How do you starch a dress shirt
Nov 19, 2006 To really starch up a shirt. Here's how you do it. First, wash your shirts. Next take the starch (recommend laundry starch)and according to the directions on the package mix with hot water.Iron the Collar First. Always start by ironing your dress shirt collar. This is the most visible part of a shirt as it frames the face, especially when worn with a suit or sport jacket. In a pinch and when wearing a jacket, you can get away with ironing only your collar, the how do you starch a dress shirt
Jan 28, 2009 Shirts come in a variety of different weaves such as poplin, twill, etc. These shirts do not require starch, and, in fact, look better without starch. You are right. It would be a sacrilege to starch a T& A Sea Island cotton. It is a near sacrilege to send a shirt of that quality to a commercial laundry.