Tag: Turnbull and Asser

Breaking Down James Bond’s Cocktail Cuffs

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Whether you call them cocktail cuffs, turnback cuffs, Dr. No cuffs, casino cuffs, flow-back cuffs, milanese cuffs, neapolitan cuff...

Shirt Collar Width, Height and Point Length—and Poll!

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The shirt's collar is one of the most important parts of a man's outfit because it frames the face. Whilst fit ranks paramoun...

Sea Island Cotton

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James Bond has a long history of wearing Sea Island cotton. Ian Fleming wrote in his novels that Bond wears a "dark blue Sea Isl...

Button Cuffs

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The button cuff, also known as the barrel cuff, is certainly the most forgettable of all shirt cuffs. They lack the personalisat...

The Royal Oxford Shirt

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The royal oxford shirt should be more popular than it is. Though Bond has primarily worn poplin shirts throughout the series, ...

Open-Collar Shirts

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For most people today, ties are limited to wearing only for special occasions. A formal shirt—dress shirt to the Americans—is ...

Anatomy of a Turnbull & Asser Shirt

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We all know Turnbull & Asser for making shirts for not only four of the six James Bond actors, but also for Bond creator I...

Grenadine Garza Grossa Silk Uncovered

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Today is the third anniversary of the first post on Bond Suits, the dinner suit in Dr. No. But I'd like to revisit another one of ...