The swallow tattoo was traditionally used by sailors to show their expertise on the sea, and it’s said that if they drowned the bird would carry their soul to heaven. Mythology aside, it’s the defining accent of this cotton blend sweatshirt
from youth diffusion line, McQ Alexander McQueen
. Swooping furiously from front to back in contrast screen print, it adds a graphic jolt to the slouchy silhouette of this sporty slip-on.