• Icons of Style: Truman Capote


    In his closet: Tuxedos, bow ties, Fair Isle sweaters, cardigans, trench coat, polo shirts, club collar shirts, Prince Albert slippers, chalk-stripe suits, tweed topcoat

    Iconic look: Thick framed eyeglasses, peak lapel tuxedo

    Key accessories: Alligator leather watch strap, cigarette, female socialite

    Thing you can't imitate: His flamboyance

    Feb 27, 2013 | Permalink (4) Total Comments

    Joe L left a comment on 3/1/2013 at 7:21 PM:

    There’s a photo that GQ published a few years ago with Truman Capote at a dinner party at George Plimpton’s apartment.  It looks like it’s right out of Mad Men set.  I found the link.  It’s worth a gander, and it shows how much style everything had back then. athttp://jamiemalanowski.com/blogwp/2010/08/

    M Arthur left a comment on 2/28/2013 at 10:57 PM:

    With the exception of Philip Seymour Hoffman!

    M Arthur left a comment on 2/28/2013 at 10:52 PM:

    Thing you can’t imitate…......the voice.

    Andy M. left a comment on 2/28/2013 at 4:48 PM:

    Loving the classic E-Type pics.