The T-Shirt is an iconic, simple, and stylish item, that can be found in every man’s wardrobe. And there is a reason why the classic has endured all these years. This piece is incredibly versatile and can be worn alone or as a base layer for an array of outfits. A quintessential wardrobe staple for any man perfect for every moment in life, that can transcend the seasons with an ability to outlast trends. Although it is an everyday staple, the t-shirt is far from basic and with our collection of premium essential t-shirts from all your favourite big-name brands the options are limitless. This is why we have curated this list of our top ten must-have t-shirts.
The Classic Plain Tee
The ultimate staple, a classic plain t-shirt plays an integral role when styling with its boundless versatility. Transcending all styles and seasons with its ability to elevate any outfit. A plain t-shirt is truly something you can’t go without and the Classic Organic T-Shirt from Colorful Standard is a top winner for your wardrobe. A clean and simple design, that’s not only crafted from pure organic cotton but is garment dyed with environmentally friendly dye and pre-washed to prevent shrinkage and pilling, creating a timeless classic.
The Long Sleeve Tee
With a versatile game much like its short-sleeved counterpart, a long sleeve t-shirt is a quintessential wardrobe staple. The easy simplicity of these t-shirts makes them an all-important option for a variety of styles. Not only do the long sleeves keep you warm in the colder seasons but it is perfect for layering under a gilet or even under another t-shirt. The Niels Standard Long Sleeve T-Shirt from Norse Projects delivers both quality and style with a sleek silhouette for endless styling possibilities.
The Ringer Tee
A throwback style essential, a ringer t-shirt is the perfect piece to break up your solid colour t-shirt game. Enhancing your casual off-duty style with its defining contrast collar and cuffs, highlighting your face and biceps. And no one does throwback style quite like Fred Perry making their Taped Ringer T-Shirt our favourite option. Reimagined from their original ringer design with vintage-inspired detailing in the form of white track tape to the shoulders bearing their iconic Laurel Wreath logo, elevating this must-have tee.
The Big Logo Tee
An easy way to make a statement is with a big logo t-shirt that allows you to express yourself with bold graphics that beg to be looked at and admired. Wear them loud and proud to elevate your off-duty looks. Forty is the authority for standout graphics and the Benjamin Original Organic Cotton T-Shirt boasts their iconic monster logo in their original camo print that exudes striking style.
The Small Logo Tee
Want to express yourself with a little less “look at me” vibes? A small logo t-shirt is the one for you. Still able to make a statement without shouting in your face, this essential t-shirt can impact your look with an understated style. Our favourite from Billionaire Boys Club, the Small Logo Arch T-Shirt seamlessly integrates their iconic arch logo and standing astronaut print onto a staple silhouette flaunting a combination of streetwear and luxury.
The Logo Patch Tee
An essential for a statement contemporary look, a logo patch t-shirt is similar to a small logo tee with a refined approach and greater versatility. Perfect on its own or as a layering piece, adding depth to your outfit with subtle detailing. Belstaff’s Patch Logo Short Sleeve T-Shirt offers a seamless slick option for an essential logo patch tee with the confidence of quality that comes from the heritage brand.
The Slim Fit Tee
Delivering a more flattering shape than its regular fit companion, a slim-fit t-shirt can be the foundation for a variety of outfits. With sleeves that hug your biceps and a tailored waist, this trimmed classic silhouette is a must-have for elevated looks that can easily be dressed up or down. Crafted from luxe interlock fabric with an ultra-smooth finish the Custom Slim Fit T-Shirt from Polo Ralph Lauren is a leading wardrobe staple.
The Sporty Tee
When it comes to basics, having a sporty-inspired t-shirt in your rotation can add variety to your choices. An assortment of details updating the classic tee with sporty street vibes that seamlessly boast style. Adidas Originals knows how to create the ultimate sporty t-shirt and their Classics 3-Stripes Long Sleeve T-Shirt is one of our favourites.
The Pocket Tee
The classic silhouette of a crew neck t-shirt can be elevated by the addition of a chest pocket creating a modern twist to the classic. This additional detail makes the pocket tee an essential your wardrobe should not be without. The One Point Organic Crew Neck T-Shirt from Gramicci is the perfect amalgamation of engineered comfort and function, perfect for laid-back looks with low-key style and casual aesthetics.
The V-Neck Tee
A practical base layer, that offers something different from the classic crew neck. Adding a v-neck t-shirt to your undershirt arsenal will give you the illusion of height and add a little extra style and visual interest. Known for producing premium staples these Three-Pack V-Neck Regular Fit T-Shirts from BOSS are the ideal foundation for any wardrobe.