Duke Kahanamoku Hawaiian Shirt Men's Duke's Shell Short Sleeve Cotton Linen Aloha Shirt DK39094
This hawaiian shirt is made in Japan and produced by Toyo Enterprises under a license from Duke Kahanamoku USA. This "Duke's Shell" print was originally produced by Duke Kahanamoku in the 1950s. This item is modeled after vintage Duke Kahanamoku shirts, but this all-over print shirt has been re-designed with the Toyo Enterprises's brand own detailing, contemporary interpretation and modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from Toyo Enterprises. The fabric of this shirt is made from a 85% cotton/15% linen blend lightweight slub dobby fabric instead of the original vintage rayon that offers a unique nice slubbed texture and dry feel for a more casual look. And this shirt features short-sleeved, hawaiian loop collar, resin button closure in the front, matched open-top patch pocket. This product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this shirt has a stylish boxy fit that offers a extra room in the chest with short in the body length for a comfort silhouette and the vintage fashionable feel and look. This fit feels relaxed and comfortable, and is breathable enough that you will not ever worry about the heat. This shirt is not intended to be worn slim, or tucked-in. Toyo Enterprises has made the fit and fabric more fashionable and casual look for modern styles compared with vintage examples. With the inspiration from Duke Kahanamoku's historic line, this shirt has been re-designed for a fashion purpose that still works it with authentic Duke Kahanamoku details updated for the modern man. This aloha shirt is new creations by Toyo Enterprises from Japan Gender : Men. Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to run slightly smaller than US and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan M would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this shirt is cut to wear as a stylish boxy fit that offers a extra room in the chest with short in the body length for a comfort silhouette and the vintage fashionable feel and look. This fit feels relaxed and comfortable, and is breathable enough that you will not ever worry about the heat. This shirt is not intended to be worn slim, or tucked-in. Please also refer to the following actual measurement of the garment itself to choose the right size. Fits may vary by style or personal preference. Our model wears a tagged size Japan M and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36. Sizes available. ・Tagged size Japan S : would fit better on a US/EU XS-S/34-36 ・Tagged size Japan M : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38 ・Tagged size Japan L : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40 ・Tagged size Japan XL : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42 ・Tagged size Japan XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XL-XXL/42-44 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 S__Width: 20.5"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 16.5"__Shoulder: 16.9" ・Tagged size Japan M__Width: 21.7"__Length: 26.4"__Sleeve: 17.3"__Shoulder: 17.7" ・Tagged size Japan L__Width: 22.8"__Length: 27.6"__Sleeve: 18.5"__Shoulder: 18.9" ・Tagged size Japan XL__Width: 24.0"__Length: 28.3"__Sleeve: 19.3"__Shoulder: 19.7" ・Tagged size Japan XXL__Width: 24.8"__Length: 29.1"__Sleeve: 20.1"__Shoulder: 20.9"
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 : The fabric of this shirt is made from a 85% cotton/15% linen blend lightweight slub dobby fabric instead of the original vintage rayon that offers a unique nice slubbed texture and dry feel for a more casual look. Lightweight, no stretch breathy fabric interwoven with slub yarn. Slub yarn is a yarn containing varying thicknesses. The fabric of this shirt is wovened in slab yarn. This results in a unique natural neppy, slubby and rugged texture instead of a smooth surface. Woven and printed in Japan with traditional techniques. This fabric is suitable for summer. And the shirt is washed once for a fashionable vintage feel and look. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : 6 buttons on front opening including a loop top button. Full-button closure (Front placket, Front button closure).
Buttons : The buttons are resin buttons with horizontal button holes. This shirt has a top button that fastens with a loop at the collar.
Collar Type : Resort collar ( Camp collar, Notched collar, Loop Collar, Open collar ).
Bottom hem type : Straight hemline ( Square cut bottom Hem ).
Pocket : Matched open-top patch pocket on left side chest, allowing for a seamless image. Creating matched pockets requires the use of more fabric and more precise cutting and sewing.
Yoke type : Straight yoke. A shirt yoke is made from two layers of fabric for durability. Reinforced double-layers shoulder yoke for greater durability at at stress points.
Back of the Shirt : Side pleated back vents to allow for maximum movement and comfort. The rear side pleats on the back (just below the yoke, out towards the ends of the shoulders) to allow for maximum movement and comfort.
Pattern Type : Discharge printing.
Sleeve style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Short sleeves.
Other details : *Due to the cutting process, each shirt is unique and will therefore vary in appearance from the shirt shown.
Model name : DK39094 Duke Kahanamoku from Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Short Sleeve Shirt with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Vintage Hawaiian Shirt / Duke's Shell Slubbed Cotton Aloha Shirt for Men / Mens Resort Collar All-over Print Casual Button Up Shirt / Lot No. DK39094 / DUKE KAHANAMOKU COTTON / LINEN HAWAIIAN SHIRT “DUKE'S SHELL”.<