Tag: Dupioni Silk

The Spy Who Loved Silk

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Though silk is the standard material for a neck tie, James Bond shows plenty of love to silk beyond ties. Silk is often consid...

Commander of the Cloth, Part 2: Roger Moore

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Continuing from where Sean Connery left off, Roger Moore's suits are made of many of the same types of fabrics that Connery's ar...

Commander of the Cloth, Part 1: Sean Connery

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While the colours of James Bond's suits are evident in the films, the more specific fabrics or cloths that the suits are made fr...

Double-Breasted Off-White Dinner Jacket in The Man with the Golden Gun

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Roger Moore wears his first of three off-white dinner jackets in The Man with the Golden Gun. This dinner jacket is very close to...

The Light Brown Silk Suit in The Spy Who Loved Me

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Last year we looked at the elephant grey silk suit Bond wears in Moonraker. In The Spy Who Loved Me, Bond wears an identical s...

The Elephant Grey Silk Suit in Moonraker

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When James Bond arrives in Venice in Moonraker he wears an dupioni silk suit in elephant grey. Dupioni silk is both shiny and ...

The Double-Breasted Dark Grey Silk Suit in Live and Let Die

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At the end of Live and Let Die, James Bond wears a double-breasted suit by Mayfair tailor Cyril Castle made in dark grey dupio...

Sean Connery’s Dupioni Silk Suit in From Russia with Love

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For this entry we will discuss the cut of Sean Connery's suit jacket. Many call this the "Conduit Cut", after tailor Anthony S...