How to: wear a men’s overshirt

men overshirtsThe men's overshirt is a combination of two essential items - the shirt and a light jacket. A wardrobe staple; the overshirt is not worn as a shirt alone, nor just as a jacket – but perfect for both looks.

Versatile, stylish and easy to wear, an overshirt is Ideal for those days when it’s not too warm but far from chilly either.

Because Hammett Shirts are all made from the finest fabrics, densely woven from modern compact yarns, we always deliver on long lasting, hard wearing quality. Our overshirts hold their shape well, remaining comfortable without feeling heavy.

Key ingredients for an overshirt, we’re sure you would agree.

The Hammett overshirt fit is a contemporary relaxed fit – head over here to read our full shirt size guide

So, what is the best way to wear an overshirt?

A good overshirt is often teamed with a plain and simple T-shirt – teamed with jeans or chinos – for a stylish but understated appearance.

Worn with different materials and fabrics, a quality overshirt can deliver powerful results – from casual chic to laidback corporate smartness.

Get the Hammett overshirt look

Blue check overshirtBlue Heavy Twill Check Men's Overshirt
Perfect for cooler days, this incredibly soft blue overshirt is crafted from a luxurious brushed cotton twill.

With two useful chest pockets and a modern, relaxed collar, this shirt is guaranteed to keep you warm and looking good all winter.


Grey overshirtPale Grey Marl Flannel Men's Overshirt
Milder days sorted with this wonderfully soft grey men's overshirt.

Would be perfect with dark denim and a white T-shirt.

100% Cotton. Machine washable.


denim overshirt menDenim Soft Twill Blue Men's Overshirt
Denim in a supremely wearable shade for a stylish and easy to wear outer layer look.

Solid buttons that are attached by cross locked stitching, so they don’t fall off and distinguish a well-made shirt from the rest.


Red check overshirtRed Soft Twill Check Men's Overshirt
You can’t go wrong with a red checked overshirt – light but warm to wear as a jacket style look.

Created from a luxurious brushed cotton twill.