Quartet Shirt - Sea Wool Boucle Knit

Quartet Shirt - Sea Wool Boucle Knit

Regular price $445
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MotivMFG is headed by Samuel Wei, founder of Radiance Blue and the pioneer of the heritage market in China; and Daniel Gu, a third-generation tailor and designer. Together, they combine old-world tailoring (from various antique European manuals) with workwear production techniques. Constant research into garment production techniques around the world informs their design, with the goal of recreating, as opposed to just reproducing.

The Quartet Shirt is a really fantastic field shirt with a few details that make it one of our favorite pieces in recent memory. It's just the right blend of unique and understated, with loud details but such elevated execution - from the piped pockets and elbow patches to the elongated collar - that it can blend into an outfit as easily as it can stand out in one. 

The fit is classic, with a relaxed torso and overshirt cut that layers well over tees or thermals. The collar features a hidden chinstrap closure, and the shoulders are internally reinforced with a woven fabric for extra durability and longevity. For utility, the front has four pretty obvious patch pockets, with snap closures and piped edges for aesthetics.

The fabric is a remarkably thick and sturdy wool knit, created with a special boucle yarn that has been given a unique shrinking finish, imbuing it with a felt-like texture. Being made from 100% wool yarns, it insulates very well, with a fleecy softness that completely lacks any scratchiness that some wools are known for. The heavy weight and knit construction pair nicely as well, providing the sturdiness and appearance of a woven fabric with the comfort and forgivingness of pajamas.

Fits true to size. Dry clean or spot clean only.

  • 100% wool
  • Heavyweight boucle knit
  • 100% cotton trims
  • Reinforced shoulders
  • Metal snaps
  • Patch elbows
  • Four front pockets
  • Chinstrap 
  • Elongated collar
  • Relaxed fit
  • Dry clean or spot clean only
  • Custom labels
  • Produced by MotivMFG in Beijing

Due to USPS service delays, we are shipping most USA orders via UPS Ground until further notice. If you prefer to have your order shipped with USPS, please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you.


  • Bandanas, Patches, T-Shirts, Socks, & Hats - $5 via USPS First Class Mail
  • Curbside pickup: Free
  • Orders $300 and over - Free shipping via UPS Ground
  • Orders under $300 - $12 shipping via UPS Ground
  • Expedited Shipping (1 - 2 business days) via UPS - $40


Canada Shipping - Orders under $400

  • USPS First Class (10 - 15 business days)  - $18
  • USPS Priority Mail (5 - 10 business days) - $35
  • DHL Express (2-3 business days) - $55

Canada Shipping - Orders over $400
DHL Express (1-3 business days) - $50

Rest of World Shipping
DHL Express (2-4 business days) - $55

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  • Before you purchase, please check the size charts we provide against your favorite garments.
  • Exchanges or returns for store credit will be accepted on full-price items within 14 days of delivery (as verified by courier)
  • Items sold on sale or discount are final sale, no returns or exchanges.
  • Items must be in original condition with all tags attached.
  • Items that have been washed, hemmed, altered, or excessively worn cannot be returned.
  • All return and exchange shipping costs are your responsibility
  • We will process all returns within 3 business days of receipt
  • Our team will acknowledge receipt and action take with your return
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  • If you have questions at any time you can reach us at hello@standardandstrange.com or use our contact form, or phone us at 510-373-9696.


For customers in the USA, please go to our returns portal at for any returns excluding leather jackets and footwear. There is no need to contact us directly once you initiate a return via the portal.

If you need to return or exchange a leather jacket or footwear, please e-mail hello@standardandstrange.com. Please include your order number and tell us if you'd like to make an exchange or return for store credit.

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Size Guide

All measurements are in inches.

Model Elliot wears size Medium / 48.
Their sizing specs are:
6'1" and 155lbs
38" chest and 30" waist

Fits true to size. Dry clean or spot clean only.

Size Front Length Shoulder Chest Sleeve Length
Small / 46 27" 16.75" 42" 23.5"
Medium / 48 28" 17.5" 44" 25"
Large / 50 28.5" 18.5" 46" 25.5"
Extra Large / 52 29.5" 19.5" 48.5" 26"

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