Of course if you asked a fashionable lady, she will say “guys have it easy!” Maybe they are right but I never understood how a female struggles with her style game because they have so many options. For a man, it's a bit more complicated than it looks.
The reason why it’s so hard is because keeping up with trends can be kind of pricey. Well fellas, I am going to help you.
Here are 22 spring/summer pieces that will keep you on trend like a celebrity without missing your rent payments!
Embroidered denim is the new spring/summer denim. Easily paired with a basic tee. ASOS, $51
Add some personality to your look — winter depression is over — put up the black shades and grab some clear ones! ASOS, $19
Khaki shorts are popping this summer--- but not the wide grandpa ones—burn the Dickie shorts and grab some skinny shorts! TOPMAN , $40
From California to Chicago--- a lightweight bomber jacket is necessary for the nights out with the boys! Boohoo, $44
As you jet-set to Miami, Mexico, or if you're lucky, the South of France this summer – walk through the airport to the beach in style with a pair of printed slides! ZARA, $20
Spring and summer are all about the extended rooftop happy hours and “SundayFunday” brunches. Follow the dress code in style with a pair of printed trousers! ZARA, $50
You are not a cool kid this season without a windbreaker jacket! When the wind is not blowing, tie it around your waist and keep it moving! American Eagle, $80
I love all black streetwear, but BOLD bright colors as athletic streetwear is the new black this spring! Opt for yellow, the color of the season! Champion, $68
No one wants to carry a heavy, bulky backpack around in the heat of summer; throw a sling bag on and go! Urban Outfitters, $30
Guys, no one is rocking the “white tee” this summer, not even the “street pharmacists”--- it's about the graphic tee! boohoo, $26
Society is all over the place these days. Instead of carrying a protest sign around your neck, designers this season want you stay on trend with oversize mix messages clothing, allowing you to take stand! Willy Chavarria, $85
If you live in the city or suburb life with a pool, rock this '70s look! What’s the point of leg days if you don’t show them? H&M Knee-Length Shorts, $13
Denim shirts are perfect for layering during a summer night or dressing up for a Saturday brunch party! H&M, $30
The black-and-white checkerboard contrast is the designers' nod to “cool” this season. Vans, $60
Style up your look with some lux custom jewelry this summer! Men are taking risks with accessories this season --- but seriously, your ring doesn't have to cost more than your car! Chained & Able, $26
Stop going to the pool or beach in your basketball shorts and boxers (women actually think its tacky) and swim into #summa17 with some fly swim shorts! H&M, $25
The must-have accessory this spring/summer, believe or not! The best way to dress up a simple look or dress down a stuffier look (throw a cap on with a suit). From Pharrell Willams to President Barack Obama — the hat works! UO Migos Bad and Boujee Dad Hat, $30
I know how much guys hate shopping-- so the awesome news is that everything is online --- so guys, we don't even have to step foot in a mall! #win
(Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Gucci)
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