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The ever changing guide to clothing, gadgets, accessories, vehicles and locations spotted in early released photos and videos from SPECTRE. Spoiler Alert: this article might reveal parts of the SPECTRE plot and other elements from the upcoming Bond movie.

Bond locations in The Bahamas

From May 27th until May 31st 2015, Bond Lifestyle will join a group of international Bond fans in The Bahamas to visit some of the famous filming locations from Thunderball (1965), Never Say Never Again (1983) and Casino Royale (2006).

SPECTRE filming continued in London in the Rules restaurant in Covent Garden. Filming took place there on Friday 22 May with MI6 members M (Ralph Fiennes), Q (Ben Whishaw) and Moneypenney (Naomie Harris) attending.

Auction Christies Breitling TopTime Thunderball

The original Thunderball Geiger Counter watch prop, based on a Breitling TopTime, will be auctioned at Christie's Pop Culture auction on June 26, 2013 in South Kensington, London. The estimated price is £40,000 – £60,000 ($60,400 - $90,600).

Enter the Orlebar Brown summer photo contest

Orlebar Brown and Bond Lifestyle invite you to enter the Summer Contest for your chance to win £5,000 / $7,500 / €5,700 to spend at Orlebar Brown and a five night stay at the Mandarin Oriental Miami, courtesy of Tablet Hotels (flights included) and a $1,000 shopping spree at Scoop NYC in Miami South Beach.

Original Thunderball Geiger counter watch found by Bond fans

Yes, you read that correctly….THE original, screen-worn Breitling Top Time Geiger counter watch worn by Sean Connery in the 1965 film Thunderball has surfaced! Read the amazing story and see the photos.

Sunspel Swim Shorts now available

After months of testing and refining, the Sunspel Swim Shorts are now available on the Sunspel website and in the three London stores.

top marques 2013 monaco james bond

Top Marques celebrates its 10th anniversary from April 18 till 21, 2013, in Monte Carlo, with a lot of Bond related surprises!

Solo James Bond novel

William Boyd announced today that the title of his forthcoming James Bond novel will be Solo.

MI6 Confidential 20 Art of Bond special

Thanks to the overwhelming response to the first 'Art of Bond' special, MI6 Confidential opened the archives again for more rarely seen art, photography, covers and concept work from the films, books and games. Issues of this kind capture the work of a variety artists and contributors to the Bond canon, many of whom do not normally receive the praise and attention they deserve.

The Macallan 1962 bottle from SkyFall to be auctioned

A bottle of The Macallan 1962 Fine and Rare, as seen in SkyFall, will be auctioned for charity at a Sotheby's auction on April 17th 2013.

007 Fragrance Ocean Royale

The new addition to the official James Bond perfume collection from the motion picture company Eon Productions launched in 2012 (with the debut James Bond 007 fragrance and limited Gold Edition) is named James Bond Ocean Royale.

Building the Aston Martin DB5 1/8 scale die-cast model

Currently the Aston Martin DB5 1/8 scale is available in The Netherlands, so I was able to subscribe. In the next 85 weeks, parts of this model will be delivered and put together.

Bond 50 on Blu-Ray

To celebrate the release of SkyFall on Blu-Ray this week in the USA, Amazon.com offers the Bond 50 on Blu-Ray box set for only $129.99.

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 for sale

One of the original James Bond Aston Martin DB5's has been put up for sale by Richard Stewart Williams Ltd in the UK. This DB5 features all the working gadgets, from the hidden telephone to the bullet screen, hidden weaponry and rotating license plates.

MI6 Confidential #19: Billion Dollar Bond

Whilst pundits' predictions of SkyFall's success definitely rang true, the 23rd Bond adventure surely surpassed even the most optimistic auspices, both in terms of substance, and box office success.

Operation Euro2013  The Istanbul Venetian Affair

The ThemePartyPeople once again organise an exciting new Bond trip, visiting Bond film sites in Istanbul, Munich, Viena, Venice and other locations. James, you’re needed in Istanbul …

Everything or Nothing Documentary now on DVD

The definitive James Bond feature documentary Everything or Nothing: the untold story of 007 will be released on DVD in the UK on January 28th.

BMW Z3 Neiman Marcus 007 edition for sale

In Belgium, one of the rare BMW Z3 roadster 007 editions is currently for sale. The car is one of 100 special Neiman Marcus James Bond editions.

SkyFall DVD Blu-Ray and Box office updates

While SkyFall has officially surpassed $1 billion at the worldwide box office, more details on the DVD / Blu-Ray have been released.

Happy New Year

I want to wish all the Bond fans a happy and prosperous 2013. Thank you for making 2012 a wonderful Bond year!

Limited Edition Commemorative 25 Print Boxset Celebrates 50 Years of 007

Pyramid International have released a Limited Edition Print Box Set containing all 23 of the British James Bond Quad filmposter designs.

The name is Bond. James Bond.

One of the most famous lines in film history "Bond. James Bond" is the daily reality for a select group of people around the world, who's name is ... James Bond!

James Bond guitar and other memorabilia on auction

Vic Flick's world famous "James Bond" Guitar is being featured at Profiles in History on Saturday, December 15th, 2012. It is part of the "Drama, Action, Romance: The Hollywood Auction 53". The auction also features many James Bond photographs, posters and memorabilia.

Bollinger and Bond at Schiphol Airport

If you happen to be one of the 50 million yearly visitors of Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, you might encounter the Bollinger 007 commercial event that is set up in the airport this November and December. Visitors have a chance to win a Bollinger R.D. 1969 or a 002 for 007 Limited Edition box.

New Omega campaign photos featuring Bérénice Marlohe

Omega's Christmas 2012 advertising campaign features a set of beautiful photos of the stunning SkyFall Bond Girl Bérénice Marlohe.

The campaign features a range of Omega watches, exotic locations and the French actress shows off more than just her watches.