7 Striped Sailor Shirts That Will Make You Look Effortlessly Chic
Virtually trend-proof, the versatile shirt—try it with denim, florals, even sequins—has been around since the 19th century. Find your perfect version of this true wardrobe essential.
L.L. Bean French Sailor’s Shirt
The enduring style from the equally enduring outfitter has a relaxed fit in a season-spanning midweight cotton. Available in five striped combinations.
To buy: $30, llbean.com.
Saint James Garde-Cote II
Expensive, yes, but this traditionally cut jersey shirt is the real deal: The French company behind it, Saint James, has been turning out nautical wear in Normandy since the 1800s. Available in six striped combinations.
To buy: $124, saintjamesboutique.com.
BB Dakota Nautical Top
A linen design is as breezy as a day on the seas.
To buy: $75, bbdakota.com.
Boden Stripy Breton
Try this cotton tee under a blazer at the office, then paired with khakis or shorts for a casual weekend look. Available in seven striped combinations.
To buy: $38, bodenusa.com.
Saint James for J. Crew Three-Quarter Sleeve Tee
J. Crew is continuing its partnership with the noted French company, producing sailor tees made of lighter cotton and now with a slouchier fit.
To buy: $90, jcrew.com.
Petit Bateau Women’s Mariniere
Iconic and sophisticated, served with a dollop of French chic. In cotton, available in two striped combinations.
To buy: $90, petit-bateau.us.com.
The Lady & the Sailor Raglan Striped Tee
Raglan sleeves and a slouchy cut give this interpretation a hip vibe.
To buy: $85, theladyandthesailor.com.