The Gillette Slim Adjustable Razor from Goldfinger

June 14th, 2012 by

How product placement in the James Bond movies is not a modern phenomenon

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Grigioperla swimming trunks

January 31st, 2012 by

Daniel Craig caused quite a stir when he appeared in those trunks while filming in the Bahamas while filming Casino Royale. The move appears to have been targeted at the female cinema-going public, who could almost be heard to collectively gasp when the pictures were first seen. In addition to the light blue trunks, Bond […]

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Hoffritz razors: the choice of 007

November 4th, 2010 by

In Ian Fleming’s books he mentions James Bond’s razor on several occasions. First is in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, when he has a heavy toothed Gillette. In The Man With The Golden Gun he’s switched to a Hoffritz razor of the same pattern, which we look at in this article.

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Turnbull and Asser: the shirts of James Bond

March 26th, 2008 by

Turnbull and Asser has been associated with James Bond since Sean Connery wore their shirts in Dr No. Find out more about this historic Jermyn Street shirtmaker.

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