12 trends for men's summer clothes found at the thrift.

12 trends for men's summer clothes found at the thrift.

Unfortunately, spring was short lived with summer almost upon us again. Rejoice if you're a student as your 2-3 month break is in clear sight. However, if you're like myself, you'll be working this summer like all other summers; nothing has changed. That doesn't mean you can't be trendy though - that goes for students and the everyday worker alike. Whether you want edgy, athletic, rugged, or anything in between, this is the summer to step it up and make it happen with our shopping guide on 12 trends for men's summer clothes found at the thrift.

Read our shopping guide on the 27 best men's summer shoes for a clean fit to compliment your thrift clothes.


Our editorial chosen products are updated bi-weekly til Sept '18.


Vertical Stripes

What is great about vertical stripes is that they can help elongate your figure. Here are some great pieces to wear for work and weekends.

  Stripe Short Sleeve Shirt, ($275) by AMI

Stripe Short Sleeve Shirt, ($275) by AMI

  3-Stripes T-Shirt, ($111) by Y-3

3-Stripes T-Shirt, ($111) by Y-3

  Striped 'Ami de Coeur' Shirt, ($159) by AMI

Striped 'Ami de Coeur' Shirt, ($159) by AMI


Tropical Print Shirts

The floral tropical print is both bold and colorful. It's going to be a hot summer, so look stylish and relaxed in the upcoming heat blaze. 

  Red Hawaiian Print Shirt, ($236) by Paul Smith

Red Hawaiian Print Shirt, ($236) by Paul Smith

  Hawaiian Shirt ($357), by Dsquared2

Hawaiian Shirt ($357), by Dsquared2

  Hawaiian Print Shirt, ($165) by Paul Smith

Hawaiian Print Shirt, ($165) by Paul Smith


Leather Sandals

Laidback luxury is in this summer, especially with leather sandals. Keep an eye out for versions with intricate, interwoven straps or asymmetrical designs.

  Campaign Pool Slides ($595), by Balenciaga

Campaign Pool Slides ($595), by Balenciaga

  Fira 6 Sandals ($315), by Officine Creative

Fira 6 Sandals ($315), by Officine Creative

  Hamptons Sandals ($350), by Boss Hugo Boss

Hamptons Sandals ($350), by Boss Hugo Boss


All Pink Everything

Hey, the color pink grew up, or may our perception of it has? Millennial pink, eye-popping hot pink, pastel pink and more have made their way into men's wardrobes this season.

  GOLF le FLEUR ($110), by Converse

GOLF le FLEUR ($110), by Converse

  Gilman Sunglasses ($175), by RAEN

Gilman Sunglasses ($175), by RAEN

  Helmut Lang

Helmut Lang


Checkered Pattern

The safest way to make checks work for you is to try larger or more complex motifs on outerwear, knitwear and pants.

  Aujourd'hui Checkered Sunglasses ($455), by Oliver Peoples pour Alain Mikli

Aujourd'hui Checkered Sunglasses ($455), by Oliver Peoples pour Alain Mikli

  Modello B Checkerboard Socks ($22), by Alyx

Modello B Checkerboard Socks ($22), by Alyx

  Half Check Embroidered Cardigan ($723), by Saint Laurent

Half Check Embroidered Cardigan ($723), by Saint Laurent


All White Everything

Wear white from head-to-toe. A bit bold, but you're sure to feel easy-breezy while making a memorable statement. 

 Low Mondo Ripple Sneakers ($134), by Filling Pieces

Low Mondo Ripple Sneakers ($134), by Filling Pieces

  Signal T-Shirt ($35), by all in

Signal T-Shirt ($35), by all in

  Chuck Taylor All-Star '70 Sneakers ($135), by Off-White/Comme des Garçons Play

Chuck Taylor All-Star '70 Sneakers ($135), by Off-White/Comme des Garçons Play


Colorful Bracelets

Every trend-conscious guy should be wearing singularly or combined colourful bracelets this summer, as long as it’s done right.

  Beaded Skull Bracelet ($395), by Alexander McQueen

Beaded Skull Bracelet ($395), by Alexander McQueen

  Beaded Bracelet ($288), by Saint Laurent

Beaded Bracelet ($288), by Saint Laurent

  Garavani Leather Rolling Rockstud Bracelet ($137), by Valentino

Garavani Leather Rolling Rockstud Bracelet ($137), by Valentino


Shades of Ripped Denim

Ripped denim is still going strong. Plunge into all shades of denim this summer, from the entire spectrum of washes, ranging from bleached varieties to indigo. Wear the lighter versions for daytime and the darker ones for evenings out.

  Faded Ripped Jeans ($546), by Dolce & Gabbana

Faded Ripped Jeans ($546), by Dolce & Gabbana

  Mx1 Classic Jeans ($718), by Amiri

Mx1 Classic Jeans ($718), by Amiri

  Ripped Thommer Jeans ($132), by Diesel

Ripped Thommer Jeans ($132), by Diesel


Round Sunglasses

Kick it old-school with rounded frames. Hey, why not look cool as ice in the middle of summer?

  Round Disformed Sunglasses ($485), by Yohji Yamamoto

Round Disformed Sunglasses ($485), by Yohji Yamamoto

  Endura Round Sunglasses ($510), by Gucci

Endura Round Sunglasses ($510), by Gucci

  Round 4 Sunglasses ($254), by Issey Miyake Men

Round 4 Sunglasses ($254), by Issey Miyake Men


Long Live the 90s

There has been a big Nineties revival: baggy cargo pants, indigo double denim, and more are to get more popular as the season progresses.

  Oversized T-Shirt ($300), by Missoni

Oversized T-Shirt ($300), by Missoni

  Baggy Destroy Jeans ($270), by Balmain

Baggy Destroy Jeans ($270), by Balmain

  Panelled Oversized Hoodie ($222), by Juun.J

Panelled Oversized Hoodie ($222), by Juun.J


Technical Jackets

Flex your menswear muscle with a technical jacket (windbreaker or rain jacket). Keep pastel or dark/moody shade weather-proof attributes on you for those windy or rainy summer days.

  Logo Track Jacket ($1150), by Balenciaga

Logo Track Jacket ($1150), by Balenciaga

  Yama Jacket ($505), by Ambush

Yama Jacket ($505), by Ambush

  Tie Dye Shell Jacket ($245), by John Elliott

Tie Dye Shell Jacket ($245), by John Elliott


Dad Aesthetic

Rock loose fit, light wash clothing such as jeans and shirts, old-school plaid, and a dad hat.

  Art Dad Shuttle Track Pants ($680), by Off-White

Art Dad Shuttle Track Pants ($680), by Off-White

  Calabasas 'Las Virgenes' Dad Cap ($64), by YEEZY

Calabasas 'Las Virgenes' Dad Cap ($64), by YEEZY

  Analog' On Deck Art Dad Hoodie ($362), by Off-White

Analog' On Deck Art Dad Hoodie ($362), by Off-White


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