Tailoring

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...

Correcting the Fit of Daniel Craig’s Suit in Spectre

The fit of Daniel Craig's suits in Spectre saw a slight improvement over the fit of his suits in Skyfall, but they still needed to be corrected in many areas. I've h...

Roped Sleeve Heads on James Bond

Roped sleeve heads are something often mentioned on this blog. Often called a "roped shoulder", a roped sleeve head describes the bumped shape or ridge of the sl...

Basted for Bond: Examining Timothy Dalton’s Stefano Ricci S...

A new “Basted for Bond” infographic breaks down the baggy, oversized suits from Stefano Ricci that Timothy Dalton wears in Licence to Kill. These are high-end clothe...