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Mother-Of-Pearl Buttons on a Fitted Men's Dress Shirt

Everything You Need To Know About Mother-of-Pearl Buttons

While buttons on dress shirts seem essential today, the earliest buttons on clothing consisted of a decorative flat face that fit into a loop, and were used singly as sartorial flourishes. Ian McNeil writes in An Encyclopedia of the History of Technology that “The button was originally used more as an ornament than as a fastening, the earliest known […]

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Slim Fit Cotton Casual Blazer

Casual Cotton Blazers

We’re excited to introduce the new Casual Blazer Collection—our first series of cotton blazers in six colorways. Inspired by the nature and history of rural Maryland, the Seneca blazer features a simple, unlined design, rounded patch pockets, and working surgeon’s cuffs. Made from 100% brushed cotton, the Seneca undergoes a special garment-dye wash that gives it a soft, muted tone. The end […]

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Guide to Dress Shirt Collar Styles

We recently launched six new styles as a part of our revamped Classics Collection—a selection of timeless, fitted dress shirts in solid white, pink, or blue. Cut from beautiful two-ply 120-count poplin, the new Classics feature crisp collars and refined finishes like brass collar stays and mother-of-pearl buttons. In order to highlight the difference between each our of new Classics, […]

H&C Oxford Cloth Button-Downs

We’re excited to announce the launch of the new Hugh & Crye OCBD collection, featuring the Silo oxford cloth button-down shirt in ten distinct colorways. Designed with a complete and utter commitment to leisure, the OCBD is the one shirt you need for a weekend trip or unplanned afternoon when both structure and ease are essential. The Silo is […]

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How to Hand Wash Your Popover

The Print Popover is a little different from our dress shirts—it’s more casual and breezy with print fabric (vs. yarn dyed, which is the process for most dress shirts). The prints are done by hand-block or screen methods, using special dyes. So naturally, the Print Popover requires different care.  READ: hand wash. The short version is this: Do […]

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Comfort + Cool: The Print Popover

Introducing the Print Popover, a fitted casual shirt for the adventurous in life and style. It has short sleeves, a banded collar, quarter placket, and coconut shell buttons. It’s breezy for the end of summer, yet ideal for layering under a shirt or blazer in the cooler months. Available in eight hand-blocked or screen-printed patterns, and in our 12 signature […]

Join the H&C Creative Council

One of the most exciting parts of our Kickstarter is the debut of the Creative Council. It’s a customer group unlike any other that gives members the opportunity to have a greater impact on what we create here at Hugh & Crye. Sounds awesome! How do I join? Visit our Kickstarter page and back our project. Membership to the CC is included in […]

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Friday Style, Issue #7

This week was full of firsts: We launched our first Kickstarter. To fund the first T-shirt available in our 12 signature sizes. Which will be the first complex H&C garment produced in the USA. Needless to say, things have been pretty exciting around here! So, for this week’s Friday Style, we wanted to wear the new H&C Fitted […]

We launched on Kickstarter!

With your help, we hope to crowd-fund the production of our new H&C Fitted T-Shirts on Kickstarter. Learn more about our story by watching the video above! And let us know what you think of our latest project by reaching out on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook. –Team Hugh & Crye

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Made in USA T-Shirts on Kickstarter

Introducing the H&C Fitted T-Shirt! We took our signature 12 sizes and created a T-shirt unlike any other—it’s soft, fitted, and made in the USA. We launched a Kickstarter on Tuesday to help crowd-fund the production of these tees, and the response has been incredible (70% to goal already)! We’re blown away by the support of the H&C community and guys looking […]