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Best Highstreet Tanks

Hey Guys!

Sorry that this is going up so late in the day. I sprained my wrist over the weekend and using the laptop currently hurts. A lot. This is also the reason for the lack of photos. I will add them as soon as i can. But, anyway, Its time for another Best Highstreet post. Today it is the turn of Tank tops. Today I am talking about thick strapped, vest style tanks not spaghetti strap ones (they will get their own post next month). So here we go

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4) New Look

As you all probably know by now I love new look. And I personally their tank tops. They do loads of different style tanks, my personal favourite from here are their lose fit ones. They do several different styles of these. But I personally find that these ones are brilliant for wearing under kimonos etc. They are brilliant. They hang beautifully and don’t cling at all. They are brilliant. They range from around £5 to about £15, depending on the material and style. But they are well worth the money.


3) Dorothy Perkins

I find that they are brilliant for tight fitting, ribbed tanks. You know the t-shirt style, no stretch ones. I personally love this style tank for wearing underneath jumpers when I don’t want them hanging out the bottom. They are under £5 from here and personally I always make sure that I have a couple in my wardrobe. I have tried this style tank from a few different places, and Dorothy Perkins really is the best place for them. I find that from other places the hem tends to unravel and the actual top tends to stretch. They don’t from here. They are really good. I personally find that they are something that you should always have. You never know when you are going to need it.


2) H and M

This one is a very close contest. I love H and M tank tops. They are my favourite type of tank, the long stretch ones. I personally live in this style tank. Whenever I wear a jumper or a hoddie or even some shirts, I always have a tank on underneath. I love the way jumpers look with a little bit of a white tank poking out from underneath. And stretch tanks are the perfect ones for this. I personally think H and M tanks are brilliant. They are super stretchy and fitted and unlike some, they don’t grow. I generally find that quiet a lot of stretch tank tops grow as you where them, but the ones from H and M don’t. They are around £4 and come in Small, Medium, Large etc. I love them. They come in several colours and are amazing. The only thing I don’t like about them is the material. It isn’t particularly thick or sturdy. But still, they are very good.

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It really is a close call between the tanks from here and the ones from H and M. Primark win due to their price. They are only £2.50 each. Again they are stretch ones and brilliant. They are elasticised, t-shirt material and come in about 30 different colours. I love them. They do grow a little when you where them, but not massively. My only real issue with the Primark’s ones is that they don’t tend to stay very white. I personally live in white tanks so this is quiet annoying for me. but, considering their low price, I tend to just pick up a few every couple of months and throw out my old ones, that will have gone grey by that point. I love them.

So that’s it. Do you have a different favourite? I really hope that you are enjoying this series, I know that I am really enjoying writing them. I will see you all again very soon.


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