Traditionally checked dress shirts have been worn for casual occasions only, often with a button-down collar. These days checked dress shirts are worn as casual dress shirts but also in a corporate environment with ties.

It is not uncommon to find men wearing classic gingham check with a tie. A great example of this checked fabric is this blue and white Thomas Mason Black Label.This bold checked dress shirt is not for everyone but there are subtle alternatives that can add diversity to your dress shirt range. For example this Thomas Mason Black Label check is wonderfully versatile. This check can be worn with a tie or in an open neck work environment.

NiAlma has many casual check options for our customers. The most popular options are the gingham check and plaid check. An example of a casual gingham is this Classic fabric – matched with dark buttons it looks great. A popular plaid check dress shirt is this Classic range fabric. This looks great with jeans.