G. Bruce Boyer has been a noted fashion writer and editor for more than 30 years. He was associated with Town & Country magazine as men’s fashion editor for 15 years. His feature articles have also appeared in Esquire, Harper’s Bazaar, Horizon, Men’s Health, Forbes, Leaders Magazine, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Cigar Aficionado, Departures, MR, Four Seasons, Quest, and other national and international publications. He is the first American fashion journalist to write for L’Uomo Vogue (Men’s Italian Vogue).
He is the author of two books on the history and direction of men’s fashion: Elegance (W.W. Norton & Company, New York, 1985), and Eminently Suitable (W.W. Norton & Company, New York, 1990); and the author of two books on the history of fashion in the cinema: Rebel Style: Cinematic Heroes of the Fifties (Assouline Press, 2006), and Fred Astaire Style(Assouline Press, 2005). Additionally, he is a co-author of a three-volume study of American menswear in the 1930s, entitled Apparel Arts (Gruppo GFT, Milan, 1989), and a contributor and consultant to The Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion (Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2004), and Generations of Style (Brooks Brothers, 2004).