Tag: Anthony Sinclair

A Bespoke Anthony Sinclair Wedding Dinner Suit — Part 2: Cut and ...

In the Part 1 in this series on my midnight blue wool-and-mohair wedding dinner suit I described the process that led to me to getting this dinner suit for my w...

A Bespoke Anthony Sinclair Wedding Dinner Suit — Part 1: Deciding...

Last month I was married in a bespoke midnight blue Anthony Sinclair dinner suit from Mason & Sons. Anthony Sinclair was the London tailor who made all of Sean ...

From Tailors with Love: Getting Married in Bond Style

In this From Tailors with Love episode I tell Pete all about my wedding attire. I recently got married, and since the wedding took place in the evening we had a...

Sean Connery’s Dinner Jacket Sold at Auction

On 6 Mar 2007, Bonhams in Knightsbridge offered for auction a dinner suit that they wrote was the dinner jacket that Connery wears in Thunderball. Their lot det...

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...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 6 – Interview with Elliot M...

In the latest episode of From Tailors with Love, Peter Brooker of Human Research and I talk about Sean Connery's Crab Key clothes in Dr. No. We also discuss how Brio...
Dr. No Dinner Suit

How Sean Connery Set the Fashion Template for Future James Bonds

More so than the James Bond of Ian Fleming's pages, Sean Connery's James Bond set the template for how subsequent screen Bonds would dress. Terence Young, the di...