How to wear a camp collar shirt

How To Wear A Men's Camp Collar Shirt

Camp collar shirts have made a stylish comeback in recent years, bringing a touch of retro charm to modern wardrobes. With their relaxed and casual vibe, these shirts are perfect for embracing a laid-back yet fashionable look. Whether you're planning a summer BBQ, heading to the beach, or simply want to elevate your everyday style, mastering the art of wearing a camp collar shirt can take your outfit game to the next level. In this blog post, I'll share five valuable tips to help you effortlessly rock a camp collar shirt for various occasions.
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Here Are 5 Tips To Getting The Look Right

You invest time and care into making a cool Camp Collar (or Cuban) shirt for him. You want it to look right so he enjoys wearing it over and over again.

  1. Choose The Right Fit
  2. Think About The Pants
  3. Layer It Or Not
  4. The Fabric Pattern
  5. Type Of Fabric

1. Choose The Right Fit

Like any shirt, the fit is crucial. Choose a Camp Collar Shirt that fits well across the shoulders, stomach and chest without being too tight or too loose.

To wear a Camp Collar Shirt effectively, opt for a slightly boxy and structured cut that gracefully drapes from his body.

Since the hem is not meant to be tucked in, seek out styles that skim over his torso and align with the waistband of his trousers or shorts.

2. Think About The Pants

The key to pulling it off well is producing a clean line between his shirt and whatever pants you select.

I like a straight leg jean or chino, particularly if he has a thin or fit body type.

It also works well with a wide or relaxed leg such as a linen pant. This style suits the muscular or wide-hipped body shape. This relaxed Cuban look suits layering.

Tailored straight legged shorts look nice with this shirt as well - make sure they are not baggy or go below the knee.

The shirt should not drape too far over the pants, but align roughly with the waistband.

Men's Camp Collar Shirt Sewing Pattern Kit in Damask Blue Size Boy to Men Plus, Perfect BBQ, Beach or Party shirt

3. Layer It Or Not

This shirt looks good on its own or with a plain fitted t-shirt underneath.

White is my favourite, particularly if you are going to get creative with a fabric pattern that expresses his personality.

Take me to the shirt pattern
Sewing Pattern Kit Fabric Camp Collar Shirt for boys and men

4. Patterns, Patterns, Patterns

This shirt can go low key in a monotone, stripe, or wide pane check. And it can look just as good in a bold conversational pattern or floral.

Either way you can't help but make a statement.

Fabric Satin Furoshiki Circle Sienna Pale Blue

5. Choice Of Fabric

Some prefer the crispness and breathability of natural cotton or linen others like the fall of a cotton polyester blend.

If you want to make him something more luxurious like a silk or satin pyjama you can’t go wrong.

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