Summer is well and truly upon us, which means it's high time to fill your wardrobe with all manner of warm weather staples – from swim shorts to sandals. Whether you're lucky enough to have a summer holiday booked or are planning on keeping it low key at home this year, you're going to want to have a slew of ensembles on hand to keep you looking and feeling cool all summer long. Not quite sure where to start? We've rounded up a selection of the best men's summer clothes, footwear and accessories that are guaranteed to see you through the rest of the season in style. Add to cart.
The Resort Co. is the perfect go-to for holiday-ready men's summer clothes that fuse ease-of-wear with elegance. Case in point: this versatile knitted polo shirt, which is handcrafted from soft knitted organic Italian pima cotton. Wear it with linen shorts and espadrilles for an effortlessly luxurious holiday look.
For printed swim shorts that will make just the right amount of a statement, you can't look past Ripa Ripa – in particular, the brand's Pantelleria swim shorts. Made in Italy from a soft, brushed fabric that's quick-drying and comfortable, they boast a distinctively Mediterranean aesthetic. A tying cord made from braided nautical rope offers the perfect finishing touch.
Unrecorded likes to keep things as simple as possible. That's the philosophy it has applied to this perfectly pared back bucket hat, which is ethically made from organic cotton and dyed and finished without the use ofheavy metals or allergenic disperse dyes. It's a summer holiday must-have, perfect for the beach or exploring new cities.
Every summer wardrobe needs a pair of lightweight linen trousers that can take you effortlessly from day to night. Which is exactly what this pair from Luca Faloni achieve. With a relaxed, slightly tapered fit and hidden drawstring, they're as comfortable as they are stylish. Roll them up for a stroll along the beach or keep them as is for an elegant alfresco dinner.
Channel poolside elegance in CDLP's Pool Shorts. Crafted from Ecovero, a premium viscose fibre derived from certified renewable wood sources, they boast a super smooth feel and airy lightness. Team them with CDLP's Pool Shirt and Pool Jacket.
Crafted in Portugal from organic cotton seersucker, this camp collar shirt from ISTO. is ultra breathable and lightweight, making it an ideal summer staple. Wear it with swim shorts and sandals during the day or under a smart blazer with tailored linen trousers and loafers for an effortless summer wedding look.
Stay on the seersucker bandwagon with these perfectly puckered shorts from Wax London. The classic blue and white stripes lends them a laidback nautical vibe that would complement a linen shirt and a pair of espadrilles. They'll ensure you look and feel cool during the sweltering summer months.
These retro-inspired sunglasses from London-based eyewear label Oscar Deen draw on a 1950s Americana aesthetic. With Mazzucchelli acetate frames and lightweight UV-protected plastic lenses, they're as sturdy as they are stylish. The perfect finishing touch to any holiday ensemble.
Boasting the same level of comfort but with a newfound sense of elegance, slides have replaced flip flops as the go-to summer shoes for men. This pair from French footwear label Zespà gets our pick thanks to their luxurious combination of different types of leather. A premium quality foam and EVA sole offer all-day ease-of-wear.
Take to the beach in style, with Cap D'Arsène's matching beach towel and cushion set, crafted in Paris from high quality heavyweight French cotton and Egyptian cotton The contrast of the coral stripes against the blue terry cotton fabric lend both towel and cushion an undeniable sense of seaside chic.
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