Those who saw how Russians celebrate the Day of Airborne Troops, mentioned that each toughest guy wears this day a VDV Russian T-shirt. Russians call these special clothes with white and blue strips “telnyashka”. This cold country with many odd traditions even has a special Day of Telnyashka! (The Day of an Airborne Troops T-shirt!). Today you can also get this iconic VDV Russian T-shirt! It will not ever mean that you are close with somebody from Russian troops. It’s a fashion today! Trendy VDV Telnyashka looks so strange among the other T-shirts, that all the attention will be yours!
VDV Russian T-shirt has become a unique symbol, the hallmark of the bravest “real” men. This shirt with long sleeves and strips appeared in Russia in 19th century and has got a long history! The first striped T- shirts had a weight equivalent to 344 g (less than a pound) and were knitted. Blue and white lateral stripes vests matched the colors of the flag Russian Navy Flag. The inventors of this popular today unit assumed, that a new piece of clothing would be convenient and functional. Today, it is popular not only among sailors and not exclusively in Russia.
The upscale VDV Russian T-shirt is an absolutely practical stuff. It is extremely warm and never lets the sea wends cooling the body. It is, comfortable to wear. Washing it first, you will realize how quickly it becomes dry again! When Airborne Troops were created in Russia in 1969, paratroopers’ also had this T-shirt in their form, but the strips were sky blue. In 1990s, Russia “saw” different colors of “telnyashka”’ strips – black, green, Maroon (Spetsnaz MVD), cornflower (Special Forces of the FSB), even orange (MES). When a striped T-shirt appeared that time in Russian stores, thousands of units of it were sold within several hours! Having this clothes at home was even prestigious!
You can order any VDV Russian T-shirt and colored T-shirts with prints and symbols of Russian Airborne Troops. Ladies will enjoy more monochrome T-shirts with special prints, displaying VDV images and symbols. Tough men might pick bright 3 D T-shirts with Airborne Troops realistic pictures. All the sizes are available!