Tag: Sports Coat

A Guide to English Bespoke Suit Style

There is nothing else like an English bespoke suit. Ready-to-wear and made-to-measure suits from English brands may look similar at first glance but in reality ...

Swelled Edges: A Sporty Bond Detail

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

Lazenby and Moore Style: Breaking Away from Connery

James Bond style on film started with Sean Connery, and naturally all Bond style that has come since is often compared to and frequently inspired by Connery's. The ...

Sean Connery’s Suits in Woman of Straw vs Goldfinger

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 Bond film be important to James Bond c...

Mason & Sons Barleycorn Hacking Jacket and Cavalry Twill Tro...

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 Swiss Alps in Goldfinger. This iconic i...

Matching Your Trousers to Your Jacket, James Bond Style

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

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

To clarify some terms and types of tailored coats, jackets and suits and the differences between all of them, I have written a glossary. The links within the definit...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Sports Coats to Own

The sports coat is more relevant than ever in today's dressed-down world. A suit is often too formal for much of what we do, but the sports coat is useful to throw o...