The Most Expensive T-Shirt You’ll Ever Own

Est. 1887 ShirtsDavid Hayes’ family has been growing cotton for over 100 years. Since 1887, in fact, which is why his new line of ultra-luxe T-shirts are under the label Est 1887. But these are not your ordinary T-shirts by any stretch of the imagination. Aside from being made from the finest 1% of cotton available, the thread is also spun with 5% Pure Silver. Hence, a starting price of $145.

Why would someone permanently bond silver to the garment fibers? To create a shirt that protects you from the world. Its got properties that make the shirts anti-bacterial, thermodynamic, static-free and conductive among other properties. The science behind the silver is quite compelling when you take the time to read about it.

If you’re the type that just prefers a really soft T-shirt with a timely, topical, and humorous theme, then Headline Shirts are probably more your speed. New designs come out every few weeks so you’re always assured of having a conversation starter.

Those that like their T-shirts a little more subtle should consider the nightlife line from REVL. Each season brings a new inspiration. Themes have included "Metros from the best party cities", "Dive Bars of San Francisco", and for Summer 2007 "The Industrial Revolution".

The T-shirt has evolved, and here, only the fittest have survived.

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Ami

Wingtip Founder & CEO, Ami Arad is the quintessential modern gentleman. He has distinctive taste, an eclectic style, and dresses for every occasion. Ami developed his vision for Wingtip at a young age; even back in high school where four years of speech and debate meant weekends wearing a coat and tie, he was in his element. Years of working in upscale men’s clothing stores and socializing in cigar shops, coupled with his entrepreneurial spirit, inspired Ami to develop Wingtip, a men’s specialty store and private social club.