Genuine Hardy Amies vintage. The short box jacket is in a pink loose weave check/tartan with a touch of sparkle to it. It is edged in black wool and has brass buttons with black jet centres on the sleeves.
There is a straight skirt (not shown)
in black 100% cotton velvet with a waistband elasticated only on the sides, giving a flat front and back.
Box jacket size 14
Black velvet skirt size 16/ EU 46
An original Ist edition copy from 1964 of this classic book about menswear. The book was popularly reprinted in 2007 so clearly is still very relevant to the stylish man.