The Avengers (1998): Sean Connery’s Teddy Bear Suit

If Sean Connery's red outfit from Zardoz—something I left few words about on this blog in honour of Sean Connery's 83rd birthday—is the most absurd getup Sean C...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 18 — Mark Powell, plus a Bond sui...

On this week's podcast Pete interviews legendary clothing designer Mark Powell, who runs a famous tailoring shop in Soho, London. Powell talks about his younger...

Sean Connery’s Suits in Woman of Straw vs Goldfinger

Woman of Straw is one of the most significant films in the history of James Bond clothing. Why would a film that isn't a James Bond film be important to James Bond c...

Mason & Sons Barleycorn Hacking Jacket and Cavalry Twill Tro...

Few images of Sean Connery as James Bond are as iconic as when he is posing with the gadget-laden Aston Martin DB5 in the Swiss Alps in Goldfinger. This iconic i...

Evelyn Tremble: A Bondian Grey Flannel Suit in Casino Royale

After Evelyn Tremble, Peter Sellers' character in the 1967 James Bond spoof Casino Royale, is given the name "James Bond", he is also given a fresh wardrobe so h...

The Avengers (1998): Chalk Stripe Suit With an Unusual Waistcoat

The 1960s Avengers television series, in its incarnation starring Patrick Macnee as John Steed and Diana Rigg as Mrs Emma Peel, was remade into a film in 1998 call...

Sir James Bond’s Double-Breasted Victorian Morning Suit in ...

The most flamboyant and ridiculous film directly related to James Bond was released in 1967 and took the title of Ian Fleming's first James Bond story, Casino Ro...

The Frightened City: Connery Preparing for Bond in a Dark Suit

Happy 87th birthday to Sean Connery! Daniel Craig was not the only James Bond actor who prepared for the role by playing an elegantly suited gangster. Layer C...