Tag: Turnbull and Asser

The Royal Oxford Shirt

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

Open-Collar Shirts

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

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 Silk Uncovered

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

Never Say Never Again: Business Casual?

In Never Say Never Again, Sean Connery wears an odd choice of clothing aboard the Flying Saucer. A sky blue shirt with black t...
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The Spread Collar

The standard collar amongst the English shirtmakers is the spread collar, and it's the collar Bond wears more often than not. ...

Shirt Darts

Darts on the back of a shirt are currently more popular than ever now that people like wearing their clothes tighter. When dar...
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Turnbull & Asser James Bond Shirt Patterns

Whilst visiting Turnbull & Asser in July, employee Steven Quin brought some James Bond shirt patterns out of the archive t...