Use a proxy off this forum.
Thanks for the further comments and input. I had a quick look at the swatches in store, and if they're accurate, then the fabric is quite average.
At the moment, I'm just trying to get an actual decent shirt sorted to use as a template, and then I have something to work from, e.g. ordering online or interstate. As you point out, if there's nobody who can use their knowledge and experience to get it right for you, things get quite tricky.
Sell them - it wont stretch much across the top of the foot. Usually slight rubbing would be ok but tightness wont be
It has to be a heather grey V-neck under a shirt for me. In New York I was amazed that every second office worker seemed to go with the way too baggy open neck dress shirt with white T poking out coupled with 90s style baggy pleated dress pants.