Crafted from Ventile® the James Purdey Lightweight Safari Shirt has been specifically designed for warm weather; its pure cotton construction wicks moisture; which helps to offer comfort in the heat and the tight weave ensure durability. The fabric will get better with age and naturally crease.
Styled so that the shirt doesn’t become untucked when shoot, it features longer side seams and longer length to the front. There are also 2 patch pockets with secure flap fastenings and Purdey horn buttons. To allow more room for movement there are pleats to the back of the shirt.
Originally developed for the RAF in WW2, Ventile® is a high-perfomance, environmentally friendly fabric which is developed through the careful selection of cotton fibres as well as rigorous weaving and testing processes. It reputation for quality and protection has been maintained and is perfectly aligned with James Purdey & Sons high standards.