Watertown Shirt: Indigo Chambray

Watertown Shirt: Indigo Chambray

1 in stock

The Watertown Shirt comes unwashed and is cut so that the measurements match the labeling AFTER an initial cold soak/line dry. We recommend this straight-forward easy protocol before wearing:

  • Rinse in cold water, machine setting on delicate, full cycle.
  • Line dry, no heat dryer.

Made of premium indigo selvedge chambray, 6.5 oz. slubby, 85% cotton, 15% linen tightly woven blend. It has a plain weave dark indigo warp with unbleached weft yarns, dry-hand, and a white/red stripe selvedge ID.

✦ Features:

  • An original mfsc shirt pattern, inspired by French 1950s vintage casual shirts, blending sportswear and workwear vibes.
  • Short sleeves, period cut.
  • Straight shirttail tuck-out style, side slits.
  • French style “col requin” (shark fin collar), with 1950s-style collar loop.
  • Contrast Californian-style yellow & orange combo stitching, high count, 100% cotton.
  • Fabric selvedge displayed on front panels button placket and chest pocket fold.
  • Single piece back, no shoulder yoke.
  • Narrow folder chain stitch construction.
  • Milled in Japan.

✦ Care:

  • Machine wash on DELICATE, cold water, mild eco-friendly detergent, and line dry.
  • Do not use the washer’s heavy-duty cycle. 
  • A heat dryer is also not recommended, as it may result in excessive and irreversible shrinkage.