Tag: Frank Foster

From Tailors with Love: Inside Frank Foster and Bond in Matera

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 fans as Roger Moore's shirtmaker, bu...

From Tailors with Love: Jonathan Sothcott on Doug Hayward

Prolific British film producer Jonathan Sothcott joins me and Pete Brooker on one of the most exciting episodes of From Tailors with Love to tell us stories of ...

Is Professor Dent Wearing James Bond’s Shirt?

When James Bond visits Professor Dent, played by Anthony Dawson, in his lab in Dr. No, Dent is in his shirtsleeves with the sleeves casually rolled up. The shir...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Shirts to Own

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 guidelines to follow when getting a...

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

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 the Bondian Brioni suits that Tom Cru...

Two White Shirts from Frank Foster

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

Sheer Elegance: The Voile Shirt

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 in his book Dressing the Man a...

A Guide to Shirt Design

Shirt design is much more than just a collar, two cuffs and a good fit. While knowing how a shirt should fit is most important, a balanced design should never be...