The band collar is having a moment — again. In these tie-optional days, many men will get tired of wearing button-downs, or polos. That’s the sweet spot for the band collar. Particularly handsome with khakis, the band collar is reminiscent of the way that men would wear their shirts without the detachable collar when they were not at work.
Wear it with the top button open, or closed with or without a jacket, or go to town and pull the full Ralph Lauren, as your faithful correspondent does below.