Fashion & Beauty

Craghoppers’ Thea Review: A Travel-Friendly Summer Tee Shirt

The cotton and linen jersey fabric is easy to wear and to pack.

A basic tee shirt is the staple of warm weather trips, and Craghoppers’ Thea is a no-brainer to pack. The cotton and linen jersey fabric wicks away moisture and is machine washable and quick-drying.

Craghoppers’ Thea Review

Price and Where to Buy the Craghoppers’ Thea: Available for $35 on Amazon and Craghoppers’ website.

How the Craghoppers’ Thea Rates:

  • Usefulness: 10/10. The Thea tee can work for a hike or with a skirt for a nice meal out, and packs well.
  • Value: 7/10. $35 is on the expensive side for a shirt, but this is well-made and will last.
  • Durability: 8/10. The cotton and linen blend will last for a long time
  • Cool Factor: 10/10. The Thea tee looks great and will keep you cool even in the hottest climate.

Final Verdict: Need a versatile tee shirt for trips? Craghoppers’ Thea tee shirt packs well and works overtime to keep you dry.

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By Caroline Morse Teel

Unfortunately for her bank account, Principal Editor Caroline Morse Teel is powerless to resist a good flight deal. Follow her on Instagram @TravelWithCaroline.

Caroline joined Boston-based SmarterTravel in 2011 after living in Ireland, London, and Manhattan. She's traveled to all seven continents, jumped out of planes, and bungeed off bridges in the pursuit of a good story. She loves exploring off-the-beaten path destinations, anything outdoorsy, and all things adventure.

Her stories have also appeared online at USA Today, Business Insider, Huffington Post, Yahoo,, TripAdvisor, Buzzfeed, Jetsetter, Oyster, Airfarewatchdog, and others.

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