Thursday, April 29, 2010
James Bond introduces us to a new standard in denim color when he sported beige Levis in Quantum of Solace. This color has become more and more common since 2008 and now available without forking out 100s of dollars for designer denim.
Levis Beige 512 'true' chinos £75.00 debenhams.com
Polo Ralph Lauren "Rockridge" Washed Twill Jeans $34.99 dillards.com
Michael Kors Cotton Twill Classic Jeans $66.50 bloomingdales.com
Monday, April 19, 2010
Sometimes you have to kick back and dress for the weather, afterall, you're undercover in Bolivia drinking the local beers and hot peppers. Keep cool in a double pocketed safari button up.
Eddie Bauer Heritage Wash Canvas Shirt $34.50 eddiebauer.com
Dockers® Mobile Texture Casual Button-Front Shirt $40.00 kohls.com
For some of us, especially Americans, we sometimes feel less like Bond and more like a CIA agent, working 9 to 5 jobs with a jackass of a boss and nothing to look forward to except retirement, sometimes you feel like Felix Leiter. I am going to explore some non-bond items, things that are synonymous with American style. Nothing is more appropriate for a tropical climate like Haiti like a Khaki Suit, without sacrificing style, you will be the classiest of your travelers.
J. Crew Irish linen Ludlow two-button suit jacket $258.00 jcrew.com
Rock & Republic skin candy cotton sateen 1-button blazer $239.00 bluefly.com
French Connection Parker The Specials Linen Suit £200.00 asos.com
Cheap Monday Studio Jacket in Dark Beige $155.00 revolveclothing.com
Saturday, April 17, 2010
A black logo-less cotton polo. No affiliation, no marks, just a simple slim-line shirt that looks at home in the golf course to the vodka bar. Make it your new staple.
J. Crew Lightweight slub piqué polo $45.00 jcrew.com
Eddie Bauer Short-Sleeve Classic Pocket Field Polo $29.50 eddiebauer.com
Michael Kors Button Polo, Black $95.00 neimanmarcus.com
Armani Exchange Slub Pocket Polo $48.00 armaniexchange.com
Splendid Always Polo in Black $52.00 revolveclothing.com
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Looking for that digital watch look without going vintage and overpaying? Check out these digital watches available new that will say classic '70s Bond.
Timex Mens Fashion Digital Indiglo Watch $32.00 walmart.com
Casio A158W1 Classic Digital Watch #593 $17.99 jr.com
Casio Digital Timer Watch £25.00 asos.com
Monday, April 5, 2010
Wither it's going to the horse races or being the best Man's at a secret agent wedding, you might want to top off that grey suit with a grey top hat. Bond did, twice, just make sure to dodge the stray gunfire.
Men's Ferrecci Top Hat $59.95 shoebuy.com
Jaxon Victorian Top Hat - Grey $69.00 villagehatshop.com
Grey Wool TOPPER TOP HAT Tuxedo Formal Dress $35.95 bonanzle.com
A simple white pocket square breaks up the black tuxedo or suit and adds that final polish to your look. Though some Bonds skip it, in Quantum of Solace it perfects the role while acting undercover in Austria.
GUCCI MEN POCKET SQUARE GUCCP91211 white 100% COTTON $55 tiedeals.com
Carlo Riva - White Linen Arsenal Linen/Cotton Pocket Square #30 $40 samhober.com
J. Crew White linen pocket square $42.00 jcrew.com
Friday, April 2, 2010
A simple red tie, be it presidential or sensational, the tie that stands out from the blues and grays while still essentially a classic. What else should one wear in Hong Kong?
Croft & Barrow® Striped Silk Tie $16.80 kohls.com
Skinny Textured Stripe Tie Sale $12.99 jcpenney.com
Murano Tonal-Striped Tie $49.50 dillards.com