Shore Shirt in Arabesque Block Printed Organic Cotton


Inspired by traditional Arab and Moorish motifs, this incredibly comfy, easy-wearing lightweight 'Shore Shirt' features pink sappanwood and naturally fermented indigo block printed in an arabesque pattern. Simultaneously channeling both coastal and desert vibes, it somehow manages to be both attention commanding and incredibly chill.

Loose but structured fit, hidden collar button, and subtly curved collar points. Variations in color reflect the handmade nature of its construction.

Part of Story's SS19 Sage Tea collection - limited availability.

STORY mfg takes their time crafting innovatively retrospective organic fabrics into distinctive pieces of slow fashion. Almost all of their materials, from the cotton to the dye plants, grow within just a few miles of their forest studio in Tamil Nadu, India. STORY is constantly finding new ways to reduce their environmental impact, striving not just for sustainable and ethical fashion, but for truly 'positive products'.

Materials: Organic cotton (naturally dyed with sappanwood [Biancaea sappan] and naturally fermented indigo), corozo buttons, organic cotton thread, organic cotton label.

Made in India: Organic cotton grown, sewn, and dyed in India, designed in the UK.

Chest 21" 22" 23" 23.5"
Length 26" 26.5" 27" 27.5"
Shoulder 18.5" 19.5" 20" 21"

Compare above measurements to your favorite short-sleeve shirt for ideal fit.

Models are 5'11", 5'8", and 5'10" respectively. All are wearing a size medium.

Unsure about fit? We offer free return shipping on (US only) all clothing so you can try it on risk-free.

First model pictured wearing with British Jeans in Undyed Organic Canvas. Second model pictured wearing with Button-up Dress in Undyed Organic Cotton.

Note: This item is naturally dyed. With some naturally dyed items, you may detect the mild scent of herbs, minerals, or fermentation used in the dyeing process, and/or experience color crocking and rub-off when new. Learn more about caring for naturally dyed clothing on our fabric care page.