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From Tailors with Love: Episode 14 — The Golden Globes

From Tailors with Love is back in the new year, and Peter Brooker and I talk about Bond-related style news We talk about the now-famous photo at the Golden G...

What Is Worsted Wool?

The Oxford Dictionaries have two definitions for "worsted". The first describes worsted yarn: "A fine smooth yarn spun from combed long-staple wool." The second...

The Persuaders: A Burma Dinner Jacket

Another New Year's Eve means another dinner jacket, and this one is for those currently in a warm locale. To introduce the new year I will examine one of Roger ...

The Fly Who Loved Me: Roger Moore as Father Christmas

For Christmas 2004, UNICEF presented a short animated film starring Roger Moore as Father Christmas titled The Fly Who Loved Me. In this comical story, Father Chris...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 13 — The Bond Experience

This week on From Tailors with Love, Peter Brooker and I talk with The Bond Experience's David Zaritsky. David has been inspiring me with his passion for over a...

James Bond’s Suit Linings

Of all the details of James Bond's suits, the one we likely pay the least attention to is the lining. Bond's suit linings generally do not draw attention; they ...

General Gogol’s Grey Suit in The Spy Who Loved Me

James Bond's ultimate "frenemy" is the KGB general Anatol Alexis Gogol, who appears in six Bond films as an unlikely ally to Bond or as someone from the opposin...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 12 — The James Bond Dossier

This week on From Tailors with Love, Peter talks with David Leigh of The James Bond Dossier. The James Bond Dossier was founded in 2002, and it provided me with ...

Sprezzatura on James Bond

Sprezzatura is an overused and overrated Italian buzzword for men's style often read on the internet that means "studied carelessness". The original definition from ...

Collars Royale: Tom Ford

In the second installment of “Collars Royale”, I break down the styles of the Tom Ford shirts—including the collars, cuffs and fancy fronts—that Daniel Craig wears i...