Christopher Wicks, the designer and also creator of all things English Laundry, was born a kid of the Sixties in Manchester, England. In his very early years, he found relief sketching t-shirts, footwears and also guitars. What began as a pre-teen leisure activity, however, ended up being a life long job in making men's and also women's apparel and also residence insides. His first full-time design possibility came with the age of 22, when he ended up being a developer of men's official t-shirts for one of England's biggest gents's tee shirt producers. The passion for stripes, collar shapes, pearl buttons and also French cuffs that he got throughout these very early years has stuck with him throughout his job, which at some point led him far from gents's apparel to the much more in-demand realm of sportswear. Wicks is consumed with fashion, songs and also his home town of Manchester, passions that appear throughout his one-of-a-kind and also unique designs. His trademark designs are inspired by songs of the 60's and also 70's in addition to the songs society of today.Wicks' passion for design was just recently acknowledged by the Fashion Industry Guild of Cedars Sinai Medical Center as their 2010 "Man of the Year", an award that has formerly been provided to design stars 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 design and also has been awarded the designer of choice by Otis for the year 2012 at a gala event 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, Contrasting neckband and inner 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
GET TO KNOW US - Made in Britain with all the craftsmanship, quality and attention to detail you expect from quality British-made items. We work regularly with local manufacturers, including several family-run businesses with generations of skill and passion. Because some things are just better when they're homemade | Imported