10 Henleys to Wear This Fall

This Cozy Classic Is the Season's Most Versatile Shirt

By Kevin Gray ·

If you find yourself knee-deep in leaves and noticing a chill in the air, there's a good chance that fall has descended upon you.

But there's only one way to know for sure.

Look to your left, then to your right. If everyone around you is swathed in a cozy henley, then you can confirm that this is, in fact, fall. 

Because nothing—not football season, falling leaves nor calendars—signals the start of fall quite like this pullover shirt with its buttoned placket.

So to assist you with this season's most important attire, we've collected 10 great henleys and placed them below. Wear them on their own, or enlist them to layer over or under basically anything else you own as temperatures begin to drop.

Try this mid-weight cotton number on for size. It's a slub scallop shirt with dyed-to-match custom buttons. $98, Good Life

Cuts' henleys are available in multiple colors and three hemlines—classic curve, split and elongated—so there's something for everyone. Even you. $68, Cuts

This 100% Supima cotton henley features a mini waffle weave that sounds delicious, but its chief purpose is to be comfortable and regulate temperature during this unpredictable season. $88, O.N.S.

Patagonia's built-to-last henley is made from a blend of 55% industrial hemp and 45% organic cotton. Note the chest pocket, a rare sighting in the wild. $49, Patagonia

This lightweight thermal henley is crafted from textured cotton and heavily washed to give it a timeworn, weathered appearance. But in a nice way. $145, RRL

Here's your handsome 100% merino wool option. $108, Olivers

This super-soft, stretchy henley is moisture-wicking, made to move, and protects you from the sun with its UPF 30+ construction, so you can stroll in the park, tailgate or otherwise enjoy the elements. $74, Vuori

With a tailored fit and handsome cat’s eye buttons, you can dress up or down in this rugged henley. Bonus: It hides wine stains. $68, Taylor Stitch

This travel-ready henley is made from odor-resistant merino wool, so you can wear it for days at a time. The key word being can. $98, Proof

For a budget-friendly option that still looks great, try this waffle-weave henley available in multiple colors and an honest-to-goodness panoply of sizes. $25, Uniqlo

Kevin Gray

Kevin Gray lives in Texas. He likes whiskey, weekends and hammocks, often at the same time.

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