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"I'm obsessed with Edith A. Miller striped tees. They're super soft, really flattering and they have a slightly retro feel that I love." - Jayna Maleri, senior fashion writer
"I like striped shirts from Chance, and from Edith A. Miller! The camo style is my ultimate favorite!" - Laurel Pantin, market editor
"In terms of price per wear, nothing beats Comme des Garçons PLAY's kooky heart-embroidered version of the classic Breton striped shirt. Yes, it's spendy for what it is—which is why I delayed buying one for myself for so long (eventually my super-cool sister Kayla gave me one for my birthday—thanks, Kayla!). I wear mine as a layering piece under dresses, tucked into my favorite high-waisted skirts—every which way, really. And everyone from my Starbucks barista to people on the street have asked me where I found it. The only problem? Now, I'm jonesing for a coordinating PLAY cardigan…" - Elana Fishman, senior digital editor
"Comme des Garçons PLAY! They're cut in a perfectly slim but boxy shape, and are sold at J.Crew." - Julia Kalachnikoff, accessories director
"Whenever I feel like adding a fresh striped T-shirt to my wardrobe without committing to a pricey Comme des Garçons PLAY piece (I love those so much, but really can't afford more than one in my life), Madewell's my go-to place. The options there have this slouchy tomboy-ness that I love, and tend to run in the reasonable $40 to $60 range—often even less, since the company is constantly running promotions. And since Madewell's striped tees don't dent my shopping budget too much (except maybe if I buy five at a time), I don't feel guilty about wearing them to shreds. In fact, some of them look even cooler that way!" - Alison Syrett Cleary, digital writer
"Saint James makes the quintessential French-girl striped tee: blue and white, boatneck with side slits and slightly cropped sleeves. And it magically fits everyone perfectly." - Jenna Gottlieb, senior fashion writer
"I first stumbled upon Saint James' unisex nautical tee in my mom's closet when I was probably eight or nine—it was worn-in and red and possibly the coolest shirt I had ever seen (mostly because it was my mom's and her style rocks). It turns out she first started wearing them when she used to go sailing in college, and now I'm just as hooked on them as she is and always has been. Ever the stubborn creature of habit, I'm a big fan of the red stripes!" - Maura Brannigan, digital fashion news writer
"I love Zara's striped tees. Every time I wear one, people ask me where it is from! I love everything about them: the weight of the cotton, the length of the sleeves (they hit a little above the wrist), the price—they're just the best! I always buy a few at a time so my bases are always covered!" - Lisa Goldstien, fashion market assistant
"Splendid has great striped tees at affordable prices!" - Noelle Sciacca, associate fashion market editor