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short sleeve polos - but with longer sleeves

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by lt_to, May 29, 2008.

  1. lt_to

    lt_to Well-Known Member

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    http://www.burberryusaonline.com/pro...entPage=family

    Hopefully the above link shows the shirt I'm referring to. But I would like to find short sleeve polos that have longer than usual sleeves, because I have longer than average arms for my size. As you can see burberry carries them in the Men's spring/summer collection. It is a bit expensive for me though, being still in school. Does anyone know a cheaper alternative? Thanks!
     
  2. Mr. Potato

    Mr. Potato Senior member

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    Most polos targeted to the older market usually have longer sleeves. Like Brooks Brothers, Bobby Jones, etc. Check out your local discount stores which usually have plenty of.
     
  3. RFX45

    RFX45 Senior member

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    I feel like regular RL POLO polos has pretty long sleeves for a short sleeve.
     
  4. givemefive

    givemefive Senior member

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    I feel like regular RL POLO polos has pretty long sleeves for a short sleeve.

    Ya reg fit RL polos do have longer sleeves. They aren't very slim though. They also have the tennis tail that makes them awkward to wear untucked like most college students do.
     
  5. thepataphysician

    thepataphysician Senior member

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    footlocker has polo shirts that are almost always on sale for dirt cheap (like $3.00 per shirt). I ordered a few when I bought a pair of shoes, but ended up giving them away because the arms were too long. size way down because they are baggy.
     
  6. whacked

    whacked Senior member

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    Most polos targeted to the older market usually have longer sleeves. Like Brooks Brothers, Bobby Jones, etc. Check out your local discount stores which usually have plenty of.

    Yeah, "golf shirt" seems to be what he's looking for. Correctly-sized slim golf shirts, however, are very hard to find and especially on a budget. Try to find something long enough in the arm then size down 1 or 2 might work.
     
  7. lt_to

    lt_to Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys, I will take a look at the suggestions, hope I won't look too old in them[​IMG]
     
  8. Get Smart

    Get Smart Senior member

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    Penguin "earl" polos have a really slim fit but the sleeves are longer than usual
     

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