Tag: Tweed

Count Lippe’s Casual Brown Tweed Suit

Count Lippe (Guy Doleman) is a SPECTRE agent Bond encounters at the Shrublands health farm in the English countryside in Thunderball. The basis for Lippe's clothes...

Marnie: A Black, White and Red Houndstooth Jacket

Previously I wrote about the black and grey herringbone tweed sports coat that Sean Connery wears as Mark Rutland in the 1964 Alfred Hitchcock film Marnie. The h...

11 Checks and Patterns James Bond Has Worn

I've compiled diagrams of many of the checks and other small patterns that James Bond has worn in his suits, sports coat and other garments over the series into on...

Mainly Millicent: Roger Moore’s First Appearance as James B...

In an episode of the BBC sketch comedy show Mainly Millicent from July 1964, Roger Moore played James Bond nine years before he officially played the role in Live ...

Woman of Straw: A Brown Houndstooth Suit and Donegal Tweed Overco...

Most of Sean Connery's tailored clothing in Goldfinger was first featured in the 1964 film Woman of Straw, which was made just before Goldfinger. Some of the suits...

The Persuaders: The Tweed Norfolk Suit

In the 1971 episode of The Persuaders titled "A Home of One's Own", Roger Moore wears an old-fashioned Norfolk suit. The brown herringbone tweed sporting suit is m...
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Poll: Should Bond have worn a tweed jacket for Skyfall’s cl...

Skyfall gives a few nods to past James Bond films to commemorate the series' 50th anniversary, and the most notable of these nods is the return once again of the...

The Golden Compass: Atomic Fleck Suit

In the 2007 fantasy film The Golden Compass, Daniel Craig's character Lord Asriel dresses in a 1940s-style brown atomic fleck tweed suit. Atomic fleck is similar t...