Christopher Wicks, the designer and also maker of all things English Laundry, was birthed a youngster of the Sixties in Manchester, England. In his early years, he found solace sketching t shirts, shoes and also guitars. What started as a pre-teen pastime, nonetheless, ended up being a life long occupation in designing men's and also females's apparel and also residence interiors. His first full-time layout opportunity came with the age of 22, when he ended up being a designer of men's formal t shirts for among England's biggest gents's tee shirt manufacturers. The passion for stripes, collar shapes, pearl switches and also French cuffs that he gained throughout these early years has stayed with him throughout his occupation, which ultimately led him away from gents's apparel to the more in-demand world of sports apparel. Wicks is consumed with fashion, music and also his hometown of Manchester, enthusiasms that are obvious throughout his special and also distinctive designs. His signature styles are influenced by music of the 60's and also 70's as well as the music society of today.Wicks' passion for layout was just recently acknowledged by the Fashion Industry Guild of Cedars Sinai Medical Center as their 2010 "Man of the Year", an honor that has previously been offered to develop luminaries such as Maurice Marciano of Guess and also Dov Charney of American Apparel. Mr. Wicks additionally joined the board of trustees for Otis College of layout and also has been awarded the designer of option by Otis for the year 2012 at a gala occasion on May 7, 2012.
CLASSIC FIT - English Laundry Classic Fit Spread Collar with removeable stays, Front Button closure, Long Sleeves, Adjustable double barrel mitered cuffs
CLASSIC DESIGN - English Laundry dress shirts are designed for a comfortable fit across the chest and shoulders. They are finished with slightly relaxed armholes and sleeves; split back yoke and raised placket for an excellent fit
Care Label - Machine wash like colors gentle cycle. tumble dry low gentle cycle remove promptly and hang. touch up with warm iron if necessary
SIZING - Fits true to size, order your normal size
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