Momotaro Jeans Hickory Shirt Men's Natural Wood Dyed Long Sleeve 9 Oz. Hickory Stripe Work Shirt MLS1080M31
This long sleeve hickory stripe shirt is made in japan and produced by Momotaro Jeans. Momotaro Jeans is a modern denim label established in 2006, based in Kojima, Okayama, Japan, where is the birth place of Japanese domestic jeans. Momotaro Jeans's products are introduced Japanese craftsmanship and contemporary elements into american classic clothing making. The pattern construction of this hickory shirt is modeled after traditional American workwear (vintage work shirts) with classic design, but this hickory striped work shirt has been re-designed with the Momotaro Jeans'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 Momotaro Jeans. Made of a 100% cotton unlined, single-ply, pre-washed 9 Oz. medium weight Japanese indigo hickory denim fabric. And then this indigo hickory shirt has been garment dyed with a natural plant dye (overdying with Japanese cypress wood) to create natural colors that have been inherited from ancient japan. And the shirt results in an overall tastefully austere natural beige color shade. And this hickory stripe work shirt features a front closure with seven urea buttons, regular collar, twin chest patch pockets with button closure, back yoke, rounded shirttail. And this long-sleeve hickory button up shirt is originally intended to wear as a modern fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) for a more fashion-forward looks. Momotaro Jeans has made the fit more fashionable for modern styles. It is perfect to wear alone or as a base layer with a jacket(outerwear). This hickory shirt is new original creations by Momotaro Jeans by Japan Blue.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is made for US/EU clothing sizes. And this long-sleeve shirt is originally intended to wear as a modern fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) for a more fashion-forward looks. Momotaro Jeans has made the fit more fashionable for modern styles. As a guide, tagged size S would fit better on a US/EU S/36. 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 S 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 S : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size M : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size L : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size XL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
・Tagged size XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XXL/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 S (US/EU S/36)__Width: 20.1"__Length: 27.2"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size M (US/EU M/38)__Width: 20.9"__Length: 27.6"__Sleeve: 33.1"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size L (US/EU L/40)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 28.3"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size XL (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 22.4"__Length: 29.1"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size XXL (US/EU XXL/44)__Width: 23.2"__Length: 29.1"__Sleeve: 35.0"__Shoulder: 19.7"
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.
Natural dyes have been used since olden times in japan as a way to incorporate the beautiful colours of nature into lifestyles. This item is one of the Momotaro Jeans natural dye collection. This item has been garment dyed with a natural dye (overdying with natural wood -Japanese cypress- dye) to create natural colors that have been inherited from ancient japan. Japanese cypress dye features a one of very traditional natural plant dyeing technique from Japan. Japanese cypress wood dyeing is a traditional technique that requires time and skill. Boil wood chips of the native Japanese cypress tree. and then dye the garment repeatedly in the extracted liquid to dye the tastefully austere natural beige color. The Japanese cypress wood dye gives unique beige earthy colour to textiles. Also natural dyes reacts to sunlight, so the colour changes slowly with time and sun exposure. And with wear and wash the natural-dyed fabric will fade to create a unique personalized garment. However, traditional technique of natural dyeing have disappeared because of the fast-paced consumer society. Momotaro Jeans offer natural dye item to revive the wisdom of our ancestors who coexisted with nature.
Fabric : Made of a 100% cotton unlined, single-ply, pre-washed 9 Oz. medium weight Japanese indigo hickory denim fabric. And then this indigo hickory shirt has been garment dyed with traditional Japanese natural plant dyeing technique with Japanese cypress wood to create natural colors that have been inherited from ancient japan. And the shirt results in an overall tastefully austere natural beige color shade. Garment dye is a dyeing process performed on finished garments. Garment-Dye means the shirt is made, then dyed. Garment-dyed shirt results in a rustic color and broken-in feel. This process gives the shirt a traditional Japanese style and look. And it has a fashionable vintage feel and look. This shirt deliver the perfect combination of durability and natural softness for comfort. And will change over time with wear and wash. And the fabric has a faded texture reminiscent of vintage workwear. This earth tone shirt can create a warm, nature-friendly atmosphere. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage. It is perfect to wear alone or as a base layer with a jacket(outerwear).
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : 7 buttons on front opening. Full button closure (Front placket, Front button closure).
Collar Type : Regular collar with collar stand for crisper appearance.
Bottom hem type : Rounded shirttail (Curved hem / shirt tail).
Pocket : Two chest patch pockets with button closure. Two chest pockets with rounded lower corners. ocket openings are reinforced with folded double-layers. The upper pocket corners are bar tacked for extra strength.
Cuffs Type : Single button cuff with cuff slits. The cuff slit let you take the shirt off and put it on easily.
Yoke type : Straight yoke. A shirt yoke is made from double 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. * Since this item is natural-dyed, it's prone to crocking, or color transfer, so wear (and wash) it with dark colors till it's worn in. Color transfer may occur onto other surfaces. This garment will fade and change appearance over time. We recommend washing separately and wearing with similar or darker shades, as color transfer may occur on lighter garments.
Model name : MLS1080M31 Momotaro Jeans by Japan Blue Men's Casual Fashion Long Sleeve Button Up Shirt with Classical and Fashionable Forms of American Workwear and Vintage Clothing / Mens Button Up Hickory Denim Shirt / Long Sleeve Hickory Work Shirt with Natural Plant Dye / Long Sleeve Hickory Stripe Shirt for Men.
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.