Tag: Frank Foster

The Fly Front Shirt for Black Tie and Beyond

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A fly is a covering that conceals the mechanism that allows a garment to open, such as buttons or a zip. Look down and you'll ...

Frank Foster (1923-2016)

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Legendary shirt maker to the stars Frank Foster, born Lionel Frank in East London in 1923, has passed away at the age of 93. Fra...

Breaking Down James Bond’s Cocktail Cuffs

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Whether you call them cocktail cuffs, turnback cuffs, Dr. No cuffs, casino cuffs, flow-back cuffs, milanese cuffs, neapolitan cuff...

James Bond and Double Cuffs

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The double cuff, also known as the French cuff, is a type of shirt cuff that folds back on itself and fastens with cufflinks. Th...

Shirt Pockets

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Pockets are a common feature on shirts, but what shirts should have pockets? A true dress shirt—a shirt for black tie, white tie...

Shirt Collar Width, Height and Point Length—and Poll!

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The shirt's collar is one of the most important parts of a man's outfit because it frames the face. Whilst fit ranks paramoun...

Crossplot: A Double-Breasted Pinstripe Suit from The Saint

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Roger Moore's 1969 film Crossplot is like a cross between an episode of The Saint and a James Bond film. Moore plays talent scou...

Sean Connery’s Unique Shirts in Goldfinger

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Anthony Sinclair's release of a Goldfinger-inspired shirt with rounded double cuffs motivated me to take a closer look at the ac...