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Five James Bonds dressed by Lindy Hemming at Madame Tussauds

To coincide with the release of Spectre in 2015, the Madame Tussauds wax museum put together an exhibit of the first five James Bond actors, portrayed as they we...

Roger Moore’s Grey Tweed Suit in That Lucky Touch

After completing The Man with the Golden Gun, Roger Moore starred alongside Susannah York in a 1975 British-German movie filmed in Belgium called That Lucky Touc...

Two Important Reasons Why Daniel Craig Wears Undersized Suits

Happy 49th Birthday to Daniel Craig! I have written much on this blog about the poor, shrunken fit of Daniel Craig's suits in Skyfall and Spectre, but there's...

The Fly Front Shirt for Black Tie and Beyond

A fly is a covering that conceals the mechanism that allows a garment to open, such as buttons or a zip. Look down and you'll most likely find a fly on your trou...

The Virtues of Black Shoes

Boring, conformist, unfashionable, unstylish and not versatile. These are just a few things people often say about black shoes. But black shoes are a staple of Jam...

James Bond vs The Saint: Two 1960s Conduit Street Suits

In the 1960s, Sean Connery's James Bond film series and future Bond Roger Moore's television series The Saint had much in common. The Saint's first episode premi...

Anthony Sinclair Special Order Suit: Modern English Tailoring

I recently took delivery of an Anthony Sinclair Conduit Cut Special Order suit from Mason & Sons. Since the proprietor David Mason travels to New York freque...

How to Button Your Suit Jackets and More

James Bond is usually the man to follow if you want to know how to properly button a jacket or coat. There are proper and improper ways to button a single-breast...

Stamper: Suit with a T-Shirt

Tomorrow Never Dies henchman Mr Stamper, played by Götz Otto, is one of the toughest henchman James Bond has faced due to his incredible strength and lack of dig...

Q: Corduroy-Collared Suit at the Lab in Spectre

Ben Whishaw's Q in Spectre still prefers to dress like a hipster university student rather than like a mature man, but now he has moved up to wearing a suit. His...