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Best of The Chap

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For 20 years, satirical gentlemen’s quarterly The Chap has been providing chaps all over the world with crucial advice on sartorial rectitude and anarcho-dandyist etiquette. Best of The Chap brings together in one volume all the features from the last 100 issues that have defined the publication’s manifesto. Best of The Chap includes features from the earliest editions, when The Chap was a slim pamphlet taken by a discreet handful of dissolute dandies, such as The Semiotics of Smoking, Gentlemanly Ailments and Trouser Semaphore. As the popularity of the publication grew, so did the breadth of its content, with features…

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The Chap in America

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The Chap Magazine launched in the United States in Autumn 2018, available in selected branches of Barnes & Noble in all the major cities of the USA. There are already thousands of men and women in the United States who dress impeccably and celebrate precisely the values enshrined in our gentlemen’s periodical. Ever since interviewing film director John Waters in our fifth edition 20 years ago, it has come to our attention that the percentage of American men who kick against the slovenly dress codes of the age, and treat their choice of pocket square as the most important decision…

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John Waters

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Gustav Temple: How are you, Mr. Waters? I’m well. I remember your magazine. You’re lasting much longer than a lot of magazines in America (chortles). When you write about moustaches, hats and cravats and little else, you’ve got more chance of longevity than if you follow the latest fads. I wish I liked hats on me, but no man wears a hat worse than I. In the book I noticed that you wore a hat for the Comme des Garcons show. Well I had to, they made me. But I hate hats … even a skull cap looks stupid on…

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