Ask Tug: Is wearing an undershirt still acceptable?

Here’s another question from an Uncrate.com user who was wondering if it was still acceptable to wear undershirts. I generally wear undershirts at all times. Is that still acceptable? Also, what is the best undershirt (tee, not tank)? Here’s my response: Mike, Without a doubt, it’s completely ok to wear an undershirt. There’s no hard … Read more

Ask Tug: No Mans Land at Chest Size 41 – What Size Undershirt Do You Choose?

Not sure if you have this problem, but I find it a little difficult to find the right sized undershirt. There’s such a wide variety of undershirts to choose from nowadays and while manufacturers are generally cutting their shirts to standard and predictable sizes, the new fabric blends that are being used combined with the … Read more

Reader Undershirt Recommendation: 2xist Evolve Tank Top A-Shirts

If you’re a regular reader, you’ll know that I’m not a frequent wearer of tank top undershirts (aka: wife beater, a-shirt, singlet, vest).  The reason I wear undershirts, for the most part, is to avoid getting underarm stains on my “good” outerwear shirts. I also find myself preferring fitted undershirts over regular box-cut loose undershirts … Read more

Who Made Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine Tank Top Undershirt?

I guess Hugh’s da man when it comes to wearing undershirts in movies. So, who made the iconic Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine tank top in the X-Men Origins sequel? Tug on Male Movie Fashion: Flyboys & Australia If you remember, back in November a reader wrote in wondering what undershirt the actors were wearing in the … Read more

A lot of men like wearing wife beater undershirts daily, and one reader explains why.

Reader Contribution: Why I Wear A Wife-Beater (Undershirt)

Got this email from a new reader a couple of days ago with great ideas for my site. I hope to incorporate some of them in the coming months. To illustrate one of his ideas, he included an article about his fondness of “wife beater” tank top undershirts: Hi Tug, I came across your blog, … Read more

How & Why To Wear An Undershirt. What About Style?

A while back, I ran across this blog post on Why You Should Wear an Undershirt at all times, written by blogger Marvin Jones Jr. Well, I decided to check in on the post today and I discovered a recent comment from reader Al, who provided his thoughts on why undershirts are actually stylish to … Read more

Blog Article – Posts of Vital Importance: Undershirts

Ran across this post on blog “Blowing Shit up with Gas” from blogger Patrick where he highlights some benefits of wearing undershirts. He also takes an interesting position on tank tops. 11/16/08 Update: Also check out this “Wearing an Undershirt – What about Style?” blog post for more information about wearing undershirts. Now read on! … Read more

The Wifebeater Undershirt: Would the world be better off without it?

Here’s an absolutely brilliantly written post about the ubiquitous “wife beater” undershirt. I have to stand up and applaud the author Fortyfied for her detailed analysis and unique take on this extremely popular article of under clothing. Article Favorites Parts Here are some of my favorite parts of her article: Using a wifebeater as something … Read more