Tag: Brioni

The Button Three Lapel Roll

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Three is the most traditional number of button for the front of a suit jacket or sports coat. Not all jackets with three butto...

A Tale of Two Tuxedos: Opposite Ends of Black Tie

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It was the best of ties, it was the worst of ties. Not all ways of wearing black tie (a dinner jacket/tuxedo) are equal, but t...

Five James Bonds dressed by Lindy Hemming at Madame Tussauds

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To coincide with the release of Spectre in 2015, the Madame Tussauds wax museum put together an exhibit of the first five Jame...

The Relationship Between the Pieces of a Suit

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Whether two pieces or three pieces, a suit is one garment and every piece of it must fit together. A suit should be tailored a...

Choosing Tom Ford vs Brioni vs English Bespoke

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James Bond's suits over the past five decades have come from a variety of sources, each with their own benefits and drawbacks. The...

Roped Sleeve Heads on James Bond

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Roped sleeve heads are something often mentioned on this blog. Often called a "roped shoulder", a roped sleeve head describes ...

Basted for Bond: Examining Daniel Craig’s Brioni Clothes

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Daniel Craig wears Brioni suits in only one James Bond film: Casino Royale. The latest "Basted for Bond" infographic features Crai...

Is the Casino Royale Three-Piece Suit a Copy of the Goldfinger Suit?

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I don't know who started this, but the following quote ended up in Casino Royale's trivia section on IMDB: "The three-piece suit...