Tag: Ties

Dressing Left or Right with the Four-in-Hand Knot

Some people prefer symmetrical tie knots, like the Windsor and half Windsor knots, and others prefer asymmetrical knots, like the simple four-in-hand. Tie knots ...

Why Does James Bond Still Always Wear a Tie?

Though once ubiquitous when dressing smartly, since the 1990s the neck tie has often been considered optional in many circles when wearing a suit. In business dr...

Ties That Bond: A Graphic of All of James Bond’s Ties

Click on the image above for a larger size (4.5 mb). Here are a few observations about James Bond's ties: All of Sean Connery's ties are solid. All of...

Woven Tie Patterns

Sean Connery, George Lazenby and Timothy Dalton wear mostly solid ties in their James Bond films, and Roger Moore wears solid, striped and printed ties in his Jame...

Q’s History Through Ties

Desmond Llewelyn says in the Licence to Kill DVD commentary, "I wear a different tie every time, and I have sort of the history of Q worked out." Llewelyn brought hi...

Printed Ties

Whilst the more conservative English ties are made in woven patterns like basket weaves, repp stripes and traditional checks, as well as simply and complex dobby a...

Striped Ties

Roger Moore's James Bond is the only one who wears striped ties. Until Moore became Bond, all of James Bond's ties were solid. The only exception is the tie Bond...

All Blue for Bond

No, I'm not talking about the Miles Davis tune "All Blues." Usually when Sean Connery wears a blue suit in the Bond films, everything else he wears is blue. Well...