The blog of Gieves & Hawkes has posted a write-up on its party last week for Callahan & Adams, but even more interesting is a Pinterest page, a virtual rogues gallery of sartorial mug shots, of the event’s attendees.
What better opportunity, we thought, to revive one of our most notorious regular features, the “Who’s The Dandy?” sartorial showdowns.
We’ve narrowed the contestants down to eight. At the bottom of this post you’ll find polling software to cast your vote (and even more enticing, monitor the results as they come in). There is no specific criteria for this contest (such as the unanswerable riddle what does 21st-century dandyism look like). You could say we’re simply courting the popular vote. Who’s outfit do you like best?
Above is Mr. A, while below Mr. B:
Mr. C kindly solicits your vote:
As does D:
E (for effortless?):
Here’s Mr. G, demonstrating the skillful employment of solids:
And finally Mr. H, who, like Mr. A, has given the impression that he has either just come from, or is on his way to, an altogether more important event:
Those are the contestants. Now tell us whom you like best: