16 Shorts For Men That Look Sleek For Summer
Shorts should be a mainstay in every man’s wardrobe, and as the warmer weather arrives, now is the perfect time to add some pieces to your summer collection. Of course, every season needs a few new pieces to freshen up a man’s overall look, and as the days heat up, now is the best time to consider some fresh pairs of shorts to upgrade your wardrobe for the season. In preparation, we have curated 16 shorts for men that look sleek for summer and keep you looking great throughout the warm months.
1) J.Crew 10.5” Stretch Short
J. Crew $69.50, select colors $49.99.
A signature style in a comfortable length of 10.5 inches, the J. Crew stretch short features a zip fly and cotton elastane blend that grants easy access to a great summer look. These are a great option for guys that need a smart casual look to run errands or that spend a lot of time outdoors in the sun. Pairs well with the Color Pack or any shade of blue.
2) Momentum Chino Short
The summer season is for motion, and the Momentum Chino Short has been created for endurance as well as style. Made from soft-spun polyester twill, they offer additional stretch and durability from fibers designed to eliminate chafing and include moisture-wicking for a comfortable fit. Pairs well with basic neutrals and our USA 3-Pack.
3) Represent Relaxed Fit Shorts
Represent has made its mark in these signature relaxed fit red shorts in 100% cotton, featuring an elastic waistband with drawstring and zip pockets up front, the perfect pair of luxury jersey shorts for the summer season. Pairs well with the Standard 3-Pack or any black v-neck t-shirt.
4) Unbound Merino Essential Shorts
Unbound Merino, $98.
Essential shorts offer the versatility and comfort necessary for the warmer seasons, featuring quick- drying material and stretch material. Form- fitting, they can be paired with a crew neck t-shirt or a tank top for a great casual look. These shorts are made for performance or lounging on a yacht. Pairs well with a black crew neck, pink crew neck, or white v-neck t-shirt.
5) H&M Knee-Length Shorts
H&M knee-length shorts feature an elastic waistband, button fly, side pockets, and are made from 100% woven cotton for a great feel and look for the summer season. Pairs well with the Light Summer 3-Pack or a white pocket crew tee.
6) Our Legacy Retro Denim Shorts
Our Legacy, $350.
Our Legacy has designed a pair of denim shorts that are stylish and chic, a retro look that embraces 80s style for a new generation. Featuring a trompe l’oeil vintage print, five pockets, and a raw hem for men to customize exactly as they like. Pairs well with the Core 3-Pack or a white tank top.
7) LaCoste x Ricky Regal Tie Dye Crepe Shorts
LaCoste x Ricky Regal, $146.
Under the creative direction of musician Bruno Mars, the Lacoste x Ricky Regal collection is a breath of fresh air just in time for the summer. The tie-dye crepe shorts are a funky addition to a man’s closet and a cool, casual athletic vibe for the season. Pairs well with the V-Neck Bold 3-Pack or any tank top.
8) Wellen Stretch Boardshorts
Wellen has taken the essence of vintage surf trunks and updated them for modern menswear, complete with soft-washed fabric featuring a four-way stretch blend and moisture-wicking for quick drying and the ultimate in summer comfort. Pairs well with the Sergeant 3-Pack or a light gray tank top.
9) Missoni Knee-Length Cotton Shorts
Missoni’s knee-length shorts are crafted in vibrant hues that are bold and perfect for the summer. Made from 100% cotton and featuring solid-colored side bands, they are ideal for a casual upscale occasion. Pairs well with the Sky 3-Pack or a gray polo.
10) Arlen City Print Swim Trunks
Arlen City, $89.50.
Arlen City print swim trunks that are versatile and stylish, designed for comfort that is a cut above the rest. Featuring a shorter inseam length of 4 inches, two side pockets, elastic drawstring waistband, and made from recycled polyester, these mesh brief shorts are tailored for a more finished fit. Pairs well with a long sleeve white crew neck, gray raglan tee, or gray short sleeve henley.
11) Burberry Vintage Check Swim Shorts
Burberry’s vintage check patterned shorts are made from 100% polyester, are partially lined with side slit pockets, feature a comfortable drawstring waistband, and black mesh lining on the inside for a classic look that works for a casual summer occasion. Pairs well with a black tank top or black polo.
12) Frank and Oak Flex Commuter Short
Frank and Oak, $99.50.
Frank and Oak presents khaki shorts that offer the fabric technology and versatility made for the warmer months. Made from a cotton and Spandex blend for better range of motion and durability, these shorts offer a premium look on a casual summer day. Pairs well with an off white crew neck or Red Rock.
13) Mack Weldon Maverick Tech Chino Short
Mack Weldon, $98.
Mack Weldon’s Maverick Tech Chino Short includes a four-way stretch that offers resistance to stains, water, and wrinkles, and an inseam of 7.75”, the perfect length for the summer season. Pairs well with the Admiral 3-Pack or the Baseball Raglan Basic 3-Pack.
14) Old Navy Camo Cargo Jogger Shorts
Old Navy, $20.
Old Navy’s camo jogger shorts offer a cool, stylish print that can be paired with a tank top or V-neck t-shirt for a casual outfit and come with a pull-on style for added comfort. Made with soft-washed fleece for a smooth feel, other features include diagonal on-seam pockets, adjustable drawstring, and mechanical stretch for a better range of motion. Pairs well with a red v-neck, white crew neck t-shirt or black crew neck t-shirt.
15) Thom Browne Check Linen Shorts
End Clothing, $655.75.
Thom Browne’s hip linen shorts are the perfect length and cut to take you in style towards any occasion. Made from 100% linen, these classic grey marl shorts are a step up from casual attire and present a polished fit worth the investment. Pairs well with the Classic 3-Pack or a black and white raglan tee.
16) Linksoul Recycled Boardwalker Short
Styled to perfection and created with comfort in mind, the Boardwalker Hybrid Short is made from a cotton blend, 4-way stretch fabric for more breathability and shorts, and come in at a length of 10.25”, the ideal fit for an active lifestyle. Pairs well with the Polo 3-Pack or a black short sleeve henley.