Folks, we’re coming at you today with a plea to stock up on men’s summer style essentials. OK, not a plea. Rather, a friendly nudge in the right direction. As we love talking about here at The Style Guide, versatility and timeless style are must-haves, no matter the season. That’s equally true during summer, and that’s why today’s picks in this edition of The List include go-anywhere staples like a classic Oxford shirt, rugged suede boots and even a stylish leather wallet. Check it all out below — summer adventures await.
Right off the bat, here’s that stylish Oxford shirt we talked about. As you might expect, it’s made with exceptional fabric from the folks at Flint and Tinder. Wear it with dark denim and suede chukka boots for Saturday night.
Let’s get right to business. No more cheap Styrofoam coolers to head out on summer adventures — the OtterBox Trooper Cooler is as good as it gets.
Wolverine Original 1000 Mile Boots in Roughout Amber Suede — $365
Should you buy a pair of rugged suede boots in the summer? Yes. Should you wear these Wolverine 1000 Mile Boots in the summer? Yes. Test drive ’em with light wash jeans and a pocket tee to head to your favorite brewery.
Whether you wear breezy linen trousers, slim black denim or rugged canvas shorts, keeping your leather wallet slim and streamlined — rather than bulky and overstuffed — is crucial this summer. Wingback London has your back.
Taylor Stitch California Shirt in Indigo Pyramid — $125
Zodiac Super Sea Wolf 53 Compression Watch — $1,195
I’m certainly all about keeping things affordable here on the blog, and yet … what’s #menswear without a little wish list? The Zodiac Super Sea Wolf is a timeless watch, chock full of terrific specs and great looks.
Searching for a ballcap that’s got just a little something different? This Corridor NYC Indigo Cap is made from the material as your favorite jeans — wear it with a white slub tee and classic khaki chinos to a bonfire this season.
North & Mark Howard Waterproof Stretch Trench — $325
When’s the best time to stock up on stylish outerwear for the rainy season? Arguably, when it’s, well, not rainy. This stretch waterproof trench allows you to get around easily while keeping you dry. Bonus points for the classic trench style.
So, having a tough time deciding which of these summer style essentials is your favorite? If I had to pick, I’d go with those handsome Wolverine 1000 Mile Boots … or perhaps the insanely cool, stylish Zodiac Super Sea Wolf. Or heck, maybe even that stylish Oxford shirt from Flint and Tinder at the top of the page. At any rate, hopefully, you found something that caught your eye! Thanks, as always, for reading.