‘Dandyism’ Category

  1. Dandies and Dandies by Max Beerbohm

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    June 8, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    Max Beerbohm’s quintessential essay on dandyism was first published in 1896. Beerbohm chooses to go against the grain of French …
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  2. Beau Brummell’s Colour Principles

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    June 1, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    1. In the composition of colours for dress, there ought to be one predominating colour to which the rest should …
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  3. Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion Exhibition

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    May 31, 2013 by Ville Raivio


  4. Beau Brummell in Quote

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    May 10, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    ‘Civility, my good fellow, may truly be said to cost nothing: if it does not meet with a due return, …
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  5. Pelham’s Maxims

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    May 8, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    I. Do not require your dress so much to fit as to adorn you. Nature is not to be copied, …
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"If John Bull turns around to look at you, you are not well dressed; but either too stiff, too tight, or too fashionable".
~ Beau Brummell

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