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Some educated speculation on the style of Bond's next dinner jacket. I'm on board with a midnight blue single button peak lapel or double breasted, myself. Bond has not worn a single button peak lapel in 12 years -- in midnight blue for 16 -- and double breasted hasn't been seen for 39! The white dinner jacket in Spectre was rather disappointing in that it not only had two buttons and a single vent, but grosgrain silk facings. The idea was right, the fabric was nice, but the execution was far less elegant than the previous white dinner jackets worn by Sean Connery and Roger Moore. Yes, Tom Ford does actually make double breasted jackets. In fact, he wears one himself for black tie... I'd say it's about time for it to make a return.

Speaking of which, I came across this article from Gentleman's Gazette about Tom Ford. It focuses on some slightly different aspects than I did in my own article, so it is well worth a read. Gentleman's Gazette is even more trad…

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