Accessories

Suited and Booted: James Bond Takes It Literally

The Oxford Dictionaries defines the phrase as "smartly dressed", but James Bond is literally "suited and booted" on many occasions when he pairs an elegant pair of...

Dainite Studded Rubber Soles

The popular and versatile English-made Dainite studded rubber sole has been a feature of many of Daniel Craig's shoes in his James Bond films. Most English shoem...

Dark Navy Grenadine: The Most Versatile Tie Ever?

If you could only have one tie in your wardrobe, what tie would that be? Could one tie possibly take care of all tie-wearing needs? If there is one tie that coul...

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...

James Bond’s Cravats and Other Fancy Neckwear

There are numerous forms of neckwear beyond the four-in-hand tie (long tie) and the bow tie, and James Bond has worn quite a few of these fancy neckwear items throug...

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...

The Cummerbund and Bond

Though the cummerbund is a well-known part of black tie, Bond has only worn a cummerbund on a handful of occasions. Traditionally, one isn't wearing a cummerbund b...

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...