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Brazil figured fit out.
The unique mix of climate and old-world tailoring traditions created a menswear style that was defined by improved fit and comfort with Brazilian flair. The shirt making innovations included the curved Brazilian yoke for shoulder comfort, the lowered top button and natural unfused Brazilian collars and cuffs, while using extra-fine Peruvian cotton.
The original fine cotton.
Gossypium barbadense, or luxurious Extra-Long Staple cotton, originates from the Peruvian highlands of South America - not Egypt nor the Sea Islands. So, just like in the golden years of Brazilian tailoring, we work with extra-soft Peruvian pima cotton
Rediscovering Brazilian tailoring.
By the 1970s many of these Brazilian crafts - that benefited from an abundance of local South American raw materials including cotton, leather and rubber - started to decline as the country slid into turmoil under the military dictatorship. Since 2011, Reunidas have been working to revive Brazil's neglected menswear heritage starting with Brazilian shirts.
The Reunião Journal: Editor's picks.
The best of Brazilian heritage, design and culture