Even though white is the symbol of purity, is never innocent white men in suits. Probablyare the pursuit of one thing: life, love, money, fame or notoriety… There is also a symbol of self-confidence white suit.
As I think about wearing a white suit. Primarily not practical, you will eat it carefully, you’ll not press puddles; dry cleaning or something useless, white result. White men’s suit, just like the white Rolls Royce; size of, slightly hick, self-directed, sexuality, and refers to cash.
If a man wearing a white suit, he knows to attract attention. As noted by the person wearing, the person seeing brings the other people to your mind: Ernest Hemingway, Evelyn Waugh, Graham Greene, Mick Jagger, John Lennon, Jay Z, etc…
White suit is a uniform. But the office rather than the street, or the uniform of the café culture. In holiday region lightweight shabby, circulating with linen dress, tanned, handsome are there. Suits, are trademark such as Armani or Zegna. White suit, such must be worn.
The mafia bosses, in movies usually wear a white suit. “Father” in the film, such as Fanucci … of the blood red, is a completely different effect on the white. In movies or novels, going overseas, British or American men do wear white suits. Michael Herr ‘s Vietnam War told by the book, “dispatches”, the American CIA types, Saigon’s in the cafe, sit and read the white suit, for example. Musicians from rappers to rockers as well, one white suit fans. Their part of the work is to draw attention though. Really wanted to take care of, and you are a man who want to stop the traffic, certainlyYou must wear a white suit.
“Lawrence of Arabia” After receiving movie in Oscar, and Best Actor after the candidate must have hit the ceiling Peter O’Toole’s ego. The first job is to get himself a white suit, and then had to get a white Rolls Royce.
One of the most favorite story: “The Great Gatsby”. And of course, he had not seen for five years, while the opposite Daisy, Gatsby’s white suit to wear, is no coincidence. Was planned. Gatsby, with white suit, good and pure man, he wants to show that.
In the mid 70s, the film gives a different meaning to the white suit, “Saturday Night Fever”. The person is John Travolta. New York in the 70s, disco circulating the suburbs, a man’s style, from the British colony, think that might be ridiculous. His costume, source of inspiration, were mobsters. Is interesting to note Travolta, an Oscar nominee for the first time, while suit was white dress; The second nomination “Pulp Fiction” in with black-suited character won the right.
Of The Modern Timethe most recognized white suit fan, American journalist and writer Tom Wolfe. Around 40 Pieces, with a white suit, Wolfe, when asked why he wore the white suit, “1960, I made to myself a white suit. and I noticed how people’s nerves, “he says. The author, is partner Norman Mailer said: “Continuous, especially in New York, suit wearing white men are an idiot.”
Wolfe, from time to time, is a metaphorical meaning of the white suit, rebellious, and the playfully sides, it represents, he said: “I have a crisp white car, intra white. The ceiling is covered with synthetic white. Seats, white leather, wheel rims, and tire sidewall, white ‘I spend so much time on the highway, I cause attention? “I thought.” Wolfe’s really about that likes attention, we agreed I suppose.
Today’s most popular series, “Lost” as a part of, “White Suit” dubbed a character familiar. Jin, father in law, Paik’s, to do the dirty jobs, while the “White Suit” guiding him with him. White suit, as you know here purity and goodness indicator course no.
“Tom Sawyer” creator Mark Twain, always the white suit he wore everywhere. Almost always seen in a white suit, he must be the only man. Except the Pope. In 1906, the cause of the white suit wear, journalists, he explained: “A man, when the 71 years like me, somber clothing, it is pushed to the depression, I think … Light-colored clothing portrays the soul.”
Twain, author likes to shock all those around him. The white suit, using this purpose, it may be subject. That many men in those days, in summer, white, linen, suits, wore, but Twain, in the winter months, started to wear. Some of his most noteworthy people on the planet, was says. Twain was like this image.
In the last 10 years of his life, if you look at the photo, which wear nothing but white suit can have concluded. But, says that those who knew him closely, in fact, did not always wear white men suit. To photographed, to guess where he was going that way. You can see the intellect in man; 100 years ago, in popular culture, understand the importance of image, he behaved accordingly.