The Only 5 T-Shirts Worth Buying, According to a Stylist

When she’s not working with big names like Lupita Nyong’o, Jennifer Hudson, and Hilary Swank, celebrity stylist Micaela Erlanger also divulges her fashion expertise in our Ask a Stylist column. From the best places to source vintage to the secret to finding your most flattering jeans, come back each week for a professional’s perspective.

T-shirts are without a doubt one of the most important wardrobe staples every woman should own. They’re one of the most simple fashion items out there, but the hunt to find the perfect everyday T-shirt isn’t always so simple. Plus, with the New Year right around the corner and restocking basics always at the top of my to-do list, it’s the perfect time to share my go-to brands that never let me or my clients down. Ready to ease into your next tee-shopping binge?

Keep reading to shop T-shirts from the top five brands.


Aside from amazing denim, Frame also designs quality T-shirts. 

I stock up on these white tees. 


Everlane is great for affordable and comfortable options. 

A casual T-shirt is a must to go with your jeans.


You can't go wrong with any basics from Vince. 

This is the perfect slightly slouchy option. 

James Perse

Style this with jeans or sleek leather leggings. 


From T-shirts to turtlenecks, J.Crew is known for its amazing linen.

Complete the look 

Snag this cozy coat before snow season begins. 

Perfect for lounging on the couch or running errands on the weekend. 

Black sneakers are always a sleek option. 

Submit a style question for Erlanger in the box below, and check back next Sunday to see if she answers yours!

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