That's it, after months of intense cold, frozen hands and a runny nose, the temperatures are finally starting to climb while the gray weather gives way to generous sunny spells. Sign that summer is fast approaching and with it the sun, the heat and the holidays. There is also time to put your trench coats, parkas, sweaters and coats in the back of your closets, and to take out your sunglasses and swim shorts. But before immersing yourself in it completely, we suggest that you identify in advance the musts of the season to prepare for a masculine summer as you like it.
Sunglasses: 100% protection and 100% fashion
It's no secret. When the good weather arrives and the sun shines the tip of its nose, sunglasses are a must. Indeed, not only is it a fashion accessory that highlights your style.But they are also essential for protecting your eyes against UV rays and improving your comfort. Thus, it is important to choose your pair carefully. First, you need to pay attention to the lenses since they are essential to ensure you get the best protection. No margin of error will therefore be accepted. Then, the shape of your sunglasses must be adapted to the morphology of your face. Once these two criteria are well in mind, you can start looking for the model that will turn heads.
Retro-inspired round or double-bridge glasses are very popular this season. They will bring a little vintage touch to John Lennon. Something to match with your bohemian chic looks. Moreover, if you prefer more classic models, Ray-Ban's Wayfarer style remains a timeless model. For the 2018 version, it is adorned with polarized, photochromic, colored, mirror, replaceable or degraded lenses to adapt to all desires.
Color, color and more color
Beware of the eyes, this summer will mark the winning return of colors. Whether sparkling, tangy or light. Exit the dark and monotonous colors. Ultra violet, dazzling bright yellow, vibrant orange in the background, and light blue in a Japanese print style will accompany you all season long. But also pink and its nuances which will be worn on practically everything. But not only.
This summer, pastel tones will also make a star debut in the men's wardrobe: water green, mauve, nude. So, gentlemen, do not hesitate to adopt the "color mania" to put a good mood in your outfits. In addition, you can have fun mixing the colors together. Of course, mixing the right color tones remains essential to avoid flop. Finally, don't forget that monochrome is still very much in vogue this season.
Yes, gentlemen, to be stylish this summer, you have to dare to wear the patterns. Stripes, florals, camouflage, tropical patterns, playful slogans. will be at the heart of the summer 2018 trend. On the beach side, the floral and bucolic patterns will conquer your swim shorts for a most successful effect. For city outfits, the military print will be a must to adopt to create a resolutely summer look. On a t-shirt, a shirt, shorts or a little touch, you are spoiled for choice. You will also not escape the Vichy checks and others which will be worn on a shirt or a blazer for a super chic look. And finally, there is the fashion for logos which does not intend to give up its place.
The flagship shoes for the summer
As for shoes, summer 2018 marks the return of the great classics. mules, espadrilles and loafers will therefore be at the center of your wardrobe. For the mules, they will be to choose in sober models for a maximum of comfort and lightness. In fact, you can find them everywhere and in all styles. Color level, the pep of yellow and the purity of white will be preferred for an undeniably bright summer.
When it comes to espadrilles, canvas models remain top billing in town or by the sea. You can also bet on the patterns for more originality. And if you want to be on top of fashion, the shoe-style espadrilles are a must-have.
Finally, the moccasins will not be outdone either and will accompany you on your summer evenings in rather chic places. Timeless, these shoes will take you into a 100% masculine and highly trendy universe. In terms of materials, choose suede for an ultra-preppy look.
Jewellery: the little extra not to be overlooked
Finally, if there is one accessory that you cannot ignore to perfect your look, it will definitely be jewellery for men. And summer remains the best season to put the package. However, to avoid a fashion faux pas, you will have to choose. Either you surf the wave of less is more with minimalist or even very sober pieces such as men's rope bracelets or Brazilian bracelets. Either you go all out on extravagance by accumulating charms such as shamballas and other talismans from afar. And above all, do not forget that jewelry reflects your personality, so it is important to choose them according to your style and your morphology.