The timless unisex linen shirt - because it just works for everyone. Side panels add subtle shaping in front and back. Two piece sleeve without cuff for ease of rolling and layering. Double layered underarm lining - intended to absorb any moisture (what linen does best) and keep those underarms feeling fresh. Mandarin collar and placket finish off neckline with clean, sharp lines. Wear oversized for a slouchy boyfriend vibe, or fitted for a more dressy look. Linen is pre-washed and dried.
Fabric Content: 100% Linen
Wash in cold water, hang or low-tumble to dry.
100% made in Canada
See size chart for measurement details.
Linen is one of the oldest textiles in the world - made from the fibres found in the stem of the flax plant. It is laborious to manufacture, but the fibers are very absorbent. Garments made of linen are considered luxurious for their quality and exceptional coolness and freshness in hot weather.
softens as it is washed
high natural luster
absorbs a fair amount of moisture without feeling damp to the skin
fibers do not stretch
high resistance to damage from abrasion
resistant to moths and carpet beetles
Often associated with linen yarn is the presence of "slubs", or small knots which occur randomly along its length. Slubs are considered part of the aesthetic appeal of an expensive natural product and do not compromise the integrity of the fabric.
Linen is relatively easy to take care of, since it resists dirt and stains + has no lint or pilling tendency. It can be dry-cleaned, machine-washed or steamed. Although it can withstand high temperatures, we recommend washing it in cold water.
The tendency to wrinkle is often considered part of linen's particular "charm." Most linen garments are designed to be air-dried on a good clothes hanger and worn without ironing.