Where to Find the 9 Best T-Shirts in the Hamptons
These aren’t your average tees
The T-shirt is the most humble of wardrobe items--and the quest to find the perfect one is never-ending. To aid in your search, we’ve rounded up the best tees available on the East End now. Whether you’re looking for a basic white style or a statement maker, here are nine shirts worthy of a spot in your closet.
Best Commemorative: Float Tee at Haven Montauk’s RM 09
While perusing the curated selection of indie finds, check out the shop's namesake collection, which includes this nod to Hamptonites’ affinity for beach toys ($35).
Best Inspirational Phrase: Stacey G + Milly at Milly
In an ode to her love of SoulCycle, Milly designer Michelle Smithteamed up with her favorite instructor to launch a limited-edition line of inspirational T-shirts ($90).
54 Main St., East Hampton; 631-604-6544 or milly.com
Best Funny Phrase: Private Party at Poolside Collective
From “Netflix, Nachos & Naps” to “Champagne Campaign,” these statement tees are hard to beat ($52).
Best Souvenir: Local Spot Tees at Local Knit
Let the East End know you’re a true Hamptonite by sporting one of the many authentic tees from Local Knit. They’ve got tops inspired byeverything from Cyril’s Fish House to Nick & Toni’s to Sag Harbor Cinema ($26).
Best Graphic: Ben Watts x The Surf Lodge at The Surf Lodge
Photographer (and brother to Naomi) Ben Watts’s collaboration with theSurf Lodge is still going strong. While the store is already sold out of most items, you can still grab one of these tees ($50) and reminisce about all the fun you had at the Shark Attack Sounds party.
Best All-Purpose: Good Hyouman The Craig Tee at Bandier
For a slightly oversized but still flattering tee, check out the inspirational ones from Tracy Anderson fave Good Hyouman, which you could wear to class or out for a casual day of shopping ($38).