The #3001 Buttoned Overshirt - Ultra Blue
This versatile blue shirt puts functionality first, with a beautifully simple, boxy design.
Key features of the #3001 Ultra Blue Buttoned Overshirt include:
- 100% organic cotton
- Deep pockets on the chest and front
- Reinforced elbow area for extra strength and durability
- Corozo buttons
- Model is 5'11''/180cm and chest 36''/91.5cm and wears a Medium
Designed in Manchester, Hand-made in India. Made for everyone, and built to last.
We've put craft at the centre of everything we do, carefully considering each part of our process from sourcing, through design, to manufacture. Each and every component of our products are deliberately chosen, from fabric to buttons, and the packaging that each garment arrives in.
We're not perfect, but we're always trying to improve. We're certain that fast fashion is our number one enemy, and by choosing our materials consciously, we can make products that are a bit better for the world we live in.
Organic cotton *
Cotton is one of the most widely used fabrics in the clothing industry, due to it’s versatility, breathability, and ease of care. However, it starts as a raw material that needs a lot of care and attention whilst it grows. In the growing of organic cotton, farmers choose not to use toxic chemicals, which is better for both the environment and farm workers alike. We work with suppliers that insist on using *GOTS certified Organic Cotton. This means that all Uskees products are made from fully certified fabrics, offering us and our customers some peace of mind in the process.
Those buttons, eh. They’re not just any old buttons. They’re Corozo buttons. In a world full of plastic, we knew we needed to use something much better for the environment.
After a lot of research, we came across the Tagua Palm - a tree that grows in the equatorial rainforests of Central America. The nuts of this palm tree are harvested and used as “vegetable ivory” – a truly miraculous natural material. In our quest to create a genuine alternative to disposable fashion, we felt that the Corozo button was the perfect accompaniment to our organic cotton garments.
*The thread is not organic*
Nowadays, we're encouraged to throw our clothes onto the scrap heap at the slightest sign of wear and tear.
That's why we've created a product that is legitimately durable and built to last. But we understand that at some point, any product is bound to start tiring.
To try to combat the issue of clothes going to the landfill, we've built a cohesive repair system into our brand, to target each stage of the products lifespan.
All of our Uskees garments come with a free repair kit. These kits are tailored to each product, providing the appropriate materials to take care of any small repairs
If it’s more serious than that, we offer a free repair service. We’ll fix up your garment and send it back to you, ensuring that it remains essential to your life.
To register your item for our free repair service simply enter your email address at the bottom of the page.
For more details about how to return your garment for repair, please click here.
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I own a few—and obsess on many—chore coats. After months of collecting options, I finally decided to go with the "Bill Cunningham Blue" Uskees overshirt. The choice was the right one, friends: the fit is perfect, the fabric is just the right balance of comfort and durability, the buttons are a really nice high quality detail, and the price keeps it from becoming fussy. I also love that Uskees sent a repair kit with matching fabric and thread—a true commitment to longevity. It's quickly becoming my studio uniform. Thanks, Uskees.