Tag: Turnbull and Asser

The Two-Button Shirt Collar and James Bond

While almost all shirt collars fasten with one button, the rare shirt collar has two stacked buttons. A collar with a very high stand needs a second button to k...

The New York City Bond Experience

Photo by The Bond Experience. This weekend I was a member of a New York City James Bond tour led by the renowned David Zaritsky of The Bond Experience, including...

Collars Royale: Turnbull & Asser

In a new graphic series called "Collars Royale", I break down the styles of the shirts James Bond wears, starting with the first shirt brand that Bond wears, Turnbul...

From Tailors with Love: Episode 9 — Dunhill vs Paul Smith, and mo...

On the 9th episode of From Tailors with Love, Peter Brooker and I talk about my new hacking jacket from Mason & Sons and Pete's trip to the sniper location and F...

(00)7 Essential James Bond Shirts to Own

What do most of James Bond's formal shirts have in common? They are light in colour and almost always solid. There are some basic guidelines to follow when getting a...
Dr. No Dinner Suit

How Sean Connery Set the Fashion Template for Future James Bonds

More so than the James Bond of Ian Fleming's pages, Sean Connery's James Bond set the template for how subsequent screen Bonds would dress. Terence Young, the di...

Sheer Elegance: The Voile Shirt

It takes both a bold and elegant man to wear a shirt made of voile. That man sounds like James Bond. Alan Flusser defines voile in his book Dressing the Man a...

A Guide to Shirt Design

Shirt design is much more than just a collar, two cuffs and a good fit. While knowing how a shirt should fit is most important, a balanced design should never be...