With the closet cleaned out and ready for spring it’s time to make a list of what needs replacing.
Whether it is pilled, has a hole, is faded or dingy – white and black tees look best when fresh and they are the first things I go to replace when the season changes.
Need some help sorting out your closet?
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Already have a list of what needs replacing?
You’re ahead of most of us out there!
After a quick survey from a panel of Savvy Chicks (my girlfriends) I pulled together a list of tried and true basic tees in the event a few of yours need replacing.
Most votes went to the tees from our friends over at
The Favorite Tank HERE |$18.00 | in 4 colors
The Vintage Tee Collection
Available in a wide range of extended sizes, including PETITE and loads of great colors.
Savvy Chicks say; I am petite and I like them because they fit right and are comfortable.
They fit great!
I buy them in all sizes because they look great fitted and when worn a little loose.
These tees are soft, comfortable and wash well – with a racerback bra my straps stay hidden on the tank style!
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Clockwise from top left; rib daily knit tank, long jersey tank, sheer slub jersey crew neck tee, relaxed v-neck tee HERE |$45.00-$65.00 | Also available at Nordstrom and ShopBop
Savvy Chicks say; they fit great and keep their shape.
They are pricier but they last!
I love their unique color selection.
Rag and Bone
Nordstrom | $80.00 HERE
Neiman Marcus | $95.00 HERE
Savvy Chicks say; I like these because they are thin and loose but not too boxy.
Though a bit pricey, I love that I can dress these tees and tanks up or down and that they are a bit longer and not too tight.
Savvy Chicks say; I love these in white, just toss them when they get gross!
They fit and are cheap!
The Essential Bra Top Cami | Victoria’s Secret | $14.50 or 3/$33.00 HERE
In 12 colors | XS-XL
Savvy Chicks say; the built in bra provides great support and I find there is little to no pilling.
H & M
(one of my personal faves for the length,wear and price)
Long Jersey Tank | H&M | $5.95 HERE
This is a great thicker tank, I find even in white it is not see thru.
Savvy Chicks say; I love these tanks because they have some length. I like them in black, white and baby pink.
They are cheap and wash well. Great for layering and they cover your bra strap!
ROCK & REPUBLIC
Seamless Tank | Kohls | $26.00 now $14.99 HERE
In white plus 5 neutral colors | XS-XL
Vneck High-Low Hem Tee | Kohls |$30.00 now $21.99 HERE (currently not available in white online)
Savvy Chicks say; I like these v-neck tees because they are not too tight.
Do you have a favorite tee?
One that barely makes it in the closet because if it’s not in the wash you are wearing it?
Let me know, I know we’d all love to hear!
How about tips on keeping those white tees looking fresh and clean?
Do share your secrets!
Please leave a comment down below if you’d like to share.
How I layered my Rag and Bone tank this week? Click HERE
A few other favorites are Vince tee’s for under suiting and for work. They retain their fit for a long time. Alexander Wang (for minimalist white and black tees), Ella Moss, Splendid (I like their stripes), Banana Republic high/low pullovers – though currently not available but great for petites.
Citizens of Humanity “Corey” Slouchy Slim Jeans HERE |$248.00 | Nordstrom
Splendid ‘Telluride” Slides HERE | $88.00 | Anthropologie
James Perse Military Jacket HERE | $325.00 | Farfetch.com
Madewell Striped Transport Bag (SOLDOUT) in solid leather HERE | Madewell
J Crew Vintage Tank
Enjoy this beautiful weekend!
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