The best t-shirts for skiers and snowboarders

Cat Weakley
Our pick of ski themed t-shirts for in the bar come après time, spring on the slopes or summer style - Adrian Myers

So many t-shirts, so little time. So choose après - or spring/summer - wear with more than a little on-slope flair. Here are eight top designs to add to your wish-list.

Best for out and out skiers

Planks Skier, £25

There’s no mistaking allegiance in this bold number – and if the words don’t do it the double underline should do the trick.

Planks t-shirt

100 per cent cotton // Relaxed straight cut // Durably heavyweight // Planks logo on rear hem
planksclothing.com

Best for dedicated adventurers

Arc’teryx Playground, £35

If your heart is in the mountains, wear the mountains over your heart.

acrteryx

92 per cent lightweight organic cotton gives next-to-skin comfort // 8 per cent elastane adds stretchiness and durability // Regular not too loose, not too tight fit // Pre-washed to extra softness // Arc’teryx logo on the back
arcteryx.com

Best for action men

O’Neill Framed Hybrid, £28

Thanks to its technical fabric and easy-to-wear stretchabilty, this statement of serious action fits the bill for all kinds of mountain mayhem, and looks good out on the town too.

oneill

Made from O’Neill Hyperdry, a moisture-wicking mix of 85 per cent polyester and 15 per cent elastane // Also incorporates UV sun protection // Soft feel // Comfortably flat seams // Extra comfy seamless areas under the arms // Slim fit
oneill.com

Best for staying cool when hiking hot

Icebreaker Tech Lite Tank, £55

Not only does this flattering vest look good for any summer occasion, technical knowhow makes it just the ticket when striding out.

icebreaker

Made from 87 per cent naturally moisture-wicking and soft merino wool wrapped around 13 per cent nylon for added durability // Very lightweight jersey knit that feels soft next to skin // Side seams are set forward to minimise rubbing // Regular not too snug not too baggy fit // Coronet Peak screen print by nature artist Bill Carden-Horton
icebreaker.com

Best for attracting second looks

Protest Remote, £23

To those not in the know, those are just tiny coloured symbols; to the initiated they’re the trees around which you love to weave come winter snows.

protest

// Soft jersey knit // 60 per cent cotton with 40 per cent polyester for extra durability and stretch // Slim fit // Protest logo on back   
protest.eu

Best for eco warriors

Picture D&S Ice, £29

Put your best polar-bear foot forward for the planet thanks to the committed climate-change champions at Picture.

picture

Made from 100 per cent organic cotton // Water-based print and dyes made without environmentally harmful substances // Picture compares its eco-friendly manufacturing to traditional methods and translates the emissions saved into car-journey kilometres – 180,000km is saved for the whole t-shirt collection // Picture logo on rear shoulder
picture-organic-clothing.com

Best for eternal optimists

Salomon Cotton Jungle, £27

Nothing says commitment to finding first tracks anywhere, anyhow than walking through a jungle with skis on your back.

salomon

Soft and lightweight 100 per cent cotton // Tailored but not too tight fit
salomon.com

Best for party girls

T-lab Après Ever After, £32

Show commitment to celebrating a good day on the mountain by dancing on tables with ski boots on, even when taking the summer off.

t lab

Made from 100 per cent organic cotton // Soft jersey knit gives it a luxurious, comfy feel // Flattering but easy-to-wear not too tight fit
t-lab.eu