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The N.Peal Cashmere Living Daylights Sweater

One week from today, N.Peal will be officially launching their 007 Cashmere Collection inspired by 50 years of Bond. N.Peal gifted me a second curated outfit fr...

The N.Peal Cashmere Goldfinger Jacket, Waistcoat and Tie

Yesterday was Global James Bond Day, and for this special occasion cashmere brand N.Peal launched a 007 cashmere collection featuring many items and outfits ins...

A Guide to English Bespoke Suit Style

There is nothing else like an English bespoke suit. Ready-to-wear and made-to-measure suits from English brands may look similar at first glance but in reality ...

Swelled Edges: A Sporty Bond Detail

The swelled edge, also called a welted edge or quarter-inch stitching, is a traditional detail found on many of James Bond’s blazers, sports coats, sports suits and...

From Tailors with Love: Inside Frank Foster and Bond in Matera

Last week when I was in London, I took Pete with me to visit my shirtmaker Frank Foster. Frank Foster is best known to Bond fans as Roger Moore's shirtmaker, bu...

(00)7 Variations on the Solid Tie

No tie is more Bondian than the solid tie, particularly in a dark colour. While the knitted tie may be the most quintessential James Bond necktie, there are many ot...

James Bond vs the iGent, Part 2: Breaking Rules that Don’t ...

There are many rules about how to dress classically and properly that the iGent follows. These rules are based on 1930s and 1940s mens fashions but are more limited...

From Tailors with Love: Jonathan Sothcott on Doug Hayward

Prolific British film producer Jonathan Sothcott joins me and Pete Brooker on one of the most exciting episodes of From Tailors with Love to tell us stories of ...

Pierce Brosnan’s Classic Black Swim Trunks in GoldenEye

Some Bonds, like Sean Connery and Daniel Craig, like to swim. The others not so much. One of the rare times we see another Bond in swimwear is with Pierce Brosn...

(00)7 Sean Connery Bond Outfits That Daniel Craig Repurposed

Happy 89th birthday to Sean Connery! Connery's James Bond style is not just influential to fans like us but also to other Bonds. Daniel Craig has paid homage to Sean...