Tag: Tom Ford

Roped Sleeve Heads on James Bond

Roped sleeve heads are something often mentioned on this blog. Often called a "roped shoulder", a roped sleeve head describes the bumped shape or ridge of the sl...

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...

How James Bond Looks Masculine and Sophisticated in His Suits

Nobody else combines masculinity and sophistication in the way that James Bond does. The masculinity comes from looking as much like the ideal man from the western...

Black Bridge Coat, Sunglasses and Gloves in Spectre

Over his black herringbone peaked lapel three-piece suit, James Bond wears a black double-breasted bridge coat that helps him fit in with the gangsters at Sciarra'...

Tan Suede Jacket from Matchless in Spectre

When in Morocco in Spectre, Bond needs a cool jacket to conceal his firearm. For this purpose he wears a tan lightweight suede jacket from Matchless London. Matchl...

Anthracite Damier Three-Piece Suit in Spectre

When Bond visits Q's lab at the end of Spectre, he wears a sporty checked three-piece suit from Tom Ford. Bond has worn few sporty three-piece suits in the series,...

The Navy Blue Sharkskin Suit in Spectre

When James Bond enters his room at Franz Oberhauser's desert crater lair in Spectre, he finds a blue sharkskin suit laid out on the bed for him. Bond is expected t...

The Herringbone Track Stripe Suit and Crombie Coat in Spectre

For visits to M's office and to Q's lab in Spectre, James Bond wears a grey herringbone track strip suit from Tom Ford. Spectre continues in the long history of ...