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When Bond Could Have Worn an Ivory Dinner Jacket But Didn’t...

James Bond's quintessential uniform since his first scene in the first Bond film Dr. No has always been the dinner suit, whether midnight blue or black. Startin...

Orlebar Brown’s 007 Collaboration

The British beachwear brand Orlebar Brown released a new James Bond collection today in collaboration with Bond film series company EON Productions. This is one...

The Degrees of Suit Formality

Not all suits share the same level of formality. The formality of a suit is determined primarily by the suit's cloth but also by the colour, the number of pieces, t...

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...

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 ...

(00)7 Essentials in James Bond’s Coat Closet

James Bond's coat closet is filled with a coat or jacket for every occasion. I am speaking of Bond's coat closet metaphorically because his true coat closet in Live ...

James Bond’s Occasions for Black Tie

Are you looking for occasions to dress more like James Bond and wear his black tie uniform? Bond usually wears black tie for one of a few purposes: casinos, dinner, ...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Shirts to Own

What do most of James Bond's formal shirts have in common? They are light in colour and almost always solid. There are some basic guidelines to follow when getting a...