Tag: Tuxedo

This is a mission, not a fancy dress ball: Shawl Collar Dinner Suit in The Living Daylights

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Agent Saunders rudely greets James Bond, first telling him that he's late and then saying that he's overdressed. "This is a miss...

Emilio Largo: The Ivory Double-Breasted Dinner Jacket

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The villain in Thunderball, Emilio Largo (Adolfo Celi), channels Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca in his ivory double-breasted, sha...

Midnight Blue Dinner Suit in the Bahamas in Thunderball

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

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

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Chantilly in northern France isn't the most appropriate place for an ivory dinner jacket, even in summertime. The French Riviera...

The Saint: The White Silk Dinner Jacket

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

Black Tie in Licence to Kill: Bond Breaks the Rules

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Most of the time the only black tie rule that Bond typically breaks is forgoing a waist-covering, such as a waistcoat or cummerb...

The Midnight Blue Wool/Mohair Dinner Suit in The World Is Not Enough

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Let's celebrate the 100th blog entry on The Suits of James Bond with black tie! In The World is Not Enough, Bond visits Valent...

Ivory Dinner Jacket in India in Octopussy

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In Octopussy, Bond goes out in India wearing a button one, peak-lapel, ivory dinner jacket made by Douglas Hayward. The dinner...