“His illustrated book traces the history of Savile Row and its influence on men’s fashion over the past two centuries….For those seeking a definitive treatise on the power of dress, look no further.” ~OUT Magazine
"...a new tome as handsome as its subject." ~New York Times
"With engaging text accompanied by hundreds of photos and illustrations, Sherwood delivers a portrait of modern Savile Row..." ~Metro Source
"...lavishly illustrated and encyclopedic in scope" ~Luxist.com
James Sherwood writes for the Financial Times and the International Herald Tribune. He curated "The London Cut", an exhibition shown at the Palazzo Pitti in Florence and the British embassies in Paris and Tokyo.
Tom Ford, former creative director of Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent, opened his eponymous fashion house in 2006. He directed his first feature film, A Single Man, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival in 2009.
This book has many photographs in it showing fine English haberdashery. It also gives a lot interesting background information. Read morePublished on June 14, 2013 by Joseph C. Walker
As the man of fashion interested in dress is keenly concerned in the "appearance" one presents of oneself, anyone interested in fine modern menswear will love the pretty pictures... Read morePublished on May 23, 2013 by Avid reader
This is a great book, well documented. It is way bigger than expected in size though. So far my second favorite book on men's style after Flusser's. I highly recommend it.Published on July 27, 2012 by Dry
I bought Savile Row the master Tailors for $70 thinking it was about the tailors on Savile Row,all it was about was the shops on Savile Row,I also bought Bespoke the mens style of... Read morePublished on July 20, 2011 by Joseph Mcaveety