The sort of style inspiration you need this summer via Todd Snyder.
It might seem hard to believe, but it’s time — yet again — to check in on the best summer menswear and another edition of The List, my weekly roundup celebrating the best men’s gear (and more specifically, pieces like that classic summer sweatshirt seen above). In this case, we’ll continue to talk about all the seasonal men’s style essentials you need in your life, preferably as soon as possible. We’ll kick things off with a rugged style move from Todd Snyder, and we’ll also dive in to plenty more top picks, including everyday carry essentials and the best men’s chinos. Have any thoughts on what to buy or what to wear during these socially distant times? Let me know on Twitter.
Todd Snyder + Champion Cursive Sweatshirt — $148
A seriously cool, rugged sweatshirt to wear all summer long.
You know that much-loved, well-worn, classic sweatshirt (kind of like the one at the top of the page) that sits tucked away in your closet, maybe even at your cabin or lakehouse? This rugged sweatshirt from Todd Snyder + Champion is the modern version of that timeless sweatshirt, made to be worn all summer long on breezy evenings.
Flint and Tinder Lightweight Stretch Chinos — $98
Easygoing chinos to rock all summer long.
Taylor Stitch Cash Shirt in Washed Hemp Chambray — $125
A classically cool summer shirt from Taylor Stitch.
Nisolo Calano Oxfords — $150
Durable, classic leather dress shoes for summer.
Billykirk No. 211 Frame Bike Pouch — $115
A unique, cool way to haul your everyday carry.
Maybe, given the state of things, you’re finding yourself on your bike more — and perhaps, you need a better way to haul your everyday carry essentials. Enter this cool leather bike pouch
from the good folks at Billykirk
Mott and Bow Slim Laight Jeans — $108
Light wash jeans for summer? Talk about a go-to move any day of the week.
Marathon Navigator Watch — $300
An undeniably rugged summer watch.
Let’s get into some of the best outdoor gear for summer, shall we? Now, even in these socially distanced times, I’d wager you’re itching to get out and explore — this Marathon Navigator Watch
could be the toughest watch for summer
in that regard.
North 89 No-1 Weatherproof Sneakers — $245
Perfectly functional summer sneakers, available via Huckberry.
In a similar vein to the Marathon Navigator Watch
, the right pair of summer sneakers are going to blend seamless comfort and functionality. These weatherproof sneakers, while pricey, happen to check all the right boxes.
Billy Reid Selvedge Driver Shirt — $325
A durable, stylish selvedge shirt for summer.
Grayers Moorea Garment-Dyed Swim Trunks — $68
Possibly your new favorite swim trunks for summer.
Sennheiser Ambeo Immersive Sound Bar — $2,500
The best way to upgrade your home listening experience, easily.
Let’s turn our attention toward the best audio gear for your home
. To be more specific — your audio system might be in need of a major upgrade as we all spend more time at home, and the Sennheiser Amebo Sound Bar is perhaps the best sound bar
on the market (with a price tag to match). High-end drivers and the ability to match with the acoustics of the room are simply without parallel.
Buck Mason Sueded Cotton Baseball Tee — $65
A classic baseball tee for classic summer style.
Fisher + Baker Bastille Shirt — $158
An easy-to-wear, lightweight summer shirt.
The best men’s watch for summer? Very nearly.
I’ve had the great fortune of testing out the classically designed, durable Techne Merlin Watch
these past few weeks, and let me tell ya … it’s the real deal. A slim-but-tough profile, a summer-ready NATO strap, a stainless steel case and a crisp, retro-inspired dial design make this a surefire winner.
Sleek, stylish leather sneakers to wear all summer.