As the roadmap to normality is steady in pace the rise in Garden Parties has boomed! With this trend comes the rise of outdoor S/S clothing and the all-important plus one invite!
Whether you and the Mrs are playing the Joneses or your going as a plus one to your dates’ friend’s house, looking the part is just as important either way
See our top Menswear trends that are not only perfect for the party but also staple items for the Spring Summer season ahead…..
1.) The Summer Linen Casual Co-ord Suit:
Light neutral pallets are best here with soft fabrics such as linen to keep you cool. Opt for a tailored suit to give you a crisp and fresh look.
This Light Green Jacket and trouser set from Moss Bros is a great light and fresh choice:
2.) Floral Print Shirt:
Loose Floral printed shirts are a big trend for MW this S/S and the prints available are far from embarrassing, in fact it’s sure to turn a few heads and show your partner your confident side.
Check it this unique floral Hawaiian shirt from Dior for inspiration:
3.) The Statement Blazer:
You can never go wrong in the summer with a statement blazer to give you the on point smart-casual look. Team it with a casual linen or viscose shirt and slim trousers to finish off the look and keep you cool in the warmer weather
4.) The Oversized Over Shirt:
Another key trend for this S/S is the over shirt. Worn over a plain tee and paired with jeans or smart joggers, this is a great casual yet on trend look. The look on the runway features oversized over shirts and this piece from Zara Menswear is perfect for this.
5.) The Classic Pique Polo Shirt:
If you aren’t one to embrace new fashion trends or bold colours and prints, the classic navy pique polo is a great piece for your capsule wardrobe and gives that smart yet casual look that is perfect for a garden party. Team with a good fitting pair of jeans and smarten up accordingly with the right pair of shoes.
6.) The Summer White Shirt:
You really can’t go wrong at a Garden Party with a bright white shirt and some chinos or slim fit trousers. A MUST HAVE for your S/S wardrobe as it can so easily be dressed up for a dinner date or dressed down for a Sunday afternoon coffee date. This piece is so versatile for any kind of garden party!
7.) Summer Board Shorts:
Yes, you read that right! Board shorts are back in fashion but not as you know it. Think oversized shorts but not swimwear! Look at this perfect example from Dior, an allover emblem printed Bermuda short designed to be worn with matching shirt! Now that might be a step too far for some people but the board short as a casual dry air piece is bang on trend for this Spring Summer!