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Menswear Store Opening in Navy Yard

by Andrea Swalec — February 3, 2015 at 3:05 pm 2 Comments

(Updated at 7:35 p.m.) A men’s clothing store that specializes in slim-fit dress shirts is moving to Navy Yard.

The company Hugh & Crye will open a shop at The Yards next month, management of the Water Street SE development announced this afternoon.

Hugh & Crye, whose name is a reference to medieval England, tweeted a photo of their empty new location, in which The Yards advertising is papered over the windows.

The menswear company started in Dec. 2009 sells shirts that take into account buyers’ height and build, and start at $75 each. Their website breaks down their offerings into “Shirts for Skinny Guys,” “Shirts for Slim Guys,” “Shirts for Athletic Guys” and “Shirts for Broad Guys.” They operate another store at O Street and Wisconsin Avenue NW in Georgetown.

Hugh & Crye did not immediately respond to an inquiry.

Photos via Twitter/PhilipSoriano and Facebook/Hugh & Crye

  • lane

    I have often thought about ordering their shirts but these approximations (“Athletic!” “Slim!”) are just no substitute for actual, real measurements. Still, good luck to them.

  • Philip

    Hey Lane –

    Phil from Hugh & Crye here. Thanks for your comment. You’re right, we have a unique sizing system. That being said, our sizes to match up to actual measurements, as you can see on our fit chart if you scroll down on our fit page: http://www.hughandcrye.com/fit

    Let me know if you have any questions about sizing, I’m happy to help. Feel free to email me at: ps@hughandcrye.com with any follow on questions.

    Cheers!

    Philip

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