The mds Roman shirtfront is made in a unique way. We incorporated the knowledge and experience of our collar expertise in our shirtfront. Made of a very soft blend of 80% polyester and 20% viscose, fully lined with adjustable elastic ties. The Roman Collar is all one piece, all fabric and washable. This unique collar and fits according to your necks exact size, with a velcro finish. (None of the pesky plastic.) The front is longer. It simply tucks in (size 15 starts at 22"length). Completely machine washable, saving many $$$ and time plus of course cutting down on pollution.