To stay perfect, we need to know three laps in centimeters – chest, waist and neck. For example, a man’s shirt size S: consistent laps of door 37-38 cm chest – 114 cm, and the waist – 108 cm. Size M: neck – 39-40 cm chest – 116 cm, and waist – 110- 112 cm. Size L : neck – 41-42 cm chest – 122 cm., and waist – 118-120 cm.
For best considered shirts of cotton. Synthetics also can be present in quality shirt, but not in very large numbers. The fabric should be thick and warm to the touch. Business and official shirts usually have no pockets. The seam has to be double, even without protruding threads.
Color and rig
Vintage shirts are usually light in color. The official can be white, black or bright. Business shirt can be and pattern – stripes, stripes, discreet box even. But this pattern may not be repeated any suit or tie, as it is quite difficult to combine identical patterns of different details in clothing.
Fashion suggests different cuts: free from classical to modern tailored to different combinations of fabrics and colors.
Modern collar type “Shark” is reversed, with pointed ends and wide obtuse angle. Shirts with a collar such are best suited to business suits. Collar type “Shark” seems invented tie with bulky nodes.
The most common are the coolest type of “Straight” – they are so to speak, in the classic business shirts. The long edges of the collar are facing downwards and form acute-angled triangle.
Collar “zoom” is usually without top button and can be worn without a tie – a sweater, but with the suit. A collar “Batten Down” (with lower fastening) has long attached buttons ends. It can be worn as narrow tie and without.
Usually the shirts be washed at +40 ° C in the washing machine. Strong spin is not recommended because the collar can be deformed. When hand washing is not to twist arms shirt. The shirt is a garment that can be worn more than one day. It should be “fresh”. Note that sell special means to launder collars and cuffs of shirts.
To dry men’s shirt in the dryer is not recommended. Best hang them on hangers and let them air dry. Do not over dry because slightly damp ironed easier.
The most difficult ironed linen shirts (from natural flax) – the iron is heated to 230 ° C and using the “steam”. Cotton required ironing temperature to 150 ° C, but if it is mixed with flax, increase the temperature to 200 ° C. Dark colored shirt is not ironed on the front, and where necessary, use steam pressure without touching the iron to fabric. Begin ironing of small details – a collar, which is ironed from the corners to the center, first from behind and then and this from the front. Following sleeves – for them it is better to use the facilities of the ironing boards. If iron sleeve on a flat surface, move the iron from the middle to the end, taking care not to let folds itself iron on the fabric. Cuffs ironed in the same manner as the collar: first of їpakovata, then from the front. The back both fronts ironed on the thread to not stretch fabric.