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VERY HIGH QUALITY plain t-shirts????

I'd like to have several grey t-shirts I can wear solo or under jumper/pull-overs. My grey Hanes t-shirts just don't cut it if I want to wear it solo and kinda' look crappy. I would like to get slimmer fitting if possible, but not damn hipster slim you know???

What say you newbs??? I know there are high quality t-shirts snobs out there. Show yourselves damn it.
 

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Hi Jet,
Gap has nice V Neck t-shirts....I can wear with my slacks and pretend to appear to be somewhat dressed up...I got at least 8 of them....under a Blazer, rocks!!
 

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I would like to get slimmer fitting if possible, but not damn hipster slim you know???
No, I don't know. Where exactly is the line between "slimmer" and "damn hipster slim"? I do know that if you're that fussy about precise fit, it means either getting lucky after trying on lots of things at lots of stores, or getting to a good tailor and getting things altered to fit exactly right (unless you can do it yourself).
 

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I just get some Gildan UltraCotton t-shirts off various suppliers on Amazon.

Available in like 60 colors, is heavyweight cotton, is cheap. :)

Also don't stink to high heaven after one workout, like the plastic/'high-tech material' t-shirts do.
 

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I use black slim-fit hanes undershirts. The size medium fit is pretty good on my frame: 6'1", 175-180#s. They're pretty soft and feel nice. I mainly wear them at the office, but once in a blue moon I'll wear them to the grocery/hardware store if I'm feeling lazy.

The material used is thin (they are undershirts), but I would call it a good thin: they are thick enough that they can be worn on their own and not look like you're trying to make a fashion statement, and they aren't so thin that they aren't sheer.

From what I've used from the big box stores in a "regular" fit: Quality of the material feels better. Fit is subjectively better. Build quality is a little worse, oddly enough, as some of the shirts' hems are falling apart.

Verdict: I will likely be buying more once my current shirts wear out. I've had 12 in my rotation for a little over 2 years now.
 

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VERY HIGH QUALITY plain t-shirts????

I'd like to have several grey t-shirts I can wear solo or under jumper/pull-overs. My grey Hanes t-shirts just don't cut it if I want to wear it solo and kinda' look crappy. I would like to get slimmer fitting if possible, but not damn hipster slim you know???

What say you newbs??? I know there are high quality t-shirts snobs out there. Show yourselves damn it.

Must these t-shirts be cotton (or cotton-ish?) Because I've found that the darker-color wool (and wool-ish) t-shirts by Icebreaker and Smartwool are nice-looking, and come in slimmer cuts.

They're also more expensive than ordinary t-shirts, which just adds to the snob appeal.

Most of the major fashion designers (e.g., Armani, Boss, even Kanye West now) offer expensive t-shirts in the cut you desire.
 
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