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Our most popular heavyweight T-shirt in a new fit cut closer to the body.

Our pocket t-shirt debuted in 1992, and its rugged cotton design and clean looks made it a fast favorite among the hard-working folks who pulled it on. Though decades and trends have come and gone, there's a reason the K87 remains a classic. This men's t-shirt is made with heavyweight cotton built to handle tough days on the job. It has an original fit that gives you room to move and a soft feel that only gets better with time.
  • Solid colors: 6.75-ounce, 100% cotton jersey knit
  • Heather Gray: 90% cotton / 10% polyester jersey knit
  • Snow Heathers: 55% cotton / 45% polyester jersey knit
  • All other heathers; 60% cotton / 40% polyester jersey knit
  • Rib-knit crewneck
  • Side-seam construction minimizes twisting
  • Carhartt patch sewn on left-chest pocket
  • Tagless neck label
  • Imported
Machine wash warm with like colors. Use only non-chlorine bleach when ne eded. Tumble dry medium, remove promptly.
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Workwear Pocket T-Shirt - Relaxed Fit

$16.99 – $19.99

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Relaxed Fit

A closer fit to the body built for work

PRODUCT FEATURES
Our most popular heavyweight T-shirt in a new fit cut closer to the body.
Our pocket t-shirt debuted in 1992, and its rugged cotton design and clean looks made it a fast favorite among the hard-working folks who pulled it on. Though decades and trends have come and gone, there's a reason the K87 remains a classic. This men's t-shirt is made with heavyweight cotton built to handle tough days on the job. It has an original fit that gives you room to move and a soft feel that only gets better with time.
  • Solid colors: 6.75-ounce, 100% cotton jersey knit
  • Heather Gray: 90% cotton / 10% polyester jersey knit
  • Snow Heathers: 55% cotton / 45% polyester jersey knit
  • All other heathers; 60% cotton / 40% polyester jersey knit
  • Rib-knit crewneck
  • Side-seam construction minimizes twisting
  • Carhartt patch sewn on left-chest pocket
  • Tagless neck label
  • Imported
PRODUCT CARE

Machine wash warm with like colors. Use only non-chlorine bleach when ne eded. Tumble dry medium, remove promptly.

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4.4 / 5.0
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Great Shirt
This shirt is well built and that lends itself to comfort. It fits the body really well, although I did have to size down from a large to a medium. I think a full size down is exactly right; it is fitted but not tight and I still have a full range of motion. I'll be ordering more.
October 13, 2020
Athens, GA
Purchased
4 weeks ago
Age:
25-34
Gender:
Male
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Solid t shirt
Comfortable shirt would definantly buy again
This review was collected as part of a promotion
October 8, 2020
Eddington, ME
Age:
25-34
Gender:
Male
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Very comfortable and durable
This review was collected as part of a promotion
October 7, 2020
Irvine , KY
Purchased
6 months ago
Age:
45-54
Gender:
Female
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Workwear Pocket T-Shirt - Relaxed Fit
overall, great T-shirt, just runs a little large
October 6, 2020
San Rafael, CA
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
Under 18
Gender:
Male
I have this exact same shirt and size, but this one doesn’t fit was well
October 5, 2020
Purchased
1 month ago
Response from Carhartt
We're very sorry to hear of this discrepancy in sizing. Your comments will be shared with Product Design. Please feel free to contact us at 1 800 833 3118 if we can assist you further.
October 14, 2020
Susan F
Appearance
4 / 5
Durability
4 / 5
Quality
4 / 5
Functionality
3 / 5
Neck hole too large
The neck is too big. The fabric is heavier than expected.
October 4, 2020
Raymond , MS
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
55-64
Gender:
Male
Response from Carhartt
We're sorry this did not work out as expected. Please feel free to contact us at 1 800 833 3118 if we can do anything to assist you.
October 14, 2020
Susan F
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Very good T-Shirt.
A nice T-Shirt. Washes well.
This review was collected as part of a promotion
October 3, 2020
ELIZABETH, WV
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
65+
Gender:
Male
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
True fit and great quality
These are the best shirts. They hold up well.
This review was collected as part of a promotion
October 2, 2020
Brighton, IL
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
45-54
Gender:
Male
Appearance
4 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Great Shirt
Great shirts! Fit well, hold up to multiple washes and maintain their shape.
This review was collected as part of a promotion
October 1, 2020
Ottawa , CA
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
45-54
Gender:
Male
Appearance
5 / 5
Durability
5 / 5
Quality
5 / 5
Functionality
5 / 5
Workwear Pocket T-Shirt - GREAT
These are really nice shirts, fit great, feel nice and very comfortable all around. I'll probably ger a couple more next time they are on sale
This review was collected as part of a promotion
September 30, 2020
Miami , FL
Purchased
1 month ago
Age:
55-64
Gender:
Male
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Are these shirts good for humid and tropical climate?
A shopper on Aug 18, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Live in Arizona where the daytime temps are exceeding 110. These shirts wear well because the are loose fitting and don’t retain body moisture.
I’m 5’11 and weigh 205. Broad shoulders. Like to have room in my shirts. Wondering if I should go size L or XL?
A shopper on Aug 1, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Our sizes are based on chest and waist measurements. You are welcome to use our Size & Fit Guide with your measurements. Feel free to contact us if we can be of further assistance.
Im 5'9, 155lbs, i would like a slightly loose fit will medium fit me well in the relaxed fit?
A shopper on Jul 23, 2020
BEST ANSWER: I am the same height and similar build as you and I can say this shirt is definitely a relaxed fit
how does this fit compare to the demolition (force) shirts?
Rich C on Jul 5, 2020
Approximately how long before WORKWEAR
POCKET T-SHIRT -
RELAXED FIT STYLE
#103296 is back in
stock? I've been awaiting an
email on a few different
styles of T's that have been out of stock for over a month or more. (All colors)
Terry F on Jun 17, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Please reach out to us by phone at 800-833-3118 Monday-Friday from 8am-7pm EST for assistance in stock.
I like a slimmer fitting shirt, it says i should order a medium, but im wondering if i should size down for a closer fit?
carlo r on May 14, 2020
BEST ANSWER: I like a looser fit, but not baggy. But if you don't mind being hugged by your shirt, and you only wash it in cold water, you should be OK going one size smaller.
I wear a Large Tall in the #k87 as the XL is a bit big. Would a XL be a better fit with the relaxed fit?
A shopper on Apr 30, 2020
BEST ANSWER: I wear a men’s large usually and should of ordered a small because the shirt is a very large make
I wear a medium in the original and normally a large. Should I go with a medium or large in relax for? Don’t want it to be skin tight just some room.
A shopper on Apr 16, 2020
BEST ANSWER: If you want a looser fit, we recommend going with a size Large for the Relaxed Fit.
When I bought the original fit, the neckline was very loose. Does this tshirt fix that issue?
A shopper on Apr 16, 2020
BEST ANSWER: This style will fit closer to your body.
When I bought the original fit, the neckline was really loose. Does this product fix that issue? I’m 5’5 1/2 and 110 lbs and I wore a small with the original fit.
A shopper on Apr 16, 2020
BEST ANSWER: This style will have a similar / slightly larger neck opening than the K87.
How can i use my union discount when ordering online?
A shopper on Apr 14, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We currently only have a first responder and a military discount available online. Please contact us at 1-800-833-3118 for further assistance.
How many inches wide is the 2xl in the chest?
A shopper on Feb 26, 2020
BEST ANSWER: This style will measure 56" for a 2XL in the chest measuring at the armhole.
I wear a large in most brands. I wear a medium in k87. Should I get the large in the relaxed fit to allow for shrinkage due to these shirts being 100% cotton ?
A shopper on Feb 22, 2020
BEST ANSWER: My husband wears an xl in every other brand but in Carhartt’s he wears a lg. They are relaxed fit and really don’t shrink. My husband is 6’1
Will these ever come in plain white? I'm a skinny painter/drywaller and would like to buy some white shirts.
Hank K on Dec 20, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this style is offered in the color White.
Why is this style not offered the normal size selections? Talls sizes are limited to 3x and 4x?
Sean M on Dec 15, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We will have tall size coming spring of 2020.
When will be there be red in the relaxed fit? So many colors in original fit, but not even half as many in relaxed fit. Relaxed fit fits so much better on me than original. I love it, I just wish there were more colors
Garrett S on Dec 13, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate your feedback and will forward your suggestion to our Product Design Team for future consideration.
Are these shirts pre shrunk?
Bay757 on Dec 12, 2019
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BEST ANSWER: The dry force from my experience I’ve had them for two years and have not shrunk, I just ordered the relaxed fit and have not gotten them screenprinted yet for my business, I have never had my pocket tees shrink up excellent quality
These new relaxed fit t-shirts...do they for like a normal medium t-shit would fit? I recently ordered an original fit in medium, and it was HUGE on me! Or is going one size smaller recommended?
A shopper on Nov 11, 2019
BEST ANSWER: This style will fit closer to your body.
Can you provide measurements for the Small size for 103296? (Chest, Back Length, Shoulders, Sleeve)
Gary X on Nov 1, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Chest at armhole 40" Center back length 28 1/8 Across Shoulder 18" Center back sleeve 18".
Any chance we will get a Relaxed Fit in Long Sleeves?
Joseph S on Oct 26, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate your feedback and will forward your suggestion to our Product Design Team for future consideration.
Where made of this Above T-shirt?
A shopper on Aug 26, 2019
BEST ANSWER: It depends on the color, but it is primarily made in Guatemala.
Whats with all the Heather? I hate it. Can't just get a solid color Carhartt Tee any longer?
A shopper on Aug 21, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your feedback. We have shared this with our Product Design Team.
When will there be more colors available?
A shopper on Jul 9, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We do not have any new colors coming out yet. Typically we release new color for the short sleeve styles in the Spring. We have forwarded this to our Product Team as a suggestion.
Any update on when this will be available in white?
Mitchell D on Jul 3, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We do not currently have any plans to carry this style in the color white. However, we have forwarded this as a suggest to our Product Design Team as a suggestion.
I wear a large for the original fit. Should I get a XL for relaxed fit?
SG-2041-8579 jin hin b on Jun 2, 2019
BEST ANSWER: I wear the same size in both original and relaxed fit. The cut is a little different but not so much as u need to go up one size.
Are there any plans to offer this t shirt in white in the near future or do i need to look elsewhere?
Mitchell D on May 2, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We have forwarded this as a suggestion to our Product Design Team. We do offer two pocket t-shirts, styles K87 and 100410, in White.
I usually wear medium in t-shirts, but go to small in the K87 because it's a big fit. Would the 103296 t-shirt be closer to my true size?
Gerry C on Apr 24, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We would recommend a medium in this style because it is going to be cut closer to the body than the K87.
Are the sleeves on these the same length as the regular fit or are they more tapered? Also these MUST COME IN WHITE.
A shopper on Apr 11, 2019
BEST ANSWER: The sleeve opening is slightly more fitted than the K87. For measurements, please contact us at 1-800-833-3118 with your sizing.
Can you please offer this in white? These shirts fit perfectly but it needs to be available in more basic colors
A shopper on Apr 9, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate your feedback and are happy to share the color suggestion with our Product Design.
Will this come in white?
Joseph S on Mar 31, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We do not have plans to offer it in White yet, but we are happy to consider it.

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