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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

Or a vintage piece from Etsy like this one:


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

J. Press Attaché Waxed with leather trim $180.00

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

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

Levi's® 510® Super Skinny Fit $39.99

Polo Ralph Lauren Mochican Brown Classic-Fit Jeans $95.00

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

French Aluminum Canteen $9.99

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Goldfinger Brown Loafers

Bruno Magli Men's Renot Slip-On $495.00

Mezlan Men's Mayfield Slip-on $129.22

Brass Boot Men's Savoy Loafer $129.95

Tim Little Black Sole 8 £280.00

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

John Varvatos black nappa leather slip-ons $214.20

CALVIN KLEIN "Malcom" Dress Slip-Ons $130.00

Tim Little Black Sole 7 £315.00