Canali is an Italian company, which produces high quality menswear. It was founded in 1934. Canali shirts are manufactured in Italy. Canali Milano line shirts feature doube-needle stitching, thin mother-of-pearl buttons (sewn on by machines, no shanks; MOP comes from Vietnam and Australia), fused and soft non-fused collars. No gussets, no hand-stitching; yokes are non-split. Sleeves are sewn on as usual. Canali Exclusive line shirts feature single-needle stitching, side gussets, thick (and flawless) mother-of-pearl buttons (crow-foot stitching), fused collars. Yokes are non-split; there is no hand-stitching; sleeves are sewn at the end of the manufacturing process.
Canali shirts are made of 100% cotton fabrics (sometimes 100% linen or cotton + linen or stretch cotton). Canali offers a lot of solid colour shirts (colours: white, blue, lilac, pink, light grey, off-white, navy, etc). Besides, you can find patterned Canali shirts (stripes, houndstooth, gingham checks, plaid, micro checks, dots). Weaves: poplin, twill, denim, oxford, end-on-end, pique (yes, Canali offers tuxedo shirts). Collar shapes: spread, semi-spread, button-down, cutaway. Buttoned cuffs, French cuffs. Sizes: 14.5 – 18 in. (= 37 – 46 cm) or S – 3XL (informal shirts). Slim fit.
You can purchase Canali shirts at Canali.com, MrPorter.com, FarFetch.com, Nordstrom.com, Selfridges.com, Harrods.com, NeimanMarcus.com, SaksFifthAvenue.com. Prices start at 104 GBP (excl. VAT) or 250 USD (no VAT). These shirts are put on sales twice a year (up to 70% off).