Licence to Kill

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...

Baggy All-Blue Casual Wear in Licence to Kill

Timothy Dalton is partially responsible for this all-blue outfit in Licence to Kill. In a 1989 interview with Garth Pearce, Timothy Dalton said he didn't want to...

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...

Oversized Blue T-Shirt in Licence to Kill

Like all of Timothy Dalton's clothes in Licence to Kill, his royal blue t-shirt is a size too large. Or if judged by current fashions, Dalton's shirt is two size...

Low-Vamp Slip-Ons

Ian Fleming specified in Moonraker that Bond wears "well-polished black moccasin shoes." Timothy Dalton's black slip-on shoes in Licence to Kill probably started...

Which of Bond’s most fashionable suits do you find least at...

As suggested by The Suits of James Bond reader "Le Chiffre," I am giving you the opportunity to vote on which of Bond's attempts to be sartorially fashionable you fi...

The Last 1980s Suit: Navy Pick-and-Pick in Licence to Kill

For the climax of Licence to Kill, Timothy Dalton dresses in a dark blue pick-and-pick suit very contemporary to 1989. Though it may not look expensive, the suit...

The Advantages of Braces

Not many people wear braces anymore. Sometimes called suspenders in America, braces are the most secure way to hold up one's trousers. When wearing braces, your ...