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Wanted: Slim fit basic vest top that washes well!

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Tatlerer Sat 29-Apr-17 22:12:09

No bells or whistles, just a good, slim-fitting vest top (potentially ribbed) with a V or scoop neck, standard back and straps that will cover my bra. Normal length (I.e. Not cropped but not so long that it covers my bum). That washes well. Where do you get yours from?

TisapityshesaGeordie Sat 29-Apr-17 22:14:48

Got a couple like that from Sainsburys this week that fit that brief. I don't know how they wash as I haven't yet but they were only £3 each so easily replaced if not.

ladyratterley Sat 29-Apr-17 22:16:36

M&S. I find others leave my bra showing. I have a few of these in black, plus one in cream and one white one.

www.marksandspencer.com/cotton-rich-built-up-shoulder-vest-with-new-and-improved-fabric/p/p22414072?prevPage=srp

ladyratterley Sat 29-Apr-17 22:19:10

www.marksandspencer.com/pure-cotton-scoop-neck-sleeveless-vest-top/p/p22496865?image=SD_01_T41_1019A_Z0_X_EC_90&color=WHITE&prevPage=srp
Or they might be these actually! Hopefully one of those will fit the bill anyway. I've got black ones from there I reckon I've had about seven years and are still good.

namechangeiseverything Sat 29-Apr-17 22:21:29

Sainsbury's vest tops wash better than any others I've had.

carrotcakecupcake Sat 29-Apr-17 22:22:20

I bought a few from Joules a couple of years ago that are still going strong - I think the style is called Bo. Nice shape, washes well and covers bra straps.

BikeRunSki Sat 29-Apr-17 22:22:44

Bam superb quality

SimplyPut Sat 29-Apr-17 22:24:23

Dorothy Perkins, my navy one is 3yrs old and going strong.

domesticslattern Sat 29-Apr-17 22:26:36

I like Bam too, but found the dark colours faded very badly. I would buy white vests from them again though.

originalbiglymavis Sat 29-Apr-17 22:31:08

Muji - I've got ones years old. Other brands make them too long but these are great as they come to my waist (I'm 5"7).

NancyWake Sat 29-Apr-17 22:48:46

I got one in Asda for about 2p. Still going strong.

Betterdaysahead Sat 29-Apr-17 23:11:19

I have some vest tops from Gap that have been washed and worn numerous times and are still really soft and in perfect condition. They sit on my hip which is perfect for me.

kat088 Sat 29-Apr-17 23:29:55

This is my favourite vest top ever. lanabambini.co.uk/store/women-sleeveless-vest-in-merino-wool-silk.html

CaulkheadNorth Sat 29-Apr-17 23:33:21

M and S or Gap.

I have some from H and M which are beginning to lose their shape but I've had them for about 4 years so maybe that's okay?

ChishandFips33 Sun 30-Apr-17 02:08:21

Matalan

AWaspOnAWindowInAHeatwave Sun 30-Apr-17 07:58:54

I got a really good one from Tesco about 5 years back.

Note3 Sun 30-Apr-17 08:02:30

Sainsburys ones are good length and wash well. Tesco too.

Asda I found short in body but they may have improved in the few years since i got mine

Everyonelovessparkles Sun 30-Apr-17 08:07:08

Uniqlo. I've got a red one I've had for years and it still looks like new.

Fluffycloudland77 Sun 30-Apr-17 08:10:21

Boden.

Chaby Sun 30-Apr-17 08:32:09

The M&S ones from the lingerie department are very good

Tatlerer Sun 30-Apr-17 21:29:42

Thanks all! I've ordered a couple from M&S (the lingerie section)- will feed back!

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