Best Dressed: Men’s Summer Fashion Trends for 2018

Now that summer is nearly upon us the Spring/Summer runway trends we saw last year are no longer theory but reality.  Which trends made the jump from runway to real life?  We have been keeping an eye on summer trends for men for you.  We think these are the men’s summer fashion trends that you should incorporate into your wardrobe.

White Denim

Crisp white jeans are a summer staple.  They work equally well for both day and nighttime. Any of these pairs will reinvigorate your summer wardrobe.


White Jeans Men's Summer Fashion Trends 2018
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Todd Snyder Made in LA Selvedge Jeans ($248)


Cut from premium selvedge fabric with a touch of stretch for natural comfort, this pair is designed to feel tried and true from the first wear, and get even better with age. Tailored with a modern slim fit and hand-finished in the perfect fresh spring wash.



dsquared white jeans
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Dsquared2 White Bull Skater Jeans ($390)



Neiman Marcus Men's White Jeans
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Kiton Stretch-Denim Straight-Leg Jeans from Neiman Marcus ($1,095)


Known for luxurious, flawlessly tailored men’s apparel, Kiton is a mainstay in classic Neapolitan tailoring, committed to Italian sartorial integrity.


Hawaiian Shirts

There are few items of clothing more suited for a summer stroll on a beach than a bold Hawaiian shirt.  This year fashion houses have elevated the “dad on vacation” look with quality fabrics and designer prints.


Ralph Lauren Hawaiian Shirt Men's Summer Fashion Trends 2018
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Ralph Lauren Hawaiian Shirt ($350)


Made from rayon that is printed in Japan with 13 unique rotaries. Inspired by a vintage Hawaiian shirt from the 1940s.


Louis Vuitton Hawaiian Shirt
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Louis Vuitton Hawaiian Lillies ($1,990)


Inspired by Hawaii, this stand-out design features a bamboo print overlaid with a layer of lily-printed organza. As the garment moves, the print seems to travel around the body, symbolizing Louis Vuitton’s travel DNA.
Saint Laurent Men's Floral Shirt
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Stripes are often associated with nautical style making it a popular choice in the summer months.  Many of this season’s looks feature vertical stripes that are both graphic and sophisticated.


Burberry shirt with stripes
Photo courtesy of Burberry


Burberry Short-Sleeved Cotton Stripe Shirt ($295)


A short-sleeved shirt in lightweight cotton, cut for a regular fit. Bold stripes lend a nautical feel.


Giorgio Armani striped shirt
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Giorgio Armani Shirt with Short Sleeves ($675)


Pure cotton shirt featuring a geometric motif. The garment has a classic collar, smooth placket, shorts sleeves and a rear yoke.
Versace men's summer fashion trends 2018
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Long sleeve, striped cotton poplin shirt, with button down front is a masculine staple.

Curious to see how fashions have changed in just the last year?  Check out this article to see our predictions for summer fashion trends this time last year.

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Best Dressed: Men’s Summer Fashion Trends for 2018