In fashion, when we talk about hype, it usually has to do with a sneaker drop, anything Rihanna touches, a highly anticipated designer collab—rarely does a relatively plain, season-less item of clothing get that type of attention. But one wardrobe essential recently defied the odds, gaining a devoted fan base (and 1,500 four- and five-star reviews).
The British brand Heist is best known for making Meghan Markle’s (alleged) favorite stockings. But outside of tights, it also sells socks, shapewear, and one very well-received bodysuit. Called The Outer Body the super-simple design comes in six different colors, and is available in sizes XS through XL (roughly from a 2 to a 20). Given the fanfare it was receiving online, four Glamour editors decided to put the $138 bodysuit to the test and ask: Is it really as good as everyone says it is?
Read on for our reviews—and to see how you can style the bodysuit four different ways for fall.