I Spy Style: Inspiration To Achieve 007 Style Status

Sharp, sophisticated and buttoned up: the essentials for the international jet-setter.

 
Inspired by James Bond (and with the help of a very friendly neighbor who let us borrow his beautiful vintage ride) the fashion team created a highly sophisticated men’s shoot. Layered in luxurious pieces carefully selected by our uber-jazzy stylish, Graham Cumberbatch, the model was decked is head-to-toe international (secret-agent worthy) perfection.

 

TALENTS:

Photographer: Tania Quintanilla
Wardrobe: Graham Cumberbatch
Hair: Robert L Grimes
Makeup: Clarissa Luna
Model: Trevor Burchett
Special thanks to Taylor Blair for lending us this incredible toy (his 1960 MGA 1600).

 

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Navy sweater by Sebastien James ($198; Capra & Cavelli). Check shirt by Sebastien James ($198; Capra & Cavelli). Black sport coat by Plectrum Ben Sherman ($295; Service Menswear).

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Glen plaid suit by League of Rebels ($860; Design Lab). Navy check button down by Lanvin ($400; By George). Charcoal overcoat by Lardini ($1,210; By George).

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Wool herringbone pant by APC ($310: By George). Check wool blazer by Gant ($550; Service Menswear). Pocket silk by Timo Cosma ($75; Capra Cavelli). Watch by Shinola ($750; By George). Sunglasses by Retrosuperfuture ($195; Service Menswear). White polo by Robert Barakett ($125; Capra & Cavelli).

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Navy tux by Paul Betenly ($695; Capra & Cavelli). Light grey button down by APC ($210; By George). Charcoal overcoat by Lardini ($1,210; By George).

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Tan polo by Robert Barakett ($125; Capra & Caveli). Grey suit by Hugo Boss ($795; Capra & Caveli). Pocket square by Geoff Nichols ($55; Capra & Caveli). Grey sweater by Gant Rugger ($175; Service Menswear).

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Sunglasses by Starling ($65; Design Lab). Camel sweater by APC ($220; By George). Navy peacoat by Officine Generale ($1,175; By George). Scarf by Dries Van Noten ($335; By George). Olive chinos by APC ($250; By George). Belt by Orciani ($176; By George). Porter leather duffle ($265; Service Menswear).

 

This story was originally published in the 2014 Fall Issue of VETTA Magazine.

Tania Quintanilla
tania@tqphoto.com

Tania was born in Monterrey, Mexico, and was raised in San Antonio, where she began her photography career shooting for her high school newspaper. After graduating at the top of her class from the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, Tania moved to Miami, where she honed her skills shooting editorial fashion and advertising. Now living in Austin since 2005, Tania takes great inspiration from the eclectic scene in the heart of Texas, given her wide-ranging interests from creative mixed-media work to illustration and design. Tania succeeds in crafting powerful and effective photographs by paying equally close attention to both the aesthetic beauty and technical quality of each image.