Summer to fall often presents a transitional period, where it’s possible to experience multiple climates moments apart. Over a few days’ you could be digging through your wardrobe to find that cashmere sweater you retired last winter or the camo shorts you rocked over that crazy July 4th weekend that you thought you wouldn’t see again until Spring.
For the smart and fashionable man, this in between period from one season to the next can be made greatly easier by stocking up on a few versatile and practical essentials slightly earlier than those less savvy.
From office-ready wardrobe essentials, to workout gear we’re here to help you transition seamlessly and stylishly through the next few weeks and months. Our Pre-Fall style guide of must-haves are all about finding optimal comfort while also enjoying the upcoming season’s signature tailoring, rich colors, and soft, flattering fabrics.
For the Office
Good news, some of the season’s biggest staples are super easy to dress up or down. And, with apparel made in soft fabrics like Penguin’s collection of buttery soft button ups to the delightful color palette’s of Dickies work pants (found in colors from desert khaki, shown above to lotus pink, air force blue and light grey) with a few simple tweaks, you can head from work to dinner with friends.
Out with Friends
Heading out for the night? When we’re in between those humid evenings and chilly autumn nights, keeping it casual and simple in lightweight fabrics like Henley long sleeves shirts and jeans are the name of the game, and is perfect for showing off eye-catching accessories.
At the Gym
When it comes to the temperate weather of the season, it’s easy to get go from sweaty to the chills in the matter of minutes, especially if you’re an active dude always on the go. We not only love how stylish the 3-stripes windbreaker is from Adidas is, the breathable mesh lining comes in handy. For guys that prefer hitting the gym, the updated pace breaker shorts come in a super stretchy fabric to ensure you’re comfy to run, jump, lunge and lift. Top off your look with PUMA’s new formation duffel, with lots of room and pockets to ensure everything from your keys to your gear are organized and accessible.
On a Date
Whether it’s a first date or you’ve been together for years, you want to look like you put at least a little bit of effort into your date night look. Transitioning into the fall season calls for effortlessly stylish apparel that’s lightweight and comfortable. Try on these hardwork labor pants in an eye catching leopard pattern and pair with a denim jacket. We also recommend trying on the lee leather sneakers, a new arrival from Vince. They go with everything and will become your favorite everyday shoes.
When the time comes to kick back, relax, and catch up on some R&R, you want to be supremely comfortable. From cozy slip on moccasins, to sweat pants that offers a flattering tapered fit, our selection of lounge wear is perfect not only for hanging around at home on the weekends, or having friends over to watch the game, they’re wardrobe essentials you’ll find yourself reaching for to run all your errands.