Have no-button polos become extinct?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by OptoDoc, Apr 28, 2012.

  1. OptoDoc

    OptoDoc Senior member

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    I've looked online and in brick & mortar stores to no avail. Are these even made anymore?
     


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    No button polos? what's that when it's at home? AFAIK polo shirts have buttons, that's what makes them polo shirts.
     
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    I always appreciate your Mongolian perspective.
     


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    I think Daniel Craig has worn Sunspel ones in the recent Bond films but I'm not sure where that brand is sold.
     


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    clapeyron Senior member

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    they are buttoned though.


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  8. The Thin Man

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    John Smedley has them.
     


  9. OptoDoc

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    Thank you, Thin Man! Can you comment on John Smedley quality?
     


  10. The Thin Man

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    I just noticed them when I was on the site, I don't have them. That being said, Smedley has as good a reputation for cotton knitwear as any company.
     
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  11. Snedley

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    They're made and will likely become more popular this summer.
     


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    Yeah, I think I've seen them there too.

    I prefer their one button polos though (have a stack of them in different summery colours)

    I don't like 2 or more buttons on a polo; can't understand why they're so common.
     


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    These actually were around in the 60's but I see that they're getting popular again.

    http://www.johnsmedley.com/us/mens/ss12-perry
     


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