Added Nov 30, 2011
by Peter Lappin
New York, United...
I made this short-sleeved shirt from Butterick 3995, a vintage men’s shirt and pants pattern from 1957, for my partner Michael. The shirt has a back pleat, a back collar button (nice vintage detail), a button loop at the collar, and front facings rather than plackets. The collar is one piece, so there is no collar stand — a little easier. All in all, a great pattern!
More pics on my blog, Male Pattern Boldness.
I used a vintage printed cotton I found recently at the Chelsea Flea Market. The plastic buttons are also vintage.
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