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Price shown is for BASIC shirt as shown in main photo: no ruffles, no placket, epaulet shoulder, 1 button cuffs, and with ties at the neck. Pricing for additional options is based on shirt size needed and options chosen.

Feedback from a client: "Excellent and beautifully made, I will be back for another!"

Talbott & Co. Heritage Goods' shirts have been selected for the 2014 Directory of Traditional American Crafts. We're honored to be in such talented company!

Custom made shirt of 100% linen in bleached white or 100% quality white cotton. All shirts are based on the traditional squares and rectangles style used for centuries. Length is traditionally 39" from shoulder to hem (mid thigh on 6' tall adult). Sleeves have the traditional gusset under the arms. Shirts are available with the following options:

Collar: band (no collar) or regular collar
Front closure: button front placket, single button at the collar, looped buttons at the front slit, buttons at slit, or ties at the neck
Front - pleated bosom insert or plain
Shoulder: epaulet style reinforcing band, yoke, interior (invisible) yoke, or no yoke.
Cuffs: narrow or wide width
Buttons: mother of pearl, thread or bone.
Hand hemmed ruffles are available either sewn at the front opening or detachable.
Hand hemmed ruffles are also available on the cuffs
Cuff link button holes on cuffs or collar band (cuff links not included)

All visible sewing is hand done, including buttonholes.

Allow 3 - 4 weeks for fabric to be acquired and your shirt to be custom made to your specifications. Contact shop owner to discuss!

Custom made men's and boy's 18th to 19th century white linen or cotton shirt

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: linen fabric, natural material buttons, cotton thread, linen tread
  • Made to order
  • Only ships to United States from California, United States.
  • Feedback: 156 reviews
  • Favorited by: 37 people