The Fairchild Encyclopedia Of Menswear
The Fairchild Encyclopedia of Menswear
The Fairchild Encyclopedia of Menswear is an exhaustively researched and comprehensive resource for students, retailers, customers, journalists, and anyone else who is interested in what men wear and why they wear it.
Is San Francisco the new fashion capital . . . ? "The city's influence on men's fashion is way out of proportion to its population," Gavenas says. . . . --Richard Torregrossa in The San Francisco Chronicle
About the Author
After beginning in daily newspapers, Mary Lisa Gavenas covered the menswear and textile industries as an editor in the Fairchild division of Conde Nast. She also has worked as a senior editor at Glamour, Mirabella, and InStyle. Gavenas has been a columnist for Elle, editor-in-chief of a trade magazine covering children's fashion, and a copywriter on Madison Avenue, as well as writing about menswear for periodicals including The Hollywood Reporter, The Sunday New York Times Magazine, and People. She was recently named a Fellow at the Leon Levy Center for Biography.