See Now, Buy Now: The Taylor Stitch Ojai Jacket Is the Best Summer Jacket for Breezy Nights

If you ask me, when the going gets tough, the tough — or at least, the stylish — stick with their favorite menswear brands, the kind making plenty of summer style essentials that step up in the clutch. Brands like, of course, San Francisco-based Taylor Stitch. The company, as you’ve read in recent weeks on the blog, was founded with the aim of making the perfect men’s Oxford shirt, and now, they do so much more — like making one of the best men’s jackets for summer.

Who needs summer outerwear in the heat, though? You do, my friend. Recall what I said about the going getting tough, right? Well, when breezy summer weather strikes, step out in the classic Taylor Stitch Ojai Jacket.

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The key is both the workwear build, with front hip patch pockets, and the lightweight yet dependable, flexible washed indigo fabric with plenty of texture and style points. Think of the Taylor Stitch Ojai Jacket like the jacket you wear through breezy days on the trail, chillier-than-usual nights on the beach, or cool, casual evenings around the bonfire.

A jacket like this one won’t be around for very long, so I’m going to wrap today’s post earlier than usual — add the rich, durable and yet summer-friendly Taylor Stitch Ojai Jacket to your menswear rotation ASAP.

See Now, Buy Now: This Todd Snyder Jacket Is Possibly The Perfect Summer Jacket

Your new favorite summer jacket is here.

If there’s one thing I know to be true, it’s that the search for summer style essentials is never finished — even as the calendar works its way through June, you still need one of the best summer jackets for those chilly nights specifically. And in terms of the best summer jackets for men, you assuredly know there’s one place to go: Todd Snyder. The lauded NYC menswear designer — master of cool runway shows, retro style inspiration and some of the  most rugged, classic men’s style around — has done it once again with the Todd Snyder Italian Herringbone CPO Jacket. Consider this cotton-linen jacket an even cooler take on the denim jacket, made with an Italian fabric blend for classic summer style and comfort — and we’re just getting started, folks. You very well might know the iconic designer (formerly honored as GQ’s Best New Menswear Designer) from his ongoing Todd Snyder x Champion partnership, or perhaps this is the first good look you’re getting at menswear essentials like this rugged summer jacket — either way, welcome aboard.

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Also available in a cool-as-can-be Olive colorway.

Crucially, your new favorite summer jacket has plenty going for it. For one, the French Blue color shown at the top of the page is refreshing and seasonally friendly. And as to the specs: Made from that high-quality cotton-linen blend we mentioned earlier, this jacket is as premium as it gets. It’s garment-dyed for a great fit and classic style right out of the box — the Todd Snyder Italian Herringbone CPO Jacket would look especially great layered atop your favorite white tee and some slim light wash denim, for starters. Throw it on for breezy summer nights around the bonfire, or wear it with your favorite henley … just because you feel like it. That’s the thing with one of the best jackets for summer — it’s so versatile and well-made as to enhance just about anything in your wardrobe (particularly in the Olive color shown above — wear it with white jeans and rugged leather chukka boots).  Details like shank buttons finish off this stylish men’s jacket in a durable and instantly iconic fashion, too. Seriously, when it comes to Todd Snyder, would you expect anything less? Do yourself a favor and pick up the best jacket for summer ASAP.

SHOP: The Todd Snyder Italian Herringbone CPO Jacket