When you start taking interest in dressing up better or learn the rakishness of layering with sweaters and outer wears during the winter time, something unforeseen happens- summer arrives! But, do not worry this fall and be summer ready! Here’s your quick guide to some must-haves of men’s summer style.
Polo T-shirts : You are no stranger to the polo t-shirts, also known as a golf shirt or tennis shirt. Remember how your mother used to dress you in this t -shirt for as long as you have been fit to go out in public. You have spent your life seeing middle-aged guys wear these tucked into dress pants. And you have probably eschewed them as you have started caring about your personal style, assuming they are for prep school kids and old guys on the golf course. Suggested brands- Lacoste, Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry, and Boss.
Sunglasses : When you are heading out for brunch or going to work, your endurance needs to take a back seat. Sun glasses are your best friends and they do not make you look tired. Also, it protects you from harmful UV rays. Suggested brands- Ray Ban, Prada, Gucci, Maui Jim, Versace, and Persol.
Boat Shoes : Boat shoe is one of the most important pieces of footwear for summer style. Wear it casually with a t-shirt or dress it up with slim fit chinos and a button up shirt. They are perfectly acceptable footwear in most summer business casual settings, and definitely a go-to for any summer date or jaunt. Suggested brands- Sebago Docksides, US Polo, Ralph Lauren, Dockers.
Summer Scents : Deep, rich scents like wood, leather, and tobacco are best for fall and winter. Lighter, airy notes like orange, lemon, greens, vanilla, and honey are fresh and crisp but do not become overpowering when heat and sweat are added. Use more of sport fragrances. Suggested brands- Tom Ford, Dolce & Gabbana, Hermes, Missoni, Atelier Cologne, and Jo Malone London.
Shorts : If you are only going to buy one item on this list, it should be the shorts. So many guys are still stuck wearing baggy, long cargo shorts but try a fitted one this season. It is the single biggest thing to rock their smart summer style. Suggested brands-Ralph Lauren, Twill Drawstring, Everlane, P.E. Nation, Rag & Bone, J.Crew, Tommy.