‘Shirts’ Category

  1. A history of tab collar shirts


    February 27, 2016 by Ville Raivio

    The tab collar is an eccentric detail that stands out from the rest. A small tab, closed with snaps, a …
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  2. A history of popover shirts


    February 26, 2016 by Ville Raivio

    In historical light, we are living an age of a young shirt type. The current one has buttons from the neck down …
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  3. Transatlantic Translations of the Button-down Shirt


    March 16, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    Much has been said of the collar of buttoned points. What’s often left unsaid is that this model is also …
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  4. Semantics of contrast collars


    August 9, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    A contrast collar shirt is any model with the collar made from different material than the body of the shirt. Usually it …
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  5. Cream and grey shirts


    June 15, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Everyman knows the white and blue collar shirt, but this power duo is not the only option available. The ranks …
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