Your problem with logo T-shirts probably stems from the fact that people are aaalways wearing the same three iterations over and over and over again. There's that Gucci version that's literally everywhere, that bloom-dotted one from Dolce & Gabbana, that tiny-fonted Saint Laurent... Been there, done that! If you have some bucks to blow on a luxury tee of your own, make sure you select from our fun curation of unique, off-kilter picks nobody in your circle likely owns yet.
1. Loewe Portrait Print T-shirt, P21,900, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing
If you love yourself a good museum show piece, this elegant number is for you. It's pretty much like wearing art! Loewe's crew necked tee is far from basic—it's emblazoned with the brand's signature as well as a regal monochromatic portrait of a former queen, so you can feel every inch like royalty. Comfort and style in equal measure.
2. Gucci x Disney Mickey Mouse T-shirt, $650 (approximately P33,199), Shangri-La Plaza East Wing
The Italian fashion house's vintage logo is paired with the playful image of Mickey Mouse in this pink cotton jersey T-shirt, designed with a slouchy, oversized fit. In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Disney’s legendary characters appear throughout Gucci’s ready-to-wear and accessories line for the Cruise 2020 collection, displayed as colorful prints, embroidered patches, or jacquard motifs, so you ought to shop through the rest of this ultra nostalgic collab, too.
3. Dior x Daniel Arsham Newspaper Print T-shirt, $1000 (approximately P51,060), The Shoppes at Solaire
Extra, extra, read all about it! New York-based contemporary artist Daniel Arsham's all-over newspaper print is an artistic homage to the Dior heritage. Printed on the interior and on the reverse side of this cotton jersey T-shirt rendering it visible on the outside, it's a cool technique that creates a statement, time-worn finish. You'll actually find this in the men's section, but who says it's boys-only? Certainly not us.
4. Alexander Wang Knotted Cutout T-shirt, $477 (approximately P24,322), Homme et Femme, Shangri-la Plaza
Alexander Wang's Spring 2020 collection pays homage to key designers in American fashion, including Calvin Klein, whose influence is easy to see in this T-shirt. Call it a melding of two iconic aesthetics. It's made from cotton-jersey in a chill, deconstructed silhouette and has a knot at the shoulder that creates cutouts at the back and front. For a bit of chic contrast, tuck yours into a crisp, tailored pencil skirt.
5. Balenciaga x World Food Programme T-shirt, $402 (approximately P20,512), Greenbelt 5
We love a noble cause! Balenciaga continues to support the World Food Programme's mission to end hunger by 2030 with a new line of clothing and accessories—the house is doubling it efforts to help raise funds and awareness. From the range, this T-shirt is made from cotton-jersey in a searing, punchy neon pink hue, which makes the white WFP sign really stand out.
6. Louis Vuitton Midnight T-shirt, $605 (approximately P30,843), Greenbelt 4
The epitome of casual chic, this T-shirt gives pride of place to the season’s LV Midnight design. The motif brings together printing, velvety flocked lettering, and a laminated LV Circle logo in a tribute to Art Deco style. Contrasting ribbing at the collar adds a sporty feel.
7. Vetements Appliqued T-shirt, $171 (approximately P8725), Univers, One Rockwell
Craving a zingy pop of that lime Skittles goodness? Vetements' vibrant green T-shirt is printed with the label's lowercase logo in contrasting blue lettering. Cut for a loose fit, it has a shipping-inspired tag at the back. Wear yours with baggy flared jeans and chunky platform velcro sandals to sing that grunge-y '90s tune to perfection.
8. Moschino Printed T-shirt, $168 (approximately P8567), moschino.com
Moschino's zany, playful Fall '19 runway referenced retro game shows from the '80s and '90s, which is why this T-shirt is printed with a slot machine at the front. Count on Jeremy Scott to give you a good time! It's cut for a relaxed fit from cotton-jersey and has dropped shoulders to really accentuate the loose shape. Team yours with cargo pants...and skyscraping silver mirrored pumps for an unexpectedly glam touch.
9. Saint Laurent Printed T-shirt, $355 (approximately P18,098), Shangri-La Plaza East Wing
'Cause you're a star, honey. Saint Laurent's tee is printed with a faded black and white crest, channeling the house's inherent rock 'n' roll DNA. It's been made Italy from cotton-jersey for a relaxed fit. Wear yours with stompin' biker boots and Princess Diana's favored off-duty bike shorts.