The Best Basic Ribbed Tanks to Buy and Wear All Season, Starting at $8

To be honest, since I've spent the last few months in my temperature-controlled apartment, I've already started living almost exclusively in my beloved ribbed tanks. They're a year-round staple that the fashion set specifically has come to swear by.

To help you get back into the swing of things, not only have I rounded up a whopping thirty black, white, and gray options for you to shop below, but I also took it one step further, showing you how 10 of our favorite stylish women have been wearing the beloved little top on Instagram lately. How's that for inspiration? So to get started, simply keep scrolling for plenty of ribbed tank-top options to suit every budget.


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The tight cut of a ribbed tank makes it the perfect complement to sweats.


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The perfect easy top for expectant moms, too.


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Goes great with your morning coffee.


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This tank isn't the only thing you need from Skims.


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Read more on the cute new way fashion girls are wearing this staple at home.


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The perfect way to wear my jeans right now.


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A ribbed tank and shorts is the easy combo you can repeat all summer.


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These tanks are as comfy for wearing at home as they are cool for wearing out.


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There's no denying that sometimes, gray is even cooler than black or white.


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Dress one up with a fancy bag, if you please.

Next, I own a dizzying number of white T-shirts and think these eight are the best.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.

Nicole Akhtarzad Eshaghpour
Senior Market Editor

Since starting as an intern back in 2013, Nicole Akhtarzad Eshaghpour has held several roles here at Who What Wear, and she is currently senior market editor. It was a less expected route, seeing as she was graduating from business school at USC when this all began, but it has turned out to be the best one for her. Fast-forward to 2020, and she's moved to NYC from her hometown of Beverly Hills and spends her workdays a little differently from when she was an intern starting out. Currently, she focuses on a weekly mélange of shopping content. As far as her personal style goes, she's largely drawn to classic pieces and neutral basics but will always make an exception for something colorful, printed, or bejeweled as long as it's deemed worthy enough. After all, the only thing she loves more than a good party is dressing up for one. On weekdays, she can usually be found at home eating something delicious for dinner and trying to force her husband to watch 90 Day Fiancé.