Tag: Frank Foster

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...

Is Professor Dent Wearing James Bond’s Shirt?

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When James Bond visits Professor Dent, played by Anthony Dawson, in his lab in Dr. No, Dent is in his shirtsleeves with the s...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Shirts to Own

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What do most of James Bond's formal shirts have in common? They are light in colour and almost always solid. There are some basic ...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 3 – Dr. No, Part 2

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In the third episode of From Tailors with Love, Peter and I talk more about the clothes of Dr. No, my recent trip to London and th...

Two White Shirts from Frank Foster

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Frank Foster shirts are like classical architecture, with all of the elements perfectly balanced and every part in harmony. In pla...

Sheer Elegance: The Voile Shirt

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It takes both a bold and elegant man to wear a shirt made of voile. That man sounds like James Bond. Alan Flusser defines voile...