Zamboni

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Colour
Woody
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Mandatory mufti for off-duty velo warriors, urban commuters and reformed single speed addicts. The Zamboni mixes casual styling with cycle-inspired features and 100% cotton. Just the story for an outing with your Supertankers or favourite pair of jeans.

Limited edition - get 'em while they're hot.

▸ Features
  • Loose fit for comfort at the daily grind.
  • Graduated top button spacing to fine tune your décolletage.
  • Shoulder seams are rolled forward so they don't fight with the straps of your backpack or courier satchel.
  • Rear shoulder pleats expand as you reach for the handlebars.
  • Subtle reflective detailing on back of collar.
  • Offset, button-down rear pocket.
  • Designed & made by us in Aotearoa | New Zealand.
▸ Tech

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Approved clobber for terrorising the city, cruising the highways or café surfing. Unfashion garments combine comfort on the bike with sharp looks for when you hit the pavement.

▸ More than Kiwi Made
Ground Effect clothing is crafted right here in New Zealand. Has been ever since we started back in 1994. Manufacturing locally works for us. We operate a quick-response system - holding minimal stock of any one item, but churning out a few more quick-smart when the pile gets low. The upshot is that we are seldom caught with our shelves empty, so orders get despatched the same day you place them.

▸ Weight
170 gm
▸ Washing

  • All Ground Effect clothing enjoys a warm 40ºC machine wash. Try to avoid cold-water detergents and those with bleach, 'oxygen whitener' or fabric softener.
    • The cold-water varieties have little enzymes that are super-charged to brave the cold but can damage technical fabrics and cause skin irritation. 
    • Bleach rots natural fibres like merino, strips the dye, attacks laminates of waterproof fabrics and can also cause skin irritation.
    • Sodium Percarbonate (the main ingredient in oxygen whitener) can make colours run.
    • Fabric softener and stuff containing it like wool wash destroys the water repellent finish on waterproof and water resistant fabrics, and can cause colours to run. 
  • As a rule of thumb, a product that is easy on the planet is also easy on your body. Select a mild plant-based soap like EcoverEcostoreEarthwise or Aware.
  • Hand washing is sometimes the only option on tour, but a washing machine rinses more thoroughly and is preferable if you have the choice.
  • Most Ground Effect gear dries super-fast so hanging on the line or drooping over the bedpost is generally the best option. High heat can damage some fabrics so if you do take your threads for a spin, set the device on 'medium' or 'warm' rather than hot. A lap in the dryer is recommended for your rain jacket, after it has dried on the line, as it helps recharge its water repellent finish. 

  • Cotton shrinks. Your shirt or tee may lose a couple of centimetres after its first wash.
  • Dry cleaning or ironing screen prints or rubber labels will cause irreparable damage. Best not too.

Customer Reviews

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    GD
    27/04/2019
    Gerald d.
    Australia

    And the winner is Zamboni

    A great casual shirt for heading out for a ride or recreate in other ways. Funky fabrics and a great cut. I’ve even had comments from fashion conscious friends!

    TC
    12/04/2019
    Tony C.
    New Zealand

    Zamboni

    As always these shirts have an awesome kiwi fit and look great. With each Zamboni people ask where do ya buy a shirt like that. Always fun to support NZ fashion Keen to see what next years shirt will be

    BR
    20/03/2019
    Brent Rubbo

    I love these shirts

    Comfortable and stylish. Have received a few nice complements on these shirts when wearing them out and about. Quality material that works well in the hot weather in Singapore where I live. I now order a new one every time a new colour or pattern comes out. Same review works for the Dogma shirt as well.

    LG
    11/01/2019
    Lisa G.
    Australia

    Great cafe shirt

    Bought this shirt for hubby for Xmas and he is pretty happy with it. Love the reflective strip along the collar. Great cafe shirt!

    BJ
    18/12/2018
    BRETT J.
    Australia

    Very Satisfied

    Great out of box, nice fit. Bicycle print was subtle enough not to appear like a total tragic. No fashionista but I’m told it looks good!!

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