Tag: Colour

The Reality of Bond’s Clothing Colours

The colours we see on screen in a film are often very different than colours in reality. This may have to do with the type of film used, the way the film was proces...

Variations on the Blue Shirt

I was recently at Frank Foster selecting two new blue shirts and had a difficult time choosing the blues that I had in mind. Blue is one of the most popular and usef...

Suitings for the Setting

There are two ways to choose the colour suits we wear. One way is to wear what best flatters our complexion. The other way is to dress according to our surrounding...

James Bond’s Preference for Midnight Blue Dinner Suits (Tux...

Since Skyfall was released in 2012, midnight blue dinner suits (tuxedos) have become very popular. James Bond has had a long history of wearing midnight blue dinne...

James Bond’s Many Brown Suits

Roger Moore is often criticised for succumbing to 1970s fashion and causing him to wear uncharacteristic brown suits in his James Bond films. However, Bond has wor...

A Well-Cut Suit from a Cut Scene

A scene deleted from the end of Quantum of Solace has James Bond in a grey suit that isn't used in the final cut of the film. The suit is made of a medium weight ser...
Blue-Brown/Charcoal Suit

Lindy Hemming: Blue and Brown for Brosnan

How much should a man match his clothing for the day? Sean Connery's James Bond wardrobe follows a simple system: navy ties with navy suits, navy or black ties with ...

Dressing For Your Season: Spring

We last looked at the winter complexion, the dark colouring we most associate with Bond. But the traditional dark blue and grey suits that look so good on those ...