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    April 29, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    I grow old… I grow old… I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled. Shall I part my hair …
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  5. Interview with Patrik Löf

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    April 29, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ’37 years old, founder of Skoaktiebolaget. I started working when I was 18 and never stopped. I guess I’m what …
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  6. Prince Charles’ 40-year-old Lobbs

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    April 28, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Prince Charles does love his Lobbs. A few years ago, British newspapers, ever hungry for headlines and pun-filled titles, turned …
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  7. How to Wear an Odd Vest

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    April 28, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Odd vests, or waistcoats in Blighty, are tailored vests sold without a complementing jacket and trousers. They are surely among …
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  8. Interview with Jan P. Myhre

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    April 28, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ’52 years of age. Bespoke Shoe and Bootmaker. Lithographer, Art Director, Shoemaker, which includes the crafts Lastmaker, Pattern Cutter, Closer and …
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  9. Prince Philip’s Style

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    April 28, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    A few years ago, Financial Times devoted a column to the style of Prince Philip. Menswear journalist Mansel Fletcher lists …
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  10. Patrick Bateman

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    April 27, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ‘Now, John, you have to wear clothes in proportion to your physique. There are definite dos and don’ts, good buddy, …
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