It's very quiet and subtle, and yet appealing. Part of the appeal is that it has a provenance. Another is that I found it at a small town auction some years ago in Indiana, and no one else wanted it. There's nothing quite like the feeling that you see a diamond and no one else does, is there? And if I had any doubts, I then found a photo of C.Z. Guest in a very similar suit by, yes, the Main Man.
1950s Mainbocher Silk Suit, now available at