Tag: Frank Foster

A Wardrobe of Frank Foster Shirts

You may already know that I'm a customer of the legendary shirtmaker Frank Foster, who made shirts for many of the James Bond ...

A Teaser of Things to Come

These two photos are, if you'll forgive the analogy, only the tip of the tentacle. Stay tuned for more.

The Fly Front Shirt for Black Tie and Beyond

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)

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

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

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

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!

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...