Tag: Shoes

Shoes or No Shoes in the House for James Bond?

Different cultures have different practises as to wearing footwear in the home. The British, like James Bond, traditionally leave their shoes on at home. On the othe...

Shoes and Boots for Every Occasion in Diamonds Are Forever

When Sean Connery returned to the role of James Bond in Diamonds Are Forever, not only was he paid the highest salary ever for an actor but also was no expense spa...

Suited and Booted: James Bond Takes It Literally

The Oxford Dictionaries defines the phrase as "smartly dressed", but James Bond is literally "suited and booted" on many occasions when he pairs an elegant pair ...

Dainite Studded Rubber Soles

The popular and versatile English-made Dainite studded rubber sole has been a feature of many of Daniel Craig's shoes in his James Bond films. Most English shoem...

How James Bond Matches His Shoes to His Suits

When choosing which shoes to pair with his suits, James Bond considers both the colour and style of his shoes. While he has a strict system for picking the colou...

The Virtues of Black Shoes

Boring, conformist, unfashionable, unstylish and not versatile. These are just a few things people often say about black shoes. But black shoes are a staple of Jam...

The Navy Blue Sharkskin Suit in Spectre

When James Bond enters his room at Franz Oberhauser's desert crater lair in Spectre, he finds a blue sharkskin suit laid out on the bed for him. Bond is expected t...

Black and White Shoes, and More

In You Only Live Twice, Bond visits Dikko Henderson's (Charles Gray) home and follows the Japanese custom of removing his shoes. Bond finds himself leaving in a ...