11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer

Make a statement with these eye-catching t-shirts from U.K.-based designers.

Spring has almost sprung, and it’s time to start thinking about the staple tees you’ll be flaunting as the weather heats up. If you’re looking for something stylish but a little tongue-in-cheek, U.K. T-shirt brands are the place to go. Whether they’re ripping off major brands with punning bootlegs, making an overt political statement, or paying homage to an overlooked musical hero, these 11 British tees are ideal for those looking to make a statement this summer.

1. Put a twist on a classic with this Skepta-endorsed look from Sports Banger.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer   Sports Banger
2. Show Theresa May what you think of her “red, white, and blue Brexit” with this flattering tee from Bowlcut Garms.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Dead Ting tee   Bowlcut Garms
3. Or, show that you know how to party like the Chancellor of Germany.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Angela Murkled   OIBOY
4. Honor an incarcerated grime hero with this Pen & Pixel-style tee from Grime Tees.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Crazy Titch tee   Grime Tees
5….And a journalism hero, with this Stormzy-approved Louis Theroux tee from sister brand Homage Tees.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Louis Theroux tee   Homage Tees
6. Pay a fittingly outlandish tribute to Italo Disco with this Turbo Island T-shirt, created by Bristol-based illustrator Christopher Wright.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Italo Disco tee   Turbo Island
7. This T-shirt puts a spin on Palace streetwear in the name of an important cause (with proceeds to charity).
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Palestine T-shirt   Hypepeace
8. And this one from designer Christopher Shannon sticks a middle finger up to dodgy sportswear corporation Sports Direct.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Lovers Direct large print T-shirt   Christopher Shannon
9. Make a very important statement with this women’s tee from Binghi’s Boutique.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer Women Against Wastemen roll-sleeve T-shirt   Binghi's Boutique
10. Rep your local south London chicken shop with a uniform-style tee from Morley’s.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer The Bossman polo   Morley's London
11. Or rock this unique, multi-layered design from Virgil Abloh fave Ryan Hawaii.
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer #001 "Factory Dream" T-shirt   Ryan Hawaii
11 Fresh British Tees You Need To Own For Summer