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“The Gentlemen of Bacongo” is a book Released in 2009, by Photographer Daniele Tamagni. The book features a subculture in the Congo where men express their creativity through their clothing. They are part of a cultural movement called Le Sape “a clique of extraordinarily dressed dandies from the Congo. Despite years war and abject poverty, these men dress in tailored suits, silk ties, and immaculate footwear
This is Africa, our Africa
James Bond has undoubtedly inspired the way the suit is worn today. This article talks in detail about Sean Connery’s unique, timeless suits in “Dr No”.
This is a fantastic article for those interested in learning about the basics of men’s suits and how James Bond has inspired the look of the modern man.