The boat neck style, modest yet dramatic, originated in France as the striped undershirt provided to the French navy in the 1850s. The neckline is also shaped like a boat, so the name "bateau neck" just stuck. In the 1930s, the bateau neck swept through the fashion world, popular especially with the artists and thinkers leading culture down a more free and expressive path.
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Q: Any styling tips?
We love to wear it with the front tucked into the undyed Palma Pants to show off the fun waistband details for a fancy-casual outfit suitable for most summer soirées.