Octopussy

James Bond and the Cotton Jersey Sports Shirt

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The cotton jersey shirt, originally trendy in the 1970s when James Bond first wore it, has been become popular again. The jer...

Octopussy vs Never Say Never Again: Tropical Suits Made by the Same Tailor

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For the famous 1983 battle of the Bonds between Roger Moore in Octopussy and Sean Connery in Never Say Never Again, both acto...

James Bond and the Double-Breasted Suit

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The classic James Bond suit is single-breasted, and the standard suit for almost all men in the world apart from Prince Charles i...

Bond in Octopussy: A Master of Disguise

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James Bond usually dresses as himself, whether he’s using his own name or an alias. He has a strong sartorial identity and dresse...

James Bond’s Most Timeless Suit Cuts

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As of late, the notion of 'timeless style' is increasingly being questioned. Styles have always changed throughout history, in me...

Roger Moore’s Trilby Hats in the 1980s Bond Films

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In the 1980s James Bond returned to his roots after over a decade of more fantastic stories. Roger Moore left behind his flas...

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

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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 f...

Bond in Motion: James Bond’s Clothes on Display

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Bond in Motion at the London Film Museum Covent Garden is the ultimate museum exhibit for James Bond fans, but it is one I hav...