Tag: Sports Coat

A Guide to Suit Pocket Styles

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There are many different kinds of pockets for suits, jackets, waistcoats and trousers. Pockets should follow the formality an...

A Guide to English Bespoke Suit Style

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There is nothing else like an English bespoke suit. Ready-to-wear and made-to-measure suits from English brands may look simi...

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...

Lazenby and Moore Style: Breaking Away from Connery

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James Bond style on film started with Sean Connery, and naturally all Bond style that has come since is often compared to and fre...

Sean Connery’s Suits in Woman of Straw vs Goldfinger

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Woman of Straw is one of the most significant films in the history of James Bond clothing. Why would a film that isn't a James Bon...

Mason & Sons Barleycorn Hacking Jacket and Cavalry Twill Trousers

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Few images of Sean Connery as James Bond are as iconic as when he is posing with the gadget-laden Aston Martin DB5 in the Swis...

Matching Your Trousers to Your Jacket, James Bond Style

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Because the jacket is more of a focal point than the trouser are, people choose their trousers to pair with a jacket rather than...

What is a Coat, Jacket, Suit, Blazer? A Glossary of These and More

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To clarify some terms and types of tailored coats, jackets and suits and the differences between all of them, I have written a glo...