Ralph Lauren began his career in 1967, designing neckties under the label Polo. He has received numerous awards for his work in fashion, philanthropy, and humanitarian causes and is the only designer to receive the CFDA's four highest honours: Womenswear Designer of the Year; Menswear Designer of the Year; Retailer of the Year; and Lifetime Achievement. In 2019 he received an honorary KBE for Services to Fashion from the Prince of Wales.
"This 544-page tome recounts the historyand evolution of this
classic shirt as well as the very lifestyle that it embodies.
Gorgeousimages, along with fascinating stories by celebrities and
non-celebrities alike, illustrate this must-read for the Polo
lover." -SOCIETY TEXAS
"With nearly 50 years of history behind it, the Polo has been produced in numerous variations, all of which are faithfully documented in the book. From the classic white version to the striped iteration worn by team USA at the Olympics, they all have a story that reflects Polo Ralph Lauren's many facets." -ROBB REPORT