Carretto Long Sleeve Resort Shirt


Regular price $109.00 USD
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Carretto

Story

Carretto Siciliano, a folk art tradition in southern Italy for about 300 years, is named after the horse-drawn push carts that are painted with colorful geometric imagery. There were similar artistic traditions throughout western Europe, and as the style migrated internationally it became even richer by blending with local artistic traditions, notably in the Americas. That's why Mexican Talavera Pottery and Huichol yarn painting resemble Carretto. We can still see the DNA in the graphics of modern-day race cars and lowriders, with their exuberant cacophony of logos, pinstripes, and flames.

Cycling jerseys may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you see a pushcart, but we couldn't help ourselves. 

"At a glance, it's just a normal shirt. Put it on however and you realize it's made of the same material as the best cycling jerseys. If you've never ridden in a shirt before you're missing out; on hot days the additional airflow more than offsets the aero drawbacks (unless you're actually racing), and having one made of Lycra elevates the form even more over cotton and linen offerings. What's more, there's even a rear pocket for your phone.

Perfect for dress-down Friday at the office before heading straight from work for a quick blast to the pub in the sunshine without needing an awkward wardrobe change in the loos." - Cycling Tips

Fabric

Cycling tech, relaxed style

Made with premium Italian fabrics
Buttery smooth hand-feel
Ultra liightweight fabric at 80g/m2
Traditional button-down shirt
Vintage-looking buttons
Small stash pocket in the back
97% Polyester, 3% Elastane
SPF 50+ sun protection
Sustainably manufactured, Bluesign® and Oeko-Tex approved
Made in Serbia
Lightweight
Wicking

Care Instructions

Wash whites and dark colors separately in cold water.
Wash inside out and zipped up.
Do not tumble dry. Hang and dry instead.
Do not bleach, dry clean or iron.
Do not use softeners, washing powders and avoid big commercial detergents.
Do use enzyme-free detergents like Seventh Generation, Trader Joes or LeBlanc.

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