A v-neck that keeps its shape

For some reason, v-necks that don't bend and stretch aren't that easy to find. French label Petit Bateau, best known for the clothes it makes for kids (of a quality that, frankly might be wasted on them), might have the answer.

While we’re still unclear about why PB has teamed up with French fashion label Kitsuné, or why it's suddenly decided to make things for men, these new v-necks are impressive in a clean and simple way - the stitching and weight of fabric helping them to sit just the way you want them to. £31, available at Petit Bateau, 106-108 King's Road, London (0207 838 0818) and Dover Street Market 

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An example of how easy it is for the v-neck/scoop neck to go tragically wrong: