The Rat Pack in front of Sands Hotel in Las Vegas
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The Man Who Dressed the Rat Pack

The Rat Pack in front of Sands Hotel in Las Vegas
The Rat Pack—from left, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop—stands in front of the now-defunct Sands Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. (MARTI DEVORE)
A vintage matchbook from Sy Devore
A vintage matchbook for Sy Devore “tailor to the stars” (BRIAN VANDER BRUG / Los Angeles Times)
Devore attends to singer Nat King Cole.
Devore attends to singer Nat King Cole. (MARTI DEVORE)
Marti Devore, left, who is a niece of Sy Devore, runs the Sy Devore store in Studio City with Leonard Freedman and Danny Marsh.
Marti Devore, left, who is a niece of Sy Devore, runs the Sy Devore store in Studio City with Leonard Freedman and Danny Marsh. (BRIAN VANDER BRUG / Los Angeles Times)
Elvis Presley was one of Sy Devore’s many celebrity patrons.
Elvis Presley was one of Sy Devore’s many celebrity patrons. (MARTI DEVORE)
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