Stock Up On End of Summer Basics at Gap Factory

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You all know by now that shorts and t-shirts are pretty much my summer uniform, and I don’t mind spending a bit more since I wear them so much. But I’ve had some requests for more budget-friendly versions, so I ordered a bunch of summer basics from Gap Factory to try, where almost everything is 40-70% off plus an extra 10% off your purchase through July 28th!

A white t-shirt is a workhorse in my summer wardrobe, so I like to have a few. This ForeverSoft V-Neck T-Shirt is made of a soft slub jersey knit, and it has a relaxed fit.

ForeverSoft V-Neck T-Shirt (S) // Destructed Cheeky Midi Denim Shorts (28) // Print Flip Flops (8) // Baseball Hat

This is a good one for those who want some arm coverage, and I like the way they trimmed out the v-neck. It makes it look a little more polished.

This tee comes in a myriad of of bold and pastel colors, and I also ordered the purple rose verbena. Isn’t this such a gorgeous color? I love how it contrasts with the blue jeans. It runs true to size, or you could size down for a closer fit.

Denim shorts are another summer wardrobe staple I live in, and these Destructed Cheeky Midi Denim Shorts are right on trend. They have a high rise and a 6″ inseam and a versatile medium indigo wash with some light fading and whiskering.

I like how they have some destructed details without looking like I’m trying to wear my daughter’s jean shorts.

These shorts are true to size, or size up if in between. I ordered the 28 and the 29, and I intended to keep the 29, but when I got to our photo shoot, I had brought the 28. Ooops! They fit fine, but they’re a bit snug in the waist.

ForeverSoft V-Neck T-Shirt (S) // Destructed Cheeky Midi Denim Shorts (28) // Print Flip Flops (8)

If you like a more fitted tee, I recommend trying the Favorite Crewneck T-Shirt. It’s made of a modal blend, so it’s soft and stretchy and very comfortable, and I prefer the sleeves on this one because they’re a bit shorter and cut closer to the arms.

This tee definitely runs smaller than the ForeverSoft V-Neck. I have the small, but I could use a medium.

Favorite Crewneck T-Shirt (S) // Destructed Cheeky Midi Denim Shorts (28) // Print Flip Flops (8) // Baseball Hat

I also threw this simple baseball hat into my cart. I like how it gives this classic, casual look a sporty vibe.

And these flip flops found their way into my cart as well. I love the tone on tone leopard print, and they’re perfect for wearing outside by the pool.

I also grabbed this Ribbed High Neck Tank in two colors. Fortunately, I had the forethought to order both the small and medium because I need the medium.

This peppercorn color is really pretty, and I also got the pink city. I like how it’s cut around the arms, not too low, but it would look better with a racerback bra.

I used to shop Gap Factory at our local outlet mall all the time, but I rarely get over there anymore, so I’m glad to see they’re online. They have a great balance of quality and value, and a large selection of wardrobe staples for the whole family.

Ribbed High Neck Tank (M) // Destructed Cheeky Midi Denim Shorts (28) // Print Flip Flops (8)

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12 thoughts on “Stock Up On End of Summer Basics at Gap Factory

  1. I bought a couple 4 inch shorts at The Gap a few weeks ago that the Motherchic was promoting, and I like them a lot. One was a vanilla color which was nice as a change to bright white. Are you saying the size Small tank is too small for you? It looks good to my eye. A Medium might make the arm hole bigger than you want it. I really like the ribbing and style of the tank and the color on you looks prettier than on the Gap model.

  2. Is the peppercorn tank more purple tone like shows on you or more brown tone like on the site? You mentioned it would look better with a racer bra? Did you tuck in your bra straps or does it work regular bra friendly? I’d like to order this. Love this post. I have purchased a few things from here and have been happy with the quality for the price. Sounds like you all are having a great vacation.

  3. PS. The pictures of you by the way are so pretty. You’ve been taking such great pictures lately with nice backgrounds.

  4. I have a pair of Gap denim shorts from last year that are almost identical to these, but they are a little more destructed. I normally am not a fan of a lot of destruction, but these have been my favorite shorts. They are so soft and comfy, it’s hard to explain. I always size up one with shorts, so maybe that’s why they feel so good! I ended up ordering the tank top, 2 tees, and a henley tee. I love their v-necks—they are comfy too. Too bad you have to leave tomorrow. It has looked so relaxing and enjoyable!

  5. Great options to keep us cool this summer! It always amazes me how things just end up in my online shopping cart 😂. I hope y’all have a great day and safe travels tomorrow.

  6. I just bought the v-neck and crewneck tees in white. My white tees are on their last leg. If only the armpits didn’t yellow. 🙁

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