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Baudelaire by Toshi

£ 29.00

The verse of Baudelaire's poem, The Man Who Tortures Himself, referenced in this t shirt reads: I'm the vampire of my own heart, One of those utter derelicts. Condemned to eternal laughter, But who can no longer smile! The poem is one of 100 published in 1857 under the title "Les Fleurs du Mal". Charles Baudelaire: April 9 1821 - August 31 1867.

Our t-shirts are unique for being wholly made with CoolMax freshFX. CoolMax is a patented fibre designed to wick perspiration and accelerate moisture evaporation, keeping wearers cooler and drier. This wicking feature of the fabric is made possible by micro channels engineered into the profile of and surface of the fibre. These channels are cleverly dimensioned to exploit the surface tension and capillary action of water. Being physical properties of the fibre, these channels endure and do not significantly diminish with wear or washing.

Antimicrobial (freshFX) treatment stops the propagation of odour producing bacteria. This is achieved by embedding silver salt crystals into the structure of the fibre. FreshFX treatment like the wicking is permanent and does not leach out with everyday use. These characteristics ensure the shirts remain cool, dry and odour free regardless of what you might do in them. Performance of the fabric is guaranteed through a certified and monitored manufacturing process.