Basic Tanks That Are Anything but Boring

Complete your wardrobe with these throw-on summer tops

Oh, the classic tank— a go to in your closet but the last thing you think to buy. Tank tops are the glue that hold an outfit together, the base of all your summer looks! Shopping for them doesn’t need to be boring, and neither do they. Below are five classic tanks tailored perfectly to fit your every summer-outing need.

Marte Tank – Jonathan Simkhai

It’s no surprise that cutouts are everywhere this year, given just how easily they elevate a classic cut. Here we see them on a stunning ribbed tank, this asymmetrical racerback in rich shade Mahogany. This simple standout is sure to be an eye-catcher.

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Valeria Tank Top – Rouje

This dainty tank from Rouje is more than just a fashion choice, it’s a sustainable one too. Made from organically produced cotton and shipped in recycled packaging, this piece is dreamy summer statement, featuring floral lined trim and barely-there straps. Paired expertly with blue denim and its matching cardigan, this casual look is here to stay.

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Riblet Tank – Sandy Liang

Next is this cropped tank with a standout center cutout. The rayon blend keeps it light and stretchy, an ideal choice for hot days and summer nights out. Aside from Lilac, you can find this flattering tank in three different neutral shades.

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Cotton Rib Tank – SKIMS

You’ve seen this one before— Here’s the Skims Cotton Rib Tank in Kyanite, a soft and dreamy tank in a classic scooped racerback cut. From sizes XXS to 4X, this number is a best seller for a reason. In an array of both seasonal and core shades, this basic is designed to fit at the natural waist for maximum comfort and, of course, flattery.

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Imogene Corset – Miaou

Okay, this one’s not so basic. This showstopping corset top from Miaou is a fully lined masterpiece, complete with structured boning and a stunning cowl neck. Aside from bright Olive, it comes in six other stunning patterns and shades; the perfect piece to add some luxury to any summer look.

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03 Elemental Singlet – Paris Georgia

This two-toned gem in lightweight knit is nothing if not a summer essential. The colors, the cutouts, the fit—even the fine straps that can be switched to a halter! This singlet comes in bright, mixed blues or classic Chocolate brown; either option a perfect pair for some simple denim, or as a base to spice up a loose, low-cut top.

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Baby Tanks – Réalisation Par

Bringing things back to casual with this set of two baby tanks in the color combination of your choice. Made from stretchy, ribbed cotton, this fitted tank is ready to lounge with you or hit the city— a classic and versatile must-have for this warm and sunny season.

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Ximeno Tank – The Line by K

The Line by K’s unique take on a halter top is a great way to spice up your summer wardrobe, complete with an asymmetrical, strappy back in a ribbed jersey fabric. Available in five neutral colors, this just isn’t one to miss.

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Carrie Knit Tank – Reformation

It doesn’t get any more classic than this. Reformation’s body-hugging Carrie Tank is a closet staple for all year round, a ribbed hip-length piece perfect as a standalone or base for layering. Its square neckline complements thin spaghetti strap sleeves and comes in 7 statement colors, from a bright Lipstick red to rich Sycamore green.

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