Tag: Tuxedo

A Notch Lapel Dinner Jacket for the Opera and Wurstelprater in Th...

Bond wears his second black tie outfit in The Living Daylights on a date/mission to the opera and amusement park in Vienna, Austria. The black dinner suit has a no...

A Familiar Dinner Suit in Quantum of Solace

In Quantum of Solace, Bond found in a locker a perfectly-fitted dinner suit that was almost a copy of Bond's first dinner suit that Sean Connery wore to introduce ...

This is a mission, not a fancy dress ball: Shawl Collar Dinner Su...

Agent Saunders rudely greets James Bond, first telling him that he's late and then saying that he's overdressed. "This is a mission, not a fancy dress ball", says ...

Emilio Largo: The Ivory Double-Breasted Dinner Jacket

The villain in Thunderball, Emilio Largo (Adolfo Celi), channels Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca in his ivory double-breasted, shawl-collar dinner jacket. Largo wear...

Midnight Blue Dinner Suit in the Bahamas in Thunderball

For his trip to the Bahamas in Thunderball, James Bond brings a shawl-collar midnight blue dinner suit in a shiny wool and mohair blend with midnight blue satin-si...

Ivory Silk Dinner Jacket in the Country in A View to a Kill

Chantilly in northern France isn't the most appropriate place for an ivory dinner jacket, even in summertime. The French Riviera is a more traditional place to wea...

The Saint: The White Silk Dinner Jacket

After my first entry covering The Saint was well received, here's another from episode 2 of series 5 called "Interlude in Venice." This episode is notable for feat...

Black Tie in Licence to Kill: Bond Gets It Wrong

Most of the time the only black tie rule that Bond typically breaks is forgoing a waist-covering, such as a waistcoat or cummerbund. In Licence to Kill he rememb...