Samurai Jeans Shirt Men's Japanese Boro Sashiko Kasuri Style Long Sleeve Shirt SSS21-IK
This long sleeve button up shirt is made in Japan and produced by Samurai Jeans. Samurai Jeans is a modern denim label established in 1998 based in Osaka, Japan. Samurai Jeans's products are introduced Japanese elements into american classic clothing making. The pattern construction of this shirt is designed and inspired by the vintage classic American work shirt, but this long sleeve shirt is outfitted with Samurai Jeans's brand own detailing and design in a contemporary approach with a modernize fit. The fabric of this shirt is woven on specialized jacquard looms to recreate a Boro Sashiko Kasuri style fabric, which is inspired by ichimatsu (Traditional Japanese style plaid pattern). With the inspiration from American classic work shirts, this item has been re-designed with Japanese style fabric for a more casual look and fashion purpose. Made of 100% cotton medium weight boro sashiko style jacquard kasuri fabric with white stitchings in warp and weft which gives the shirt a traditional Japanese textile effect. This product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this long-sleeve shirt is originally intended to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with slightly short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. It is perfect to wear alone or as a base layer with a jacket (outerwear). This kasuri shirt is new original creations by Samurai Jeans.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to be about 1 size smaller than US and EU standard size. Because this product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. So please choose one size larger than your normal US/EU standard size. For example : If you are usually wearing size US/EU M/38, please choose "Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38)" for this shirt. This shirt is originally intended to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with slightly short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 35-36"(88-91cm).
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 37-38"(93-96cm).
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU L/40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 39-40"(99-101cm).
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU XL/42) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 41-42"(103-106cm).
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements).
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36)__Width: 20.1"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 32.7"__Shoulder: 16.9"
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38)__Width: 20.9"__Length: 28.0"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 17.7"
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU L/40)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 28.7"__Sleeve: 35.0"__Shoulder: 18.5"
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 22.4"__Length: 29.9"__Sleeve: 36.2"__Shoulder: 19.3"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Made in Japan.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Sleeve length is taken from the center back of the neck.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Fabric : Made of 100% cotton, unlined, single-ply, mediumweight boro kasuri style jacquard fabric with white running-stitchings in vertically and horizontally which gives the shirt a traditional Japanese textile effect. The base of this shirt is made of a fabric woven with checkered pattern inspired by ichimatsu (Traditional Japanese style plaid pattern) interwoven yarns of 2 indigo colors. In addition, the fabric has been running-stitched with white thread in vertical and horizontal irregularly. This results in a unique fabric with a nice broken stripes in warp and weft to shirt. This Kasuri weaving process is provides a traditional Japanese weaving look. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort. This fabric has a distinctive slubby and neppy texture. And this shirt is washed once for the fashionable vintage feel and look. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage. And the fabric will develop a comfortable feeling and continue to get softer and cozier through repeated wear. And the more you wear, the more fabric will fade beautifully.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : 7 buttons on front opening. Full-button closure (Front placket, Front button closure) with vertical button holes. Buttons are 4-holes antique finished metal buttons.
Collar Type : Regular collar with collar stand for crisper appearance. The left collar stand has a 1930s style chin-strap. (a neck strap, a chin strap, a throat tab, a throat latch) with a concealed button under the right collar that fastens across the neck.
Cuffs Type : Single button cuffs with sleeve placket (cuff slit). The sleeve openings have sleeve placket (cuff slits). So you can take the shirt off and put it on easily.
Bottom hem type : Curved hem ( shirt tail ). The shirttail scallop edge are finished with gusset, and triple twisted thread run off from the shirttail scallop edge, a classic detail found on authentic work shirts.
Pocket : Twin chest patch pockets with button closure. The upper pocket corners are bar tacked for extra strength.
Yoke type : Straight yoke. A shirt yoke is made from triple layers of fabric for durability. Reinforced double-layers shoulder yoke for greater durability at at stress points.
Back of the Shirt : No pleats for easy ironing and clean lines.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : Key areas are triple-stitching and rolled seams for superior strength. The inside cuff, inside collar, inside pocket flaps, and inside right side placket are lined with cotton broadcloth fabric for reinforcement. You'll find the union tag on the inside of the shirttail. *Since this item is indigo-dyed, it's prone to crocking, or color transfer, so wear (and wash) it with dark colors till it's worn in. We recommend washing separately and wearing with similar or darker shades, as color transfer may occur on lighter garments.
Model name : SSS21-IK Samurai Jeans Men's Casual Fashio Long Sleeve Button Up Shirt with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Traditional Japanese Weaving Technique and American Vintage Clothing / Mens Button Up Work Shirt with Traditional Japanese Weaving Pattern / Long Sleeve Shirt with Kasuri Fabric / Boro Shirt with Broken Stripes in Vertically and horizontally.
How to measure the clothing
Garment measurements ( Not body measurements )
How to measure the clothing
Body Width (Half Chest)
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side
Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Measure from the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg on the inside seam.
If you are unsure of the size to order, we will assist you. Please contact us by e-mail ( email@example.com ) with the following information : Height, waist circumference measure, chest circumference measure, body weight, (and type of clothing to be worn beneath the jacket most of the time), as well as the type of fit you prefer : Trim, roomy or oversized.