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Shirt collar shape

mbc

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I'm more or less trying to get this look:
Notice how the collar of his shirt is standing up, nicely open, etc? I've found that with a lot of my shirts, my jackets have a tendency to push the collar flat against my chest/neck instead of letting the collar open like in the above picture. Is there a certain shape of collar (point, spread, etc) that I should be looking for to get this look? Or are my jackets just cut too slim/tight?
 

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we are ALL trying to get that look.
 

Mike C.

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That look is the mark of an expensive shirt (very well made). As LAGuy said, get a high spread collar, though it doesn't need to be stiff.

A trick is to starch the placket right around the the first button left closed. This will keep it up stronger.
 

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Isn't this likely a button-down collar? Barba makes them....
 

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So that's the key....buying better shirts? Makes sense. I also thought maybe I could find a better dry cleaner?
 

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A better dry cleaner is yourself. Wash your own shirts and iron them by hand.
 

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