When it comes to style, the phrase ‘summer’s coming’ often makes us gents far more apprehensive than the threat of winter. So before you panic-buy a pair of Bermuda shorts, overheat on your commute or try (and fail) to start a barbecue, read these latest style tips on how to upgrade every aspect of your summer.
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The Bomber’s Back // We probably don’t have to tell you how essential a bomber jacket is for summer, but you do need to know why this season is the most exciting yet for this style. The key development? Prints.
Daring with Denim // This summer, it’s not just about pulling on lighter weight jeans, but revealing in denim’s recent turn to the extravagant.
Return of the Mac // A characterful summer mac like this one by Comme des Garçons is a trusty wardrobe staple wherever you call home. Lightweight but ready for those unexpected downpours, the transparent back panel gives a fresh twist on summer layering.
Suited for summer // Whether it’s for day-to-day or a special event, wearing a suit can get trickier as the mercury rises – no one wants to feel constrained or over-formal when the sun’s finally out to play.
A Shorts Muse // This season designers are proving us wrong with statement styles that play with proportion, prints and unexpected finishes.
Off the cuff // The short-sleeved shirt often gets a bad rep, but it’s time to reclaim this handy warm-weather staple from the dodgy door-to-door salesmen. This year, the short-sleeved shirt has really come into its own with a flurry of amazing prints and bold strokes of color.