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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.

Is Daniel Craig picking up his Lotus Evora with Bond licence plates

Lotus posted some intriguing images of someone who looks a lot like Daniel Craig picking up a Lotus Evora 400. The caption reads "Guess who came to Lotus to collect his new Evora 400?".

MI6 Confidential 30 Monorail Trilogy

Although the early sequels to Dr. No quickly billed themselves as 'bigger' than past adventures, nothing quite topped Lewis Gilbert's three contributions in terms of scale.

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.

Orlebar Brown contest

In the past four weeks, thousands of fans entered the Orlebar Brown Supercontest on Bond Lifestyle, for a chance to win two Orlebar Brown outfits worth £500 ($800). Today the winner and the results of the mini survey on who is the best actor to portray James Bond are announced!

Exquisitely Evil: 50 Years of Bond Villains

The International Spy Museum in Washington has mounted a major new exhibit featuring the most memorable villains who have appeared since 007 first hit the screen 50 years ago in Dr. No. The interactive exhibit, “Exquisitely Evil: 50 Years of Bond Villains,” will feature James Bond’s chief adversaries, their henchmen, lairs, and weapons.

Bond In Motion extended for a further year

The National Motor Museum, Beaulieu is proud to announce that Bond In Motion, the exclusive official exhibition of 50 original James Bond vehicles, will be continuing throughout 2013.

Cartamundi turnhout

After years of enjoying the Casino Royale playing cards, I finally got a chance to visit the place where they were designed and manufactured: Cartamundi headquarters in Turnhout (Belgium).

Aston Martin DB5 3D prop model

Innovative 3D printing technology from Augsburg-based voxeljet is on display in the newest James Bond film SkyFall. Spoiler alert: if you didn't see the film yet, this article might contain spoilers.

Aston Martin Vantage V8

While SkyFall premiered in London, Sohail Ahmed had a great week, living the Bond lifestyle. He won the car of his dreams – an Aston Martin V8 Vantage – in the Best of the Best Supercar competition, and collected the keys from Daniel Craig lookalike Max Ryder!

Win a John Smedley hamper with the Bobby pullover

It was recently discovered that Bond wears a John Smedley Bobby pullover in SkyFall. John Smedley is currently featuring a contest on their website where you can win a special Hamper set, which includes the Bobby Sweater!

MI6 Confidential #18: Bringing Bond Home

MI6 Confidential, the full-colour magazine celebrating the world of James Bond 007, returns with its eighteenth issue.

The Bond Experience launches on November 7th

The Bond Experience is a social site built for Bond fans by Bond fans. This new website is created by David Zaritksy, who many of you here know well from his videopodcasts and articles on Bond Lifestyle. The Bond Experience is made up of impactful moments of excitement, discovery and camaraderie around all things Bond.

Heieneken SkyFall screening in Amsterdam

This week, the movie SkyFall premiered in The Netherlands, with Bérénice Marlohe promoting SkyFall and Heineken in the beer’s country of origin. Bond Lifestyle’s Remmert van Braam was invited to interview Bérénice Marlohe and attend the Heineken SkyFall screening.