Tag: Frank Foster

James Bond and the Point Collar: An On-and-Off Relationship

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As a thoroughly British character, James Bond has traditionally worn spread and semi-spread collars. However, the point colla...

Roger Moore’s Peak-Lapel Suit on The Dick Cavett Show

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On the 14 May 1971, Roger Moore appeared on The Dick Cavett Show, alongside Enoch Powell and Jonathan Miller, to discuss his ...

The Difference Between Bond’s British and Italian Spread Collars

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A spread collar is a wide collar, between the very wide cutaway collar and the semi-spread collar, where the points are angle...

Bond Suits Celebrates Ten Tailored Years of Sartorial Splendor!

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Ten years ago I, Matt Spaiser, posted my first article on Bond Suits (then called The Suits of James Bond) detailing James Bond's...

Gareth Owen on Roger Moore’s Clothiers Not Mentioned in Bond on Bond

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My From Tailors with Love co-host Peter Brooker interviewed Roger Moore's former executive assistant and ghostwriter Gareth O...

Does James Bond Use Collar Stays?

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Whether you call it a collar stay, a collar stiffener, a collar bone or a collar tab, they’re often said to be an essential p...

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...

From Tailors with Love: Jonathan Sothcott on Doug Hayward

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Prolific British film producer Jonathan Sothcott joins me and Pete Brooker on one of the most exciting episodes of From Tailo...