How to be a mad man

The early Sixties tailoring in US series Mad Men seems to have helped establish the program as an unofficial blueprint for how men should dress - a status that the show, now airing its 3rd series in the US, is about to cash in on. This week saw the launch of a limited-edition shark grey two-button 'Mad Men' suit in collaboration with Brooks Brothers, as worn by on-screen ad exec Don Draper. The show's wardrobe designer Janie Bryant had a hand in the design, which offers a contemporary update on the character's typically razor sharp cuts, keeping the narrow lapels, diagonal pockets and side vents. There are 250 available for $998 on the Brooks Brothers website until November 8.

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