Sugar Cane is a brand owned by Japan’s Toyo Enterprises, Ltd., also famous for the army reconstruction brand Buzz Rickson's and the made in Japan part of the Mister Freedom collection. Sugar Cane as a brand has roots that goes back to the 1950's, but it wasn't until the late 80's that Sugar Cane started building their reputation as one of the best denim makers in Japan, a position they've held up til this very writing moment. Style Eyes however is a small sub brand under Toyo Enterprises that focuses on the 40s / 50s and the birth of the rock n' roll culture!
The establishment of a five day working week and an eight hour working day in America in the mid 20th century led to the need for clothing which enabled the fullest possible enjoyment of such increased leisure time, and was designed accordingly. This style of clothes came to be known as Sportswear! This is Style Eyes version of a classic 40's leisure shirt, with straight cut length and a boxy fit. The shape of the collar along with the loop at the top button hole are all typical details of that time period.
The shirt is made of a printed cotton corduroy quality and both the pattern and the texture are made to feel like and look like vintage garments from the middle of the last century.
- Sugar Cane Style Eyes Corduroy Geometric Pattern Shirt - Reproduction of a classic 40s casual shirt - One chest pocket - Printed corduroy - 100% cotton - Made in Japan
All measurements are in centimeters and measured on a flat surface. Width is measured straight across the chest from armpit to armpit, length is measured at the back of the garment from the neck down and the sleeve length is measured on the underarm from the armpit to the end of the cuff.