I first fell in love with football style t-shirts almost a decade ago. At the time, they were painfully hard to find, a shopping trouble that resulted in me beaugarding an ancient sorority jersey unearthed in the recesses of my mother's closet. It was way too big and boxy (with a not-so-chic high neckline) but it was satisfying enough.
Until, that is, street style shots of cool girls wearing striped-sleeve tees started appearing. I was off and running again, looking for the perfect laid-back top to pair with skinny jeans, flared minis, and silky trousers. It's still more challenging to find than most items on a shopping list — smart tactics include resorting to browsing the men's department. Because we know there must be more of you out there equally as obsessed with these chic snaps of Karolina Kurkova and Dree Hemingway, click on! We've got you, girl.