After presenting my findings about the best leggings on Amazon, I turned my attention to another basic: white t-shirts. You'll find that the online retailer offers a small but mighty selection of white tees that have 1,000-plus reviews. After a thorough investigation, I found seven winners, which range from fitted v-necks to slouchy, relaxed styles. You'll have no problem finding your favorite because they're backed by thousands of reviews—and all tees cost $25 and under. Win-win.
The consensus on this T-shirt? It's soft, stretchy, and thick. The last part is crucial for the bra test, which this shirt passes—as one reviewer wrote, "you can wear a light colored bra without it showing." Both the sleeves and neckline also earned some praise for being the "perfect length" and "not constricting or flashy." One thing to note about the shirt, though, is that it doesn't cinch in towards your waist because it's a slightly boxier, looser fit. If you're not a fan of the crewneck, try the brand's v-neck fit, which has been dubbed an Amazon Best Seller.
This stretchy tee is good for both large and small-chested women, holds up well in the wash, and comes in 40-plus colors. The fabric veers towards the thinner side, so if you're looking for a T-shirt that will help you get through summer, here it is. Some buyer's notes: the shirt runs small, so size up. There are also no exchanges or refunds, but for less than $10, you have nothing to lose. As for the shirt's longevity: "They will last a year or two, and then I buy new ones," said one reviewer.
This T-shirt offers a soft, curved neckline rather than a rigid v-neck shape for that slouchy, relaxed look. Follow customer reviews and size up if you don't want it to be too clingy to your frame; it should drape over your figure. One customer wrote, "By the way I just had a baby and I’m 145 pounds and very uncomfortable with my flabby tummy. But this makes me feel so sexy it’s not clinging to me and I really love that." It's important to note the material is not cotton. Instead, it's made of 95 percent rayon and five percent polyester, hence the stretchiness in the fabric.
If you're looking for the perfect layering tee, look no further. In addition to being "softer than tissues," this opaque top looks good under everything from a blazer to a dress. It's also durable enough to handle a yoga or barre class. "I was wearing a black bra underneath the white t-shirt and you cannot see the black through the shirt!" wrote one Amazon customer. Another spoke of its design, saying, "The shirts are well constructed and the fabric is of perfect weight."
With over 3,800 reviews, this white tee has received some nice compliments, ranging from "good quality" and "moisture wicking" to "highly recommend" and "great price." Though technically it's a workout top, it's also a fit for those who live a more sedentary lifestyle. (It's sleep approved, thanks to the breathable fabric.) The shirt is silky soft and lightweight, and can be machine-washed without changing the fit or shape.
For anyone with curves—you'll obsess over this white T-shirt. The material is soft, but not see-through; the neckline is cut a little low for a sexy dip, and a nice pocket detail separates this tee from the rest. Sizing seems to vary for this tee, according to reviews, so order your normal fit and go from there. Once you found the right size, wear it with jeans, leggings, or tucked into a skirt.
Developed to be worn under scrubs, this long-sleeve tee is also perfectly fine to wear by itself. It's thin (the debate on whether it shows your bra or not remains unresolved), but not too thin, according to reviewers, which makes them good for even warm weather. "I have a very "outdoorsy" toddler granddaughter...and overheating happens in a hurry with hoodies or blouses. Hence the lightweight nature of this tee is a godsend," read one comment. A bonus: this shirt won't shrink in the wash and the material is very soft.
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