Sean Connery

Commander of the Cloth, Part 1: Sean Connery

While the colours of James Bond's suits are evident in the films, the more specific fabrics or cloths that the suits are made from—known as suitings—and the comp...

The Frightened City: Connery Preparing for Bond in a Dark Suit

Happy 87th birthday to Sean Connery! Daniel Craig was not the only James Bond actor who prepared for the role by playing an elegantly suited gangster. Layer C...

A Tale of Two Tuxedos: Opposite Ends of Black Tie

It was the best of ties, it was the worst of ties. Not all ways of wearing black tie (a dinner jacket/tuxedo) are equal, but the differences with regards to how ...

Dark Navy Grenadine: The Most Versatile Tie Ever?

If you could only have one tie in your wardrobe, what tie would that be? Could one tie possibly take care of all tie-wearing needs? If there is one tie that coul...

The Conduit Cut and the Complex Simplicity of Connery Bond Style

Sean Connery's James Bond is considered by many to be one of the best-dressed men of film history, alongside Cary Grant, Gary Cooper, Fred Astaire and Steve McQu...

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...

How Much Does Daniel Craig Dress Like Sean Connery?

Though Daniel Craig's clothes in Skyfall and Spectre follow the current 1960s-inspired fashion trends, the clothes have some fundamental differences from the way...

Wrong Is Right: Sean Connery’s American Navy Blazer

A year before returning to the role of James Bond in Never Say Never Again, Sean Connery starred as reporter Patrick Hale in the 1982 film Wrong Is Right, also k...