Stantt Is Making Your New Favorite Shirt

stantt will new favorite shirt shirts
We admit it, we are on the fence about Kickstarter companies. We don’t want our readers to have to wait six months to get the product they are craving, and what if the company never reaches it’s goal? We also realize there are some pretty sweet ideas popping up on Kickstarter and we are always up for helping the new kid. That said, when we learned about Stantt shirting we held out a bit to see how they progressed. Well, when they were fully funded in four hours, we knew they were on to something.

The concept is simple: All men don’t fit into a small, medium or large. And yes, higher end brands  have collar and sleeve length options but they still don’t always work or come in exactly your length. At the new e-commerce site, Stantt (derived from Constant Improvement) , they ask you to measure your arms, chest and waist, send in the measurements and BOOM, you got a shirt that fits you just right.

Friends Kirk and Matt began working on this concept two years ago and have zero background in fashion, “We think this works in our favor,” they told us. They have 50 different sizing options so if the first shirt they send doesn’t fit they most likely know what is not working and will send you the shirt of your dreams. That happened to this editor and I have to admit, the shirt fits better than most in my closet.

Fabrics are 100% cotton and come from Japan, Korea and China and are all hand sewn in  New Jersey. All the buttons are made in upstate New York. The boys are very focused on having as much made in America as possible. The best part is the price, $78 on Kickstarter and around $98 when they launch. That’s what we pay for a shirt off the rack at most mall stores and our sleeves  still resemble arms of Orangutans.

Stantt is taking orders through November and will be shipping in early 2014. 

Fashion & Style

Giveaway: Columbia’s Limited-Edition Stars Wars Parka Worn by the Crew of ‘Empire Strikes Back’

Warm enough for Hoth, cool enough for the whole galaxy, these parkas are no Jedi mind trick.
Fashion & Style

Winter Running Gear: Equipment to Help You Brave the Cold

An effective collection of winter running gear is a great way to increase your motivation and make running in the cold an easier feat.

The 5 Most Scenic Amtrak Train Routes for Unparalleled Views of the United States

One of the great advantages of American rail travel — what makes the length and expense worth it — is the opportunity to see the breathtaking beauty of the land as you pass through it.

An Introductory Guide to Train Travel in the United States

With a little bit of forethought and preparation, you can turn Amtrak into Glamtrak.
Fashion & Style

Beat the Polar Vortex with These Cool Winter Clothes for Men

Winter style should blend functionality with fashion.
Fashion & Style

Zodiac Pays Tribute to Iconic Diver Watches with Vintage-Inspired Collection

A legacy of innovation continues today with the release of Zodiac's Super Sea Wolf Collection, built with adventure seekers in mind.
Fashion & Style

The Best Ugly Christmas Sweaters to Rock This Holiday Season

A “good” ugly Christmas sweater is one someone might find unacceptably hideous or even mildly off-color.
Food & Drink

Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson on Harlem, the Kitchen, and Kevin Love

The famed co-creator of Red Rooster dishes on being involved in a new Banana Republic campaign with the NBA star.
Fashion & Style

OB/VS Founder Kelly Dachtler on Climate-Adaptable Footwear and Changing the Shoe Game

"It's a three-in-one sneaker that converts into the ideal shoe for whatever environment you may find yourself in ... There has never been anything like it."
Fashion & Style

Pick Your Puffer and Grab One of the Best Men’s Down Jackets for Winter

Whether you're looking for down jackets for winter climbing or sleek puffies for your cold commute, read on.
Fashion & Style

The Best Men’s Watch Gift Guide: Save Time This Holiday Season

You better hurry, because time is running out for the 2018 holidays.
Fashion & Style

Travel Without the Tangle With These Tech Accessory Travel Organizers

With one of a travel organizer, you'll never have to unknot a bundle of charging cords again.
Fashion & Style

The Best Men’s Turtlenecks to Wear this Winter

These classic, protective pullovers are making a major stylistic comeback.