History Of The Staple White Tee: Informed By Our Friends At Sunspel
by Sam Nowell·
Amongst all the prints, sequins, stripes, and polka dots, we can always find a congenial relationship with a white t-shirt.
Formerly known as an 'undershirt', something you wear to bed, or during somewhere around 1913 an ideal garment to wear in the US Navy to leave the arms free while manning guns.
Chosen for its ease and functionality, the white t-shirt has now become and minimal and iconic statement, as seen below on Jane Birkin and Marlon Brando.