If there's one basic that’s worth spending money on, it's the perfect tee. Has there ever been a time when this laid-back staple hasn't been in fashion? (We'll give you a hint: Nope.) Will there ever be a time when a tee is not the perfect complement to any outfit? Unlikely, we say.
On your next shopping trip, skip a season-specific splurge and pick up this wear-with-everything classic instead. Shop our top five picks below:
T by Alexander Wang Cotton Silk Tee
shopbop.com) name pretty much speaks for itself, and Wang is the king of elevated takes on the style basic. This one has awesome sleeve-to-body proportions, which create an effortless laid-back look.
Isabel Marant Split Sleeve T-shirt
Isabel Marant is known for her chic French aesthetic and this tee ($210, matchesfashion.com) is no exception. It's also got the perfect boxy shape, thanks to split sleeves.
The Row Sabeen Jersey Tee
The Row ($280, farfetch.com). The jersey fabric guarantees it will be as soft as butter.
Saint Laurent Stonewashed Silk Tee
Saint Laurent's take is simple yet sexy ($590; ysl.com). The low V-neck ensures an easy transition from day to night.
Valentino Cotton and Lace Tee
Valentino offers this beautiful number ($990, net-a-porter.com), which is backed with Italian lace.