Tag: Tweed

The Naked Face: A Tweed Balmacaan

For the final scene of Roger Moore's 1984 film The Naked Face, Moore wears a tweed balmacaan for a visit to a cemetery. Menswear author Alan Flusser defines the ...

The Saint: A Blue Tweed Jacket

For the first color series production of The Saint, Roger Moore takes full advantage of the color and wears a steel blue tweed sports coat made by his usual tailor...

Remington Steele: Checked Jacket with Throat Latch and Elbow Patc...

In the fifth episode of Remington Steele, titled "Thou Shalt Not Steele", Pierce Brosnan wears a sporty checked tweed jacket with a jumper and knitted tie. Brosnan...

Goldfinger’s Golfing Suit and Cardigan

For golf with James Bond in Goldfinger, Auric Goldfinger wears a traditional English country sports outfit in colours that both flatter his warm autumn complexion ...

Comparing Mr. White’s Grey Jackets and More

Just as James Bond is supposed to be wearing the same navy pinstripe suit in the beginning of Quantum of Solace as he is at the end of Casino Royale, Mr. White (Je...

Count Lippe’s Casual Brown Tweed Suit

Count Lippe (Guy Doleman) is a SPECTRE agent Bond encounters at the Shrublands health farm in the English countryside in Thunderball. The basis for Lippe's clothes...

Marnie: A Black, White and Red Houndstooth Jacket

Previously I wrote about the black and grey herringbone tweed sports coat that Sean Connery wears as Mark Rutland in the 1964 Alfred Hitchcock film Marnie. The h...

11 Checks and Patterns James Bond Has Worn

I've compiled diagrams of many of the checks and other small patterns that James Bond has worn in his suits, sports coat and other garments over the series into on...