There are unseen and unspoken principles of style that can make you look spectacular once you follow them. Ignoring these principles, however, often results in a shabby outfit and dull appearance. Mastering these principles are key to portraying effortless elegance and the only way to do such a thing is to look at how these principles came about and why they work so well.
True Style: The History and Principles of Classic Menswear, deftly dives into the inner workings of style to unearth the principles that make a well put together outfit command everyone’s attention. Using historical progression as a starting point, Boyer goes into detail about the guidelines to mix and match colors, textures, and patterns. All this information is conveyed in a cleverly written manner that constantly keeps you engaged.
The only way to evoke true style is to understand the secret rules now laid bare in this book.