Tag: Outerwear

Tweed (00)7 Ways: How James Bond Wears the Classic Cloth

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Tweed is a heavy, rough and tough woollen fabric that originated in the British Isles. It was designed for outdoor wear in th...

The Peaked-Lapel Chesterfield in From Russia with Love

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Though Sean Connery had a limited—but more-than-adequate—wardrobe in Dr. No due to budget restrictions, he was provided with an e...

M’s Topcoat for a Showdown in Spectre

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Ralph Fiennes' M is arguably the best-dressed male character of Skyfall and Spectre. He's at his most dressed-down during the...

Drax’s Unusual Hunting Suit and Cape in Moonraker

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Two weeks ago we lost actor Michael Lonsdale at the age of 89. Lonsdale gave a memorable, well-tailored performance as Hugo D...

How Bond Wears Overcoats and Topcoats

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If you live in the northern hemisphere, it is the season for overcoats and topcoats. An overcoat is a long, heavy coat that e...

Swelled Edges: A Sporty Bond Detail

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The swelled edge, also called a welted edge or quarter-inch stitching, is a traditional detail found on many of James Bond’s blaz...

(00)7 Current Trends in James Bond’s Clothes

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Daniel Craig's James Bond has followed fashion trends, popularised fashion trends and even set fashion trends. Of all the James B...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 15 — The Bond Winter Wardrobe

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This week Peter Brooker and I focus on James Bond's winter wardrobe. Considering the weather in much of the northern hemisphe...