T shape of its body and sleeves. T-shirts are generally made of a light, inexpensive fabric and are easy to clean. 19th century and, in the mid-20th collection shirt t, transitioned from undergarment to general-use casual clothing.
V-necks were introduced so that the neckline of the shirt does not show when worn beneath an outer shirt, as would that of a crew neck shirt. 19th century as a convenient covering for hot environments. Navy began issuing them as undergarments. These were a crew-necked, short-sleeved, white cotton undershirt to be worn under a uniform. They soon became popular as a bottom layer of clothing for workers in various industries, including agriculture.
The T-shirt was easily fitted, easily cleaned, and inexpensive, and for those reasons it became the shirt of choice for young boys. Boys’ shirts were made in various colors and patterns. T-shirt was often the default garment to be worn when doing farm or ranch chores, as well as other times when modesty called for a torso covering but conditions called for lightweight fabrics. Navy men as undergarments and slowly became common to see veterans wearing their uniform trousers with their T-shirts as casual clothing. Often boys wore them while doing chores and playing outside, eventually opening up the idea of wearing them as general-purpose casual clothing. In the 1960s, printed T-shirts gained popularity for self-expression as well for advertisements, protests, and souvenirs.