Graham Marsh's A to Z of the Ivy Look Blog
"...Gingham: A crisp button-down shirt in strong gingham checks has long been a favourite of Ivy pilgrims. This patterned fabric also works for bow ties, pocket handkerchiefs and various forms of nightwear, not forgetting boxer shorts and pyjamas. In fact, gingham works well for both men and women..."
Where it all began
Maker's Shirt Kamakura, since 1993
"Our strength is in our sincerity, and we are dedicated to making quality shirts. Craftsmanship in Japan means taking the utmost care even in the smallest details, making many of our craftsmen skillful with their hands. We are confident in what we produce, even in such specialized manufacturing.”