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Tailored, quick-dry swim shorts from the 2019 Orlebar Brown + 007 collaboration. Based on the Orlebar Brown Bulldog shape, these shorts have a signature mid length and feature iconic Bond artwork from You Only Live Twice (1967).
The sartorial swim short is where it all began for Orlebar Brown; designed to give effortless style wherever you are. Based on the pattern of a man’s traditional tailored trouser, this design offers the perfect blend of form and function. It's not just a swim short - it’s a short you can swim in. Wear on the beach or by the pool, and then head straight for a drink or lunch.
Backstory. This design features artwork from the You Only Live Twice film poster. It shows Bond piloting ‘Little Nellie’, an autogyro, while being pursued by SPECTRE helicopters. In typical style, 007 appears cool, calm and collected - so much so that his hands aren’t even touching the steering.
Details. These shorts are white with a full colour graphic print. Each pair comes with a durable water-resistant drawstring bag to protect your shorts or store your valuables by the pool. The design has a shaped waistband and adjustable side fasteners for a superior fit. is closed with a concealed press stud and zip fly front fastening. Hip pockets and a single rear zipped welt pocket add functionality, while tailored darts give great shape. The shorts feature side splits for enhanced movement and are net lined for extra comfort and security. Made in Europe from 100% quick-drying polyester tested to 50mg/l of chlorine. Machine washable (30 degrees is optimal).
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