Style, colour or collar? Nope, none of them. An Oxford shirt is distinct not because of the collar or shape, but the particular basket weave style fabric that is unique and now attributed to the Oxford shirt; in fact, they were initially made in Scotland and not in Oxford, England.
Oxford shirts tend to be thicker and thus bring out a more casual look. They have become a household name in men’s fashion and have grown more popular through marketing strategies and the use of its name. Other than that, Oxford shirts tend to be perfect for a variety of looks due to its nature, thus making your life easier when choosing an outfit for the day.