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Sheer Elegance: The Voile Shirt

It takes both a bold and elegant man to wear a shirt made of voile. That man sounds like James Bond. Alan Flusser defines voile in his book Dressing the Man a...

The Avengers (1998): Chalk Stripe Suit With an Unusual Waistcoat

The 1960s Avengers television series, in its incarnation starring Patrick Macnee as John Steed and Diana Rigg as Mrs Emma Peel, was remade into a film in 1998 ca...

Shoes or No Shoes in the House for James Bond?

Different cultures have different practises as to wearing footwear in the home. The British, like James Bond, traditionally leave their shoes on at home. On the othe...

Sir James Bond’s Double-Breasted Victorian Morning Suit in ...

The most flamboyant and ridiculous film directly related to James Bond was released in 1967 and took the title of Ian Fleming's first James Bond story, Casino Ro...

How to Pair Socks With Suits Like James Bond

James Bond keeps it simple when it comes to pairing his hosiery with his suits. Though some people like to draw attention to their ankles by wearing boldly colou...

Shoes and Boots for Every Occasion in Diamonds Are Forever

When Sean Connery returned to the role of James Bond in Diamonds Are Forever, not only was he paid the highest salary ever for an actor but also was no expense s...

What Can We Expect For Daniel Craig’s Dinner Jacket in Bond...

Last week, Daniel Craig celebrated his 50th birthday. With production of his fifth James Bond film approaching in less than a year, it is fun to speculate what h...

Wear a Boutonnière Like James Bond

The boutonnière is a flower traditionally worn in the lapel buttonhole of a jacket. Wearing a flower in this manner got its name because "boutonnière" is actuall...

Matching Your Trousers to Your Jacket, James Bond Style

Because the jacket is more of a focal point than the trouser are, people choose their trousers to pair with a jacket rather than a choose their jacket to pair wi...

Why Does James Bond Still Always Wear a Tie?

Though once ubiquitous when dressing smartly, since the 1990s the neck tie has often been considered optional in many circles when wearing a suit. In business dr...