Alan Flusser

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Alan J. Flusser (born 16 May 1945) is an American author and designer of men's clothing. He owns and operates Alan Flusser Custom in New York City.[1][2]

Early life and education[edit]

Flusser was born in West Orange, New Jersey. In 1979 he founded Alan Flusser Designs. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.

Career[edit]

Flusser designed the wardrobe for Gordon Gekko (played by Michael Douglas) in Wall Street and designed clothing for the films Barbarians at the Gate and Scent of a Woman.

Influence[edit]

Before deciding to focus on his entertainment career, Fonzworth Bentley was an apprentice to Flusser.[3]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Flusser, Alan (1981). Making the Man: The Insider's Guide to Buying Men's Clothes. Simon & Schuster. ISBN 0-671-79147-8.
  • Flusser, Alan (1985). Clothes and the Man: The Principles of Fine Men's Dress. Villard. ISBN 0-394-54623-7.
  • Flusser, Alan (1996). Style and the Man: How and Where to Buy Fine Men's Clothes. HarperCollins. ISBN 0-06-270155-X.
  • Flusser, Alan (2002). Dressing the Man: Mastering the Art of Permanent Fashion. HarperCollins. ISBN 0-06-019144-9.
  • Flusser, Alan (2010). Style and the Man. HarperCollins. ISBN 9780061976155.

Awards and honors[edit]

Flusser won the 1983 Coty Award as Top Menswear Designer,[citation needed] and received the Cutty Sark Award in 1987.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Harper Collins page
  2. ^ Style File: Alan Flusser The Star-Ledger July 7, 2008
  3. ^ Fonzworth Bentley at A&M Representation. Accessed 04 April 2012

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