Tag: Swimming and Diving

Never Say Never Again: Bond Borrows a Striped Bathrobe

When Bond arrives aboard Largo's yacht the Flying Saucer in Never Say Never Again, he's wearing a wet suit. He removes the wetsuit immediately and when he climbs o...

1980s White Swimming Trunks

In Never Say Never Again, Sean Connery shows off a better body than he had when he had left the James Bond series in Diamonds Are Forever. For his final scene as J...

Black Swimming Trunks

Very little of Daniel Craig's black swimming trunks in Casino Royale are seen. These trunks have a drawstring waistband, a thick white stripe on either side of the...

The Blue Gingham Shirt in Thunderball

As the weather gets warmer it's time to look at summer clothes again. In Thunderball, Sean Connery briefly wears a camp shirt in blue and white gingham, a check ...

Blue Swimming Trunks Again in Skyfall

Light blue appears to be Bond's favourite colour for swimming trunks. We've seen it in From Russia With Love, Thunderball and Casino Royale. The ones in Goldfing...

Woman of Straw: The Swim Shorts

In Woman of Straw, Sean Connery wears a pair of light blue swimming shorts that are now well-known because of Designing 007 at the Barbican last year. The shorts wer...

Turning James Bond into a Sex Symbol: La Perla Trunks in Casino R...

The sexual emphasis of the Bond films was always placed more on the Bond girls than on Bond himself. That changed in Casino Royale when Daniel Craig was put into...
Goldfinger Playsuit

The Infamous Terrycloth Playsuit in Goldfinger

If a man wears something made of terrycloth it's typically a robe. In honour of Sean Connery's birthday, we'll look at a more unusual piece of towel-wear, a ligh...