Who wears short shorts? You do when the weather’s hot enough to boil the sweat seeping down your shirt.
Eriano Shorts, $88 at Guess by Marciano.
White Jeans (Toya Carter)
For the times when you don’t want to show as much leg, slip on a pair of skinny white jeans. Shred them yourself for a customized look with the help of a cheese grater and serrated steak knife.
Tie Dyed Cropped Jean, $115.00 at Armani Exchange.
Printed Skirt (Rihanna)
Pair one with your slouchy tank tops or favorite T’s.
6 Degrees Skirt, Printed A-Line Mini, $19.99 at Macy’s.
Oversized Frames (Kelly Rowland)
There’s no way any beat face can hold up against the humidity so best to not even attempt any makeup. Instead, opt for a pair of face-covering frames.
Fendi Modern Logo Sunglasses, $245 at Barney’s.
Straw Fedora (Andre 3000)
Your mama probably warned you about the dangers of sun exposure. It’s not just SPF that you need to remember – a hat will help protect your face from the sun’s rays. You’ll also be adding to your own shine as fedoras add major style points to any outfit. Just ask Andree 3000.
Brixton Castor, $38 at Urban Outfitters.
A Shorter Short (Diddy)
If Diddy isn’t afraid to show off his knees, why should you be? Tailored shorts should end a couple inches above the knee cap. The increased ventilation alone will be worth it.
Stanton seersucker short, $59.50 at J. Crew.
Metal Frames (Trey Songz)
In the summer, plastic frames will make face sweat even more. Instead, opt for a pair of metal-rimmed sunglasses that’ll take the weight off.
Xray Frames, $48 at OAK.
Classic White Sport shirt (Mehcad Brooks)
You can’t go wrong with a classic white button down to pair with anything from a pair of shorts to casual denim. A white shirt should be your summer staple for turning up any outfit’s temperature.
Classic Shirt, $177 at Emporio Armani.
Boat Shoes (Kanye)
Unless at the beach or pool, Men shouldn’t show their feet in public—that means no flip flops or open-toed sandals. Instead, opt for a pair of boat shoes that you can rock day or night. Boat optional.
Men’s Classic 2-Eye Boat Shoe, 49.99 at Timberland.