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5 classic dress shirts


Back to basics for your wedding day



Words Damien Woolnough


10th July 2018

5 classic dress shirts

Burberry cotton dress shirt, $650

Grooms have been wearing white down the aisle for decades, opting for virginal shirts instead of dresses.

Gay grooms who take a classic approach can still look stylish today without succumbing to embroidered details a pastel palette or prints.

If you're bringing your best black tie game scrimping on a simple cotton shirt just won't cut it. 

Here are five classic dress shirts where the fabric, cut and cool factor will keep any grooms looking respectable until the last dance but not beyond. There are some things virginal white just can't withstand. 

5 classic dress shirts

Charvet dress shirt, approx. $1,000 at Neiman Marcus

 

5 classic dress shirts

P.Johnson Marcella dress shirt, $295

5 classic dress shirts

Kilgour dress shirt, $368 at Matchesfashion.com

5 classic dress shirts

Giorgio Armani tuxedo shirt, $780

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