For Your Eyes Only

Navy Blazers: More Than Navy Suit Jackets with Metal Buttons

What is or isn't a blazer? By one definition, a blazer is a tailored jacket in navy—or less traditionally in other solid colours—with metal buttons. By another def...

James Bond and Double Cuffs

The double cuff, also known as the French cuff, is a type of shirt cuff that folds back on itself and fastens with cufflinks. The double cuff is the most formal ty...

Basted for Bond: Examining Roger Moore’s Douglas Hayward Cl...

The latest "Basted for Bond" infographic breaks down the jackets, trousers and waistcoats that Roger Moore wears in For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy and A View to a Kil...

Bill Tanner: Double-Breasted Charcoal Flannel Suit

Though Bernard Lee's M generally wasn't a fan of double-breasted suits—but he wears one in Dr. No—his chief of staff Bill Tanner prefers them. James Villiers plays...

A Guide to Bond’s Pinstripes and Chalk Stripes

Since From Russia with Love, striped suits have been a staple of James Bond's wardrobe. There are many different kinds of stripes for suits, including pinstripes, ...

Shirt Pockets

Pockets are a common feature on shirts, but what shirts should have pockets? A true dress shirt—a shirt for black tie, white tie or morning dress—should never have...

Columbo: Three-Piece Dinner Suit

With New Year's Eve coming up shortly, let's look at more black tie inspiration. Milos Columbo, played by Topol in For Your Eyes Only, looks elegant in his three-p...

Two Lapel Buttonholes on a Double-Breasted Jacket

Why do double-breasted jackets and coats often have a buttonhole at the top of each lapel whilst single-breasted jackets and coats only have a buttonhole at the ...