Tailoring

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...

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...

Poll: Which Tailor Dressed Roger Moore Best?

While Sean Connery had the consistency of being dressed by Anthony Sinclair for all six of his James Bond films, Roger Moore was fitted by three different tailor...

Anthony Sinclair and Cyril Castle in Man About Town in the 1950s

Have you wondered what James Bond's tailors made for people before they tailored James Bond? Are you curious to know how these tailors looked in their own suits? The...

The Relationship Between the Pieces of a Suit

Whether two pieces or three pieces, a suit is one garment and every piece of it must fit together. A suit should be tailored and styled to look unified and flow ...

The Solid Black Suit: What is it Good For?

Though solid black may currently be the most popular suit colour in the world, it has never been a staple of James Bond's wardrobe. Like most of the world's best...

Choosing Tom Ford vs Brioni vs English Bespoke

James Bond's suits over the past five decades have come from a variety of sources, each with their own benefits and drawbacks. The most notable providers of James Bo...