The Original Swanndri Bush Shirt – the one that started it all! Made from 100% NZ wool in the classic “Swannie” pullover style hood with drawstring. It’s a heavyweight garment that will keep you warm in all outdoor environments. It has a wool lining and is oversized to ensure you have space to wear up to three layers underneath.
Perfect clothing for the farm, hunting, fishing….any outdoor activities where you need to be protected from the elements. Weatherproofed using a traditional Swanndri 103 year old secret method.
- Heavy weight bush shirt, (wool 475gsm)
- 100% wool rich lining
- Over-sized to allow up to 3 layers underneath
- Extra long for comfort and warmth
- Adjustable cuffs
- Attached hood
- Lace-up front
- One large button up chest pocket
- Side splits for ease of movement
- A New Zealand Legend (refer Info Tab)
Size tip – OUR BUSHSHIRTS ARE OVERSIZED to allow up to three layers underneath, please take this into consideration when choosing your size. For the most accurate size choice, compare the “Bushshirt Chest Size” to something you currently wear. The Bushshirt Chest Size measurement is done by laying the garment down flat and measuring from one armpit to the other (2cm down from the armpit seam.)
A NEW ZEALAND LEGEND
The reputation of Swanndri is built on the foundation of solid, strong, tough performance wear. Natural fabric is woven to exact specification and then treated to provide the famous water-repellent properties.
The work shirt, made from one hundred percent pure New Zealand wool was fabled for its durability and practicality and quickly became the choice of pioneering New Zealanders. Its unsurpassed fabric keeping them warm and dry in the winter. To this day the original design remains unchanged, and is still as relevant to today’s conditions as it was almost a century ago.
Strong & Tough! – Swanndri use the finest NZ wool to weave a fabric more durable and hard wearing than any competitor has yet been able to re-create. Once manufactured fully in NZ, these days the final construction is completed off shore to Swanndri NZ highest standards.
How to Measure Your Chest : Measure around the fullest part of your chest, place the measuring tape close under the arms and make sure the tape is flat across the back.
BUSHSHIRTS ARE OVERSIZED – (Original, Mosgiel & Ranger Styles) are generously sized to allow for the clothing worn underneath, so there is no need to allow an extra size for this. please take this into consideration when choosing your size. For the most accurate size choice, compare the “Bushshirt Chest Size” to something you currently wear.
How to Measure A Garment : Measurement should be done by laying a similar style garment down flat and then measure from one armpit to the other (2cm down from the armpit seam).