2020 Men’s Summer FashionMens summer fashion

The fashion world waits for no one. Long before the latest styles arrive on clothing racks around the globe, experts are making predictions regarding which looks will be the most coveted in the upcoming seasons. For 2020, there are a few men’s summer fashions that are already gaining traction. In order to truly dress to impress, we recommend reading up on these latest in vogue styles and mixing the ones you like most into your own existing clothing rotation. After all, despite what some may say, you don’t need to completely purge your closet at the beginning of every season. You just need to know which key pieces to add.

Let’s take a closer look at items industry trendsetters are touting.

1. Shorts

Shorts have always been a summer style men have relied on. They are casual, comfortable, and provide the much-needed breathability required during the warmer months. In 2020, over-the-knee shorts will be a popular style. These lengthy bottoms have been featured in a number of hot collections for the coming year, and industry influencers have taken notice. Eager to jump on the trend without breaking the bank? Check out our affordable and aesthetically-pleasing shorts for men. Consider the Cordova Cargo Messenger Short. They come with a matching woven belt and have a classic, vintage-wash finish that adds a timeless touch to any outfit. Plus, you can put just about anything in the double-side pockets of these. From your cell phone and necessities, to fishing gear or even your favorite beverage, if your hands are busy grilling on the BBQ these men's cargo shorts have you covered. 

Men’s summer outfits - Floral Button Up and Cargo Shorts

2. T-shirts & Tanks

Almost every outfit requires a basic t-shirt or tank as a foundational layer. These essential apparel items can be built upon and accessorized to create any look you desire. Whether it’s a crisp, plain white tank or a soft, v-neck tee, men’s summer styles benefits from a solid base layer. Plus, being able to add and remove layers as needed is ideal for ensuring you’re comfortable the entire day, no matter what the weather throws your way.

3. Collared Shirts

For 2020, fashion experts are feeling inspired by bold patterns, from animal print to tye-dye and Arab-inspired textiles. These detailed fabrics provide a focal point for even the most laid-back outfits. A collared shirt is a perfect way to incorporate this trend into your own personal style. These shirts add a dignified touch to your appearance, without being too formal or stuffy to wear. If you’re interested in giving this 2020 men’s summer fashion a try, check out our Fletcher Short-Sleeve Printed Shirt. It’s lightweight and breathable, so it’s guaranteed to keep you cool even on the sunniest day, and it’s available in five different summer-inspired prints.

Guys Summer Outfits

4. Pants

Jeans may be a staple in your closet that you rely on, but have you met denim’s comfier, trendier friend, the jogger-pant? Another popular men’s summer fashion trend, this pant style combines relaxation and style seamlessly. These mens pants are the epitome of satisfying swag, so if you’re looking for a pair to rock this summer, check out our Presmont Sidestripe Jogger. They come with an elastic waistband and drawstring for an adjustable fit and are tapered at the bottom— a fit that’s ideal for showing off your favorite kicks. Cargo pants for men are also making a comeback in the fashion world.

5. Shoes

Shoes are the icing on the proverbial cake that is men’s summer outfits. So, if you’re looking to put together some photo-worthy men’s summer fashion 2020 styles this year, you’ll want to pay attention to your shoe collection. There are a ton of hot-off-the-press options to choose from, but remember— it’s all about finding designs that match your own unique style. And don’t feel like you have to shell out heaps of cash for designer items— many everyday brands have options that are just as awesome!

6. Trending Patterns, Prints, and Fabrics

As mentioned above, it’s all about show-stopping, snazzy prints when it comes to summer wear for men this year. This means that when putting together their summer outfits, men may need to step a little outside their comfort zone. Whether it’s a paisley dress shirt, a casual, geometric short, or a plaid shirt jacket, adding texture and dimension to guy’s summer outfits will be a must in 2020. Some other popular patterns include buffalo plaid, thin blue stripes, and shepherd’s check. And don’t forget— if you’re not 100% confident pairing different designs, most retail clerks are happy to help you put together an ensemble that works.

Summer looks for men

At Unionbay, we’re all about providing our male customers with apparel that’s nice to look at and appropriate for their lifestyle. For more than 30 years, we’ve been coming up with clothing designs that are strictly focused on the functional needs of our customers first, and on style for an extremely close second. 

Are you looking for men’s summer fashions that are cool, comfortable to wear, and available at a fair price? Browse our collection of men's clothing online today! Also available in big and tall sizing!