Christopher Wicks, the developer and designer of all points English Laundry, was birthed a child of the Sixties in Manchester, England. In his early years, he found solace laying out t shirts, footwear and guitars. What started as a pre-teen pastime, nevertheless, became a life long profession in making males's and females's garments and house interiors. His initial full-time design chance came at the age of 22, when he became a designer of males's official t shirts for among England's biggest gentlemen's t-shirt suppliers. The passion for red stripes, collar forms, pearl buttons and French cuffs that he obtained during these early years has stuck with him throughout his profession, which at some point led him far from gentlemen's garments to the more sought-after realm of sports apparel. Wicks is stressed with style, songs and his home town of Manchester, interests that are obvious throughout his unique and unique designs. His trademark styles are influenced by songs of the 60's and 70's in addition to the songs society of today.Wicks' passion for design was 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 make luminaries such as Maurice Marciano of Guess and Dov Charney of American Apparel. Mr. Wicks likewise signed up with the board of trustees for Otis College of design and has been granted the developer 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, 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