Tag: White Dinner Jacket

From Tailors with Love: Episode 11 — Ivory Dinner Jackets

In this week's podcast, Peter Brooker of Human Research and I talk about the ivory dinner jackets of the Bond series, while Pete refers to Sean Connery's biography b...

James Bond’s Occasions for Black Tie

Are you looking for occasions to dress more like James Bond and wear his black tie uniform? Bond usually wears black tie for one of a few purposes: casinos, dinner, ...

Sean Connery’s Suits in Woman of Straw vs Goldfinger

Woman of Straw is one of the most significant films in the history of James Bond clothing. Why would a film that isn't a James Bond film be important to James Bond c...

The Spy Who Loved Silk

Though silk is the standard material for a neck tie, James Bond shows plenty of love to silk beyond ties. Silk is often considered one of the world's most luxuri...

53 Years of James Bond in Black Tie Infographic

Three years ago I created an infographic that breaks down all of James Bond’s black tie outfits by every part of the outfit. I have now revised the graphic with a fr...

Sins: Timothy Dalton in Black and White Dinner Jackets

Happy birthday to Timothy Dalton! Timothy Dalton's last project released before he first starred as James Bond in The Living Daylights is the 1986 television ...

Orson Welles’ Le Chiffre in the 1967 Casino Royale

Orson Welles plays Le Chiffre in the 1967 James Bond spoof Casino Royale wearing an outfit fitting for a colourful villain. Welles' segment of the film is the on...

The Untraditional Ivory Dinner Jacket in Spectre

After a 30-year gap, James Bond finally wears an ivory dinner jacket again in Spectre. A View to a Kill was the last film that featured Bond in an ivory dinner jac...