Tag Archives: Button Down

Ledbury The Calhoun Dot Shirt

Chambray may be making a run at oxford cloth as my favorite shirting material. They both have a textured look that adds interest and elevates even a plain shirt to another level. Chambray has a bit of a rougher look … Continue reading

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Ledbury Washed Blue Wexley Oxford

There’s no stronger workhorse in the closet than a properly-fitting oxford. White is solid but I find blue to be the most versatile. There’s something about the stark contrast of the white with darker pants that pushes me towards the … Continue reading

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Criquet Chambray Button Down

This year I’m trying to work more chambray into my closet. It’s a fabric that I really like due to its rugged look and it’s a much easier look to pull off than the denim shirt. The texture catches the … Continue reading

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Collared Greens Poe Button Down Shirt

I’m a sucker for anything red, white and blue. Even better if it’s made in the USA. Actually that’s almost paramount these days as there are plenty of American-made options out there. I just take offense when a brand tries … Continue reading

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Chubbies The Stray Ray

What is the Nutter? This shirt from Chubbies defies all categorization. Is it a short sleeve button-down? Is it a polo/button-down hybrid? Is it a short-sleeve popover? Who knows and who really cares because what it is is pretty awesome.

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Southern Tide University Sport Shirt

There are a lot of lame, half-assed attempts out there to try to associate non-licensed apparel with an actual team. See Southern Tide’s Team Colors Gingham Sport Shirt. Pretty sure that’s just a standard gingham shirt that happens to come … Continue reading

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Bonobos Teal Blackwatch Oxford Button-Down

Bonobos¬†has been my first choice for pants since the day I discovered it. The brand started simple, focused on one thing and dominated it. But then it evolved and started broadening its product range and bringing in clothing for head … Continue reading

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Southern Tide Royal Oxford Sport Shirt

Southern Tide has been diversifying itself a bit lately, crafting collections for all aspects of life. The Crescent Collection is the most formal, the grown up big brother of the brand’s signature polos. The clothes in the collection are for … Continue reading

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Bird Dog Bay Van Tassel Shirt

Bird Dog Bay just dropped a new batch of its Italian shirting button downs, this time in some brighter colors perfect for the spring that may never come. I could have went with the Beau Brummel¬†and made a white and … Continue reading

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Southern Tide Bon Voyage Plaid Shirt

You know what Phil, I’m not buying it. Just because you saw your shadow doesn’t mean we need to have six more weeks of winter. Just because another couple of inches of snow got dumped on us last night doesn’t … Continue reading

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