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Non-White Shirts for Black Tie

Part of the elegance and formality of black tie come from the contrast and balance of black and white in the outfit. However, even traditional black tie is not a...

Remington Steele: Brown Tweed Suit in Ireland

Happy 64th birthday to Pierce Brosnan! In 1986, Pierce Brosnan was set to replace Roger Moore as James Bond and star in The Living Daylights. Brosnan's televisio...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Suits to Own

James Bond is the perfect role model to base your suit wardrobe on. These seven suits are not just essential suits to have for a Bond-like wardrobe, but they are sev...

James Bond’s Cravats and Other Fancy Neckwear

There are numerous forms of neckwear beyond the four-in-hand tie (long tie) and the bow tie, and James Bond has worn quite a few of these fancy neckwear items throug...

James Bond’s Worst Outfits (and How They Could Have Been Im...

If James Bond wasn't such a well-dressed man, this blog would not exist. But sometimes James Bond is not the best-dressed man in the room. On a number of occasions, ...

Marco Sciarra: A Cream Silk Three-Piece Suit

Spectre opens with Bond on a mission from his former, late boss to kill a man named Marco Sciarra, played by actor and stuntman Alessandro Cremona. Like most Bon...

Set-In Flapped Breast Pockets

Fun, unusual details in menswear are somewhat of a rarity today. Fashion designers now experiment with awkward cuts and unflattering fits rather than having fun ...

How I Would Dress James Bond

I am often asked how I, Matt Spaiser, would dress James Bond if I were the costume designer of a Bond film. Particularly since I was unhappy with the way Daniel Crai...

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...

Sins: Timothy Dalton in Black and White Dinner Jackets

Happy birthday to Timothy Dalton! Timothy Dalton's last project released before he first starred as James Bond in The Living Daylights is the 1986 television ...