Merz b. Schwanen

Merz b. Schwanen 213 Army Tee - Ink Blue

  • 1960s S/S Army shirt
  • Crew neck
  • Lovely vintage ribbed neck
  • Medium weight
  • Circular knitting machines are no longer in production, and some are more than a century old
  • Circular knitted cotton retains its shape for the entirety of its life and is soft to touch.
  • This method is far superior to modern day manufacturing, however is more time consuming, with only 8-10 garments worth of fabric produced per day.
  • Spun at 24 revolutions per minute, circular knitting machines hang from the ceiling, creating a tubular knit fabric, resolved by gravity.
  • It is this wonderful feature which creates a stress and tension free material, which is super soft!
  • This garment will only get better and more beautiful with age
  • Ribbed sleeves and flat locked hem
  • Reinforced yolk for comfort
  • Triangular inserts under arms, which aids movement.
  • 100% cotton
  • Presented in a special cardboard box with literature
  • Made in the Swabian Jura, Germany

Only 1 piece in stock!

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