Tag: Suit

The Herringbone Suit: An Underappreciated James Bond Classic

Herringbone, named after the skeleton of the herring fish, is a popular pattern that can be seen in many sorts of applications, from road paving to wood and tile...

The Button Three Lapel Roll

Three is the most traditional number of button for the front of a suit jacket or sports coat. Not all jackets with three buttons are created equal, and there are...

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...

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...

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...