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Thursday, August 12, 2010

LALD Wicker Case




Wicker screams summer, picnics, and day-trips to the country. Bond uses a wicker briefcase in Live and Let Die when traveling with Rosie and Quarrel Jr. Be it a picnic basket...

Picnic Time Windsor Picnic Basket, Service for 4 $229.95 amazon.com


Or a vintage piece from Etsy like this one:

VINTAGE LADIES WOVEN WICKER ATTACHE CASE SALE SALE SALE $12.75 etsy.com

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

TMWTGG Leather-Trim Canvas Suitcase



Moore & Giles Traveler Waxwear Rangerhoney $690.00


Aspinal of London Navy Canvas with Smooth Cognac Calf Leather $445.00 aspinaloflondon.com


J. Press Attaché Waxed with leather trim $180.00 jpressonline.com

FYEO Ripple Rubber Climbing/Hiking Boots



To hike the wilderness of the Canadian/Vermont Border 007 needed a pair of boots with a Ripple Rubber sole. These pairs can be had for far less than professional hiking boots but still will keep you on your feet when the elevation rises.

Altama Black Jungle Ripple Boots $49.98 shop.vtarmynavy.com

FYOE Brown Jeans



In the short story; For Your Eyes Only, Bond wears a pair of Brown jeans to help conceal his presence in the wilderness of Vermont on the edge of Canada. You can just sport them for fashion, if you know which pair to get.

Boden Smart Twill Jeans $68.00 bodenusa.com


Levi's® 510® Super Skinny Fit $39.99 zappos.com/


Polo Ralph Lauren Mochican Brown Classic-Fit Jeans $95.00 dillards.com

FYOE Aluminum Flask



In the short story FYOE Bond sets out on a mission to assassinate Gonzales the Cuban Hitman and von Hammerstein who murdered the Havelocks. When braving the Vermont wilderness he carries with him a aluminum flask, something nowadays is a pretty trendy and eco-conscious item for the everyday hipster. Bond uses it to carry whiskey to keep himself warm and to treat wounds and you too can add this accessory to add to your Bond arsenal. Just don't get caught with it at the office by the old man.

G.I. Style Aluminum Canteen by Rothco $7.88 amazon.com


French Aluminum Canteen $9.99 budk.com

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Goldfinger Brown Loafers



Bruno Magli Men's Renot Slip-On $495.00 endless.com


Mezlan Men's Mayfield Slip-on $129.22 endless.com


Brass Boot Men's Savoy Loafer $129.95 endless.com


Tim Little Black Sole 8 £280.00 timlittle.com

Thunderball Slip-On Low Boots



One of 007's more interesting aversions were to laces. Fleming stated that Bond abhorred laces. This particular taste translated into the wardrobe of Thunderball where James Bond wore a pair of short lace-less boots in the fight with Colonel Bouvar.

DIESEL Ankle boots $ 210.00 yoox.com


John Varvatos black nappa leather slip-ons $214.20 bluefly.com


CALVIN KLEIN "Malcom" Dress Slip-Ons $130.00 lordandtaylor.com


Tim Little Black Sole 7 £315.00 timlittle.com