Tom Wolfe's most stylish suits
The writer in the white suit
On Monday, May 14, legendary author and journalist Tom Wolfe died in New York City at the age of 88. In addition to being a literary luminary, the Bonfire of the Vanities and The Right Stuff author was an icon of writerly style. Almost always appearing in a bespoke white suit — often accessorized with a printed tie, colored pocket square, and white hat — Wolfe cultivated his signature look with as much care and imagination as he crafted his vivid prose. See some of the late author’s sharpest outfits ahead.