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#1 SDbeachgirl

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    Posted 04 February 2010 - 12:04 AM

    I'm looking for an ivory or off white short sleeve button up shirt with wooden or coconut shell buttons to match the groomsmen shirts. I can't find one! Does anyone have any suggestions on where I can find this? I don't know if it is just seasonal and maybe they are not in the stores yet...but I can't believe it is this hard to find.

    #2 KarenM

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      Posted 04 February 2010 - 01:31 AM

      Hi, I think the problem may be the ivory/off-white color.
      found some in white though
      La'ele Boy's - Hawaiian Aloha Shirts - Shaka Time Hawaiian Shirt Co.

      Honolulu Boy's - Hawaiian Aloha Shirts - Shaka Time Hawaiian Shirt Co.

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      Women's & Men's Clothes: Plus Size, Maternity, Baby & Kid's Clothing | Old Navy

      natural linen color
      Women's & Men's Clothes: Plus Size, Maternity, Baby & Kid's Clothing | Old Navy

      Here's an ivory guayabera, but with shell buttons
      Infant or Children's Guayabera Shirt - No Embroidery - 2 Pockets

      or with embroidery
      Custom Embroidered Ivory Fabric Childrens Guayabera Shirt - Short Sleeves

      Good luck with your search!

      #3 memrnst

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        Posted 25 March 2010 - 10:56 AM

        Hi,
        I am having the same challenge. I want the same style shirts for my 2 ring bearers.

        Connie'sKids.com has some ivory short sleeve button ups - the sizes are limited, but is worth a shot. I placed an order I need a size 5/6 and a size 12. She was out of the 5/6 and she informed me the vendor is no longer making the shirt.

        As a back up I found off white polo shirts at GapKids that I will use for the boys
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        They're not my first choice, but I think it will work fine for my beach wedding...in the meantime still searching for the short-sleeve button up camp shirt in ivory

        #4 hoyt75

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          Posted 25 March 2010 - 12:06 PM

          Good Luck! We had an aweful time tyring to find exactly this for FI to wear since my dress is more of a creamy/milky white, but not ivory either. I finally found a few a Kohls but FI was to small to fit into them. Luckily, I was at Target the other day and found exactly what I was looking for. Let us know how it goes!

          #5 SDbeachgirl

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            Posted 25 March 2010 - 08:20 PM

            We got our men's shirts at Costco for $19.99. They look exactly like Tommy Bahama and they are the same material (I think 100% silk). I love them. But my luck was not so great with the boys shirt. I went to the department stores and all of the surf shops in town...nothing in ivory or off white!! Originally I had seen the perfect shirt on Tommy Bahama webste but it was so pricey I decided "how hard could it be" to find a similar one. I had no idea!!! When i decided to give up, I went back to Tommy and they did not carry that style for boy's anymore.

            I almost ordered a white hawaiian shirt out of desperation but I decided to check the TB website again and sure enough they had the shirt again! They didn't have the right size but I emailed customer service and they gave me a list of stores with the right size. So I just ordered it over the phone today! I'm so happy. It is more than I wanted to pay but it will look nice in pictures.

            Here's the link if you are interested. It looks a little white in the photo but we saw this color - continental - in the store and it is an off white. The person over the phone confirmed that also.

            Boys' Fiji Coast Camp Shirt

            #6 moonsprite02

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              Posted 05 July 2012 - 07:19 AM

              Originally Posted by SDbeachgirl 

              We got our men's shirts at Costco for $19.99. They look exactly like Tommy Bahama and they are the same material (I think 100% silk). I love them. But my luck was not so great with the boys shirt. I went to the department stores and all of the surf shops in town...nothing in ivory or off white!! Originally I had seen the perfect shirt on Tommy Bahama webste but it was so pricey I decided "how hard could it be" to find a similar one. I had no idea!!! When i decided to give up, I went back to Tommy and they did not carry that style for boy's anymore.

              I almost ordered a white hawaiian shirt out of desperation but I decided to check the TB website again and sure enough they had the shirt again! They didn't have the right size but I emailed customer service and they gave me a list of stores with the right size. So I just ordered it over the phone today! I'm so happy. It is more than I wanted to pay but it will look nice in pictures.

              Here's the link if you are interested. It looks a little white in the photo but we saw this color - continental - in the store and it is an off white. The person over the phone confirmed that also.

              Boys' Fiji Coast Camp Shirt

              Thanks for posting the link to the TB Fiji Coast Camp Shirt. My groom hates ivory, but my dress is in the ivory family (called candlelight, but more pink instead of yellow). I like the continental color and think it may end up being a good compromise.






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