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Winner: American Fashion Menswear Book

Winner: American Fashion Menswear Book
2010/04/19 Maya H.
  • Question: Who do you think is the single most influential menswear designer and why?
  • Contest Rules: Simply answer the question....
  • Contest Timing: April 5th - 17th
  • Winner: Patrick....who said "Although not a designer in the contemporary sense, the most influential menswear designer is Beau Brummel (1778-1840). He gave us the suit, the collar and tie and modern trousers."
  • Note: Thank you to all of the participants for your creative and personally inspiring answers.  We selected Patrick because, indeed, Beau Brummel can be credited with the creation of the men's suit concept...and where would any fashionable man be without it?!