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In Dr. No, Felix Leiter meets Bond for the first time, after a brief scuffle, and asks “the place have been you measured for this?” holding 007’s Walther PPK at him. Bond smartly replies,”my tailor, Savile Row”, straightening his jacket. In the 60’s it was thought Sean Connery’s fits have been made on London’s well-known Savile Row. And it will have been the one location befitting Britain’s most famed and suave MI6 agent. The short, “golden mile of tailoring”, is understood for being visited by heads of government, (Winston Churchill), royalty, celebrities, and prime businessmen for bespoke tailoring.
On the contrary, film director Terrance Young had Sean go to his private tailor, Anthony Sinclair of Conduit Street, (which sits on the finish of Savile Row). Young was stated by these close to him and who worked with him to personify all of the Bond- type …