When the weather begins to heat up in New York City, the work shirt of choice must keep its wearer cool as well as be practical for the workplace. Both Carhartt and Dickies have been making quality workwear for over a century. The warmer months demand practicality in wear and fit as well a lightweight fabric to keep the wearer comfortably cool, and both of these excellent companies will have your front and back, so to speak. So when the temperature heats up, either the Carhartt 101555 Foreman Short Sleeve Work Shirt or Dickies 1574 Short Sleeve Work Shirt will keep you cool as a cucumber. Continue reading
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For more than 150 years, Pendleton Woolen Mills has set the standard for American style. The company, after six generations of family ownership, continues to remain steadfast to its heritage and authenticity, values that its founder, Thomas Kay, strived to implement in the company.
Thomas Kay was a young English weaver who traveled by sea to Oregon with ideal conditions for raising sheep to produce wool. While in Oregon, Kay helped create the state’s second woolen mill and oversaw the weaving operation. Continue reading
Technology has worked to make incredible advancements in just about every facet of your everyday life. Your clothing is no exception—at least, it isn't if you know where to shop. Here at Dave's New York, we get very excited to see the new ways some companies are using modern technology to enhance their products. Continue reading
Clothing should work as hard as its wearer. It should not be restrictive or uncomfortable; it also should not get in the way. This is especially true for those individuals who do hard physical work for a living. Every craftsman, carpenter, construction worker, welder, and even some artists need clothing that is up to the tasks they perform. Continue reading
One of the most influential events in the founding of the American economy and way of life was the expansion of the railroad. The last spike in the Transcontinental Railroad, or the Golden Spike, was driven in the ground in Utah in 1869. Leland Stanford, who later founded Stanford University, oversaw the construction, which connected 2 sections of American trade and made him richer than almost any man in America at the time.
Rather than just information printed on a tag that you can glaze over, details about how an article of clothing was made inform you about how it looks, feels, and ages. For example, the Woolrich First Forks shirts and polos we sell are pigment-dyed: a process that many people do not know about, though they ought to. Read on as we explain why pigment-dyed clothing is such a great choice.
There are many professions who run the risk of seeing burns resulting from fires each day, including electricians, refinery or pharmaceutical workers and many factory workers. If you run into the danger of encountering electric arc, flash fires or a combustible dust explosion during your work days or nights, flame resistant clothing is of the utmost importance. You can find a large number of flame resistant clothing options online, including high quality pieces from top brands like Carhartt. Continue reading
Menswear denim shirts can be worn for a variety of purposes, for either work or weekend. Durable and sturdy enough to wear while working, yet casual enough for some of your laid-back social events, denim shirts are a great option to have on-hand in your wardrobe. Another bonus is the fact these shirts are quite easy to care for. When you begin your search for your next button down denim shirt, take a look at the selection available at Dave’s New York.
The Levis Western Shirt is a 100% cotton denim that is both pre-washed and pre-shrunk, making this easy to care for. The pre-washing has given this shirt a slightly faded worn-in look and with two, two-snap classic denim western pockets pens or other work essentials are kept nearby. This Levi’s Shirt is classically sized ranging from small through extra-large. The shirt comes in two color options, Marley, which is a little bit lighter in tone and Stonewash Denim which is a darker denim wash.
The Riggs Workwear Denim Shirt by Wrangler is a 100% cotton ring-spun denim making it extremely durable even though it has been enzyme washed for softness. The fit is called room2move and with side gusset details this Riggs Shirt has a greater range of motion than other denim shirts you may have previously worn. The long-sleeve shirt is a great work option and this comfortable relaxed fit shirt also has two button-front chest pockets, two-button adjustable cuffs, a split back yoke and hidden utility loop.
This Wrangler Denim Shirt in Indigo is from their Cowboy Cut Collection. It has a spread collar and authentic western front and back yokes. It also has two authentic Western spade flap pockets with snap closures. This Wrangler Shirt has one snap sleeve placket as well as an individual pencil slot on the left pocket. The yarn dyed, 100% cotton long-sleeve shirt has the Wrangler ribbon label on the left pocket and the Wrangler “W” decorative logo stitch on pockets.
Western and denim shirts are an obvious choice when you find yourself searching for new work wear. Both their durability and easy care qualities are attractive options, as work shirts can take a beating during the day. The cut and fit however, allows you to wear these shirts for after-work events as well. Dave’s New York has many great options if a denim shirt is what you’re searching for this winter.
It may be most popular in the form of jeans, but denim can be worn on top as well, especially in the form of long sleeve button down shirts or jackets. Denim shirts are easy to wear to work and a comfortable option as well. Dressier than a tee, it gives you another option to your standard polo. A denim jacket on the other hand, is an essential for the weekend or after work hours. For those chilly days when a winter coat is too much, a denim jacket provides coverage with a bit of style as well. Of course Levi’s, renowned for its denim apparel, has options to choose from available at Dave’s New York.
The Levi’s Classic Denim Shirt in Stonewash with long sleeves is a perfect option for work wear. Easy to move around in, this shirt provides a comfortable fit allowing you to lift, toss, carry, etc. with ease. This Levi’s Denim Shirt is a 100% pre-washed and pre-shrunk cotton denim and offers a standard fit through the back and the chest, which means it’s a little more narrow through the shoulders and body. It’s styled with classic silver buttons and is complete with two chest pockets.
If you’re searching for more of an outdoors type of look, check out the Levis Western Denim Shirt, seen here in Marley Tint. Levi Denim Shirts are made from 100% cotton denim. This pre-washed and pre-shrunk and has a slightly faded, worn-in look. With classic sizing, this denim shirt also has two, two-snap chest pockets.
For a stylish way to beat the chill on a cooler day or night, the Levi's Trucker Jacket might be for you. A pre-shrunk, 100% cotton denim jacket this Levi’s Denim Jacket has classic detailing and styling. It is sized using Levi’s standard fit, fitting like a regular fit in both the shoulders and sides. The button color lends a clean look and the denim jacket also has adjustable waist tabs and welt pockets.
Levi’s is an easy choice for the man who has work to do during the day and wants to show a more stylish side outside of work. Levi’s garments are easy to move in offering quality apparel that is constructed to last. Just like their jeans, their shirts and jackets are comfortable and easy to clean and care for. Check out the full line of apparel from Levi’s that Dave’s New York has to offer.
Carhartt has been one of the top names in durable, comfortable, and quality constructed work wear for 120 years. They know the products you need, and are there help you to get the job done. Whether high-visibility, thermal, or a classic pocket t-shirt—this is your one stop brand for finding everything you need.
When you’re looking for a basic summer style, Carhartt t-shirts come in a variety of colors to last you through the season. Built with heavy cotton and sustaining construction, it’s not your average shirt. Side-seamed manufacturing minimizes twisting, so you’re even guaranteed ultimate comfort. If you’re looking for something a little more dressed up, the Carhartt Polo is made with the same quality, is suitable for more professional attire.
Working outside sometimes means layering, as well as work environments you’d like to keep your skin protected. The Carhartt long sleeve shirt is a great base layer for under a sweatshirt or jacket, or to simply keep your arms safe from potential debris. Long sleeve shirts come in a variety of styles and fabrics, so you can be sure to find the right one for you.
The final step when it comes to layering—a sweatshirt. Available in both crew neck and hooded styles, these sweatshirts are sure to keep you warm. These sweatshirts would fit comfortably over a Carhartt button down shirt as well, which is perfect for wearing professional attire during the colder days.