Quantum of Solace

James Bond and the Gauntlet (Turnback) Cuff

Before we are introduced to James Bond’s face in Dr. No, we first see his dinner jacket’s satin silk gauntlet cuffs. The gauntlet cuff, also known as a turnback cu...

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...

How James Bond Wears a Suit for Evenings Out

Though James Bond is known for wearing black tie in the evening, most people don't regularly attend such formal events. Bond sometimes goes out for less formal o...

Rittenhouse Costume Cards

As many of you may know, Rittenhouse has sold "costume cards" of actual wardrobe clippings from the James Bond series. These include not only cards of James Bond's...

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, ...

Comparing Mr. White’s Grey Jackets and More

Just as James Bond is supposed to be wearing the same navy pinstripe suit in the beginning of Quantum of Solace as he is at the end of Casino Royale, Mr. White (Je...

Comparing Daniel Craig’s Navy Pinstripe Suits

Quantum of Solace begins moments after Casino Royale ends with James Bond wearing a two-piece navy pinstripe suit. Bond is supposed to be wearing the same three-pi...

James Bond’s Many Brown Suits

Roger Moore is often criticised for succumbing to 1970s fashion and causing him to wear uncharacteristic brown suits in his James Bond films. However, Bond has wor...