Worn either with a casual look or with a classy look in the evening for example, the overshirt is part of the essentials for a man's dressing, discover the new collection of overshirtProject X Paris.
Find elegant and trendy shirts for men: buffalo shirts with checks, stripes, jeans, plain, slim or regular. Do not hesitate to vary the styles and colors with the shirt to break the solemn, formal side that it can bring to your look. The shape of the collar of the shirt is very important, especially if you plan to wear it with a street wear look. The overshirts are for example more used in streetwear fashion than the "classic" shirts.
The history of the overshirt
The overshirt for men is almost a new item of clothing in the male wardrobe.
Indeed, wearing a warm overshirt over one's clothing, like a jacket, is not so usual for men. However, the overshirt for men is derived directly from the lumberjack shirt, this warm wool shirt worn by the inhabitants of the great American north. Revived in the 90s by the Street Culture and especially Snoop Doogy Dog, this garment is again a must-have of urban fashion.
How to choose a man's overshirt ?
In order not to make a mistake when choosing your overshirt, there are a few points to look at, specifically the choice ofaccessoriesand the raw materials used. One will privilege the 100% cotton for its comfort and the solidity of its fibers, to note that the cotton shirts are top-of-the-range shirts, a difference of price will thus be present. Woven with a very fine warp yarn, poplin shirts are the standard for formal shirts. The majority of shirts offering a streetwear style are made of Oxford, which unlike poplin has a less precise weave, which accentuates the checkered effect of the weave.