Is it still Gen Con … in your heart? Wear it on your sleeve with Vardagen’s “Critical Miss” tee, inspired by the gaming convention that just took over our fair city. $28. Vardagen, 8684 E. 116th St., Fishers
So often, the lessons from kindergarten remain the most important. This cotton “Play Nice” tee from Mother Denim, one of our favorite jeans brands, is sold exclusively at 8Fifteen. $95. 8Fifteen, 815 E. 65th St., 317-253-1234
No matter how many concerts you’ve spread out blankets for on the lawn over the years, that certain outdoor amphitheater in Noblesville will always be Deer Creek to you. Say it loud and proud with this Hayes & Taylor tee. $22. Hayes & Taylor, 920 Broad Ripple Ave.
Dressed-up street style or dressed-down take on the pocket square? You decide. These locally created Polymath tees are just a touch vintage—the pockets are trimmed with colorful pieces of actual retro fabric. They come in black, gray, navy, white, red, and orange, in sizes S–XL. $34. Polymath Modern Vintage, Midland Market (second floor), 907 E. Michigan St.
Sometimes you just need a great tee—no gimmicks, no fuss. This Dottie Couture buttery soft version with a high-low hem fills the bill in gray, black, and white. $28. Dottie Couture, several locations