The Big Black Book Is Back For SS15

Your favourite style bible returns in time for spring

From the makers of Esquire, the twice-yearly style manual for successful men presents a special issue dedicated to that best-dressed of nations: Italy.

We talk to the design team behind Lamborghini, interview Ennio Morricone, visit architect Giò Ponti's Mediterranean masterpiece and break bread with fashion's king of cashmere, Brunello Cucinelli. Dolce & Gabbana open their photo archive, and Giorgio Armani reflects on the 40 years that made him the most successful Italian designer, ever.

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Closer to home we celebrate Orlebar Brown and the men's luxury swim-short boom, follow the auctioneers at Christie's and meet the last knife-maker in Sheffield.

Plus brand new writing from Michael Chabon, Alan Hollinghurst and Jon Savage, and 68 pages of watches, accessories and clothes for the new season.

Don't get dressed without it.

On sale now in selected newsagents and direct from Apple Newstand