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Back to Formality

London, United Kingdom, April 1950

Back to Formality, London, United Kingdom, April 1950
'Photographed in Savile Row, this bowler-hatted trio typify the formal trend in masculine fashion. Left to right, Peter Coats, former Comptroller to Field Marshal Earl Wavell in India, now on the staff of Condé Nast Publications. William Aykroyd, who was awarded the Military Cross for service in Normandy, and Mark Gilbey, a cousin of the well-known Edwardian sportsman and clothes-critic Sir Walter Gilbey.' British Vogue, April 1950.

London, United Kingdom, April 1950

Publication

British Vogue

Decade

1950s

Category

Fashion

Designer

Savile Row tailors