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Too long have I been putting up with yellow stains under the arm pits, or sheer shirts. Wife got me some beefy JC Penney / Stafford brand. I thought they would be too heavy but no, they are not. A bit pricier than than the Hanes/Fruit of the Loom brands at Walmart about $21 for 4 when you get them on sale at Penney's versus about $14 for 6 of the Hanes.

I even tried the 60% cotton / 40% polyester shirts that are 'cooler" Again, Hanes is so sheer. However, I got some from a brand called Arizona at JC Penney and they seem better somehow. Got them in grey to wear under white shirts as they show less under a white cotton dress shirt than a white tshirt.

I prefer v neck over a crew.
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I got some JCPenney T-shirts which are a little bit heavier than the stuff you get at Walmart or target, such as Fruit of the Loom or Hanes. Let me tell you these are some great T-shirts. Little bit pricier than the Walmart stuff but well worth it. Also get some 60% cotton/40% polyester gray T-shirts from a brand called Arizona at JCPenney and I like those too
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jc penney is best kept secret evahhhh. Ive been buying their st johns (?) brand for years....excellent experience

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I wear white heavy cotton Gildan t-shirts and like them a lot. They last a long time, and they seem not to stain easily.
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I wear different brands of "sweat block" style t-shirts. They have padding under the armpits and work like a charm. The heather gray / off white colors do not show through dress shirts. These types of shirts have been a game changer for me. The only drawback is the price... they're not exactly inexpensive.
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I no longer need the white t-shirts, so when I recently lost weight I had to donate my white XL shirts to others, and have ended up with the right size of assorted colors from Hanes and Gildan, and I'm enjoying both brands.
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fallingwickets wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:06 am jc penney is best kept secret evahhhh. Ive been buying their st johns (?) brand for years....excellent experience

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Yeah, after a few months, I like these. They are heavier than the other brand i got in light and dark grey, beefier so to speak. But they trap no more heat in summer than the cotton/poly ones. Holding up well, yes.
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My only criteria for T-shirts is "No product endorsements".
Unless it's about a band I like, or activity I participate in.
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Regarding the Gildan shirts the colors I like, but the short sleeves are much too short and the tags at the back of neck are annoytng. Next time I'll probably pay a lot more for the upgrades.
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fallingwickets wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:06 am jc penney is best kept secret evahhhh. clive
Back in the day, Penney was considered mainline and respectable. Nowadays, many consider it old-fashioned and passe, and would rather patronize trendy retailers that play loud rap or hardrock music in their stores. Our 47-year old daughter recently bought a product from JCP and was amazed!! I thought it was humorous that she "discovered" JCP, which started in 1902. Of course, JCP was solid all along. Its competitor, Sears, is gone.
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Gildan is a good brand. The hoodies I offer as part of my merchandise are Gildan.

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V neck is what I wear. Been thinking of a few tank style or muscle t as some call them. Concerned about getting deodorant on polo shirts or dress shirts. Comments?
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