The aristocracy is the elite class.
These have a mentality different from the common man. Their standards are higher, their world has more rules, because they expect more from themselves and each other. They tend to be the leaders of society.
The word Aristocrat is taken form the Greek ἀριστοκρατ meaning best, they remain a class a part with a mentality of their own.
This site is about the tastes, manners, and style of those who are elite. It will chronicle their habits for an aristocrat is recognized primarily by his comportment.