Monthly Archives: October 2012

Never Say Never Again - Dinner Suit

Never Say Never Again: Dinner Suit

Sean Connery wears a well-cut black, notch-lapel, button one dinner jacket in Never Say Never Again. For such a grand occasion peak lapels should be in order, bu...
Q Prince of Wales Suit

Q’s Introduction in a Prince of Wales Check Suit

Skyfall is released today in the UK, and a new quartermaster is introduced. But let's take a look back 49 years ago. From Russia With Love introduced Desmond Lly...
Goldfinger's Suit

Goldfinger’s Shawl-Collar Suit

As we all know, Auric Goldfinger loves gold and he loves to wear it. He wears gold cufflinks, a gold watch and a gold ring. Gold clothing would be a bit garish, ...
From Russia With Love Flannel Suit

Casual Dinner in a Charcoal Flannel Suit in From Russia with Love...

In From Russia With Love, Bond wears a charcoal flannel suit to dinner at the gypsy camp. This is a typical Anthony Sinclair suit: a low two-button style, natura...
Roger Moore Suit-The Helpful Pirate

The Saint: Relevant to Skyfall?

As Roger Moore celebrates his 85th birthday today, we look at some very relevant tailoring from his past. A blue-grey, subtle Glen Urquhart check suit first feat...

More Black at Night in Thunderball: A Long Sleeve Polo

Black isn't the best camouflage at night, but at least it reflects no light so it's better than light or bright-coloured clothing. Shades of greys are standard f...
A View to a Kill Tan Suit

A Tan Gabardine Suit in San Francisco

A tan wool gabardine suit is perfect for in San Francisco's mild autumn and spring, and even summer there too. Tan has always been a flattering colour to Roger M...
Dr. No Chesterfield and Homburg

Black Tie Outerwear: Chesterfield and Homburg in Dr. No

As many of you know, today is the 50th anniversary of the release of Dr. No as well as Global James Bond Day. The first outfit I wrote about when I started this ...