Whether you are hanging out at the weekend or going to the office, the rugby shirt looks good on most men, and it hits the sweet spot between smart and casual. So how to wear it 2022 style? The trick is in the details: do up the top button and wear with cargo pants and sneakers. If you want to wear it to work, go for a solid colour in black, navy, or grey and simply add it as an outer layer with a button-down shirt underneath. For a sporty-vibe, pair with textured sports coat and tapered trousers.
Who doesn’t love a baseball jacket? Simply versatile and playing into the authentic varsity theme it’s a shape that is instantly recognisable and oh-so wearable as the weather warms up. Whether you go for the straight-forward and authentic version, think college-preppy worn with jeans and a t-shirt or for a more stylised look with a short-sleeved shirt and chinos you can be sure this throw-on, wear anywhere jacket will become a wardrobe staple.
The current fascination with knitwear and the mid-layer piece combine to make the cardigan a hot favorite in the wardrobe this season. Losing its often-dowdy reputations, themes include geometric all-over design with a mid century feel, colour contrast details and new prep styling. Whether you go for a bolder patterned style or keep it to simpler styling, a cardigan is the ultimate transeasonal layering piece that you’ll love in your wardrobe. Easily styled with denim, t-shirts, and shirts underneath it will work with jeans, tapered cargos, and chinos.
Polo shirts have left their functional roots and become a whole lot more versatile and exciting going into SS22. Say hello to the cleaner, fine knit version of the polo which will replace shirts when it comes to smarter looks. So how do you style this latest version? The smart polo has larger collars, funky patterns and come in fine knits so they can be worn with a suit, loose trousers, loafers, and jeans.
Sweatshirts and hoodies have always been a true wonder garment. They are comfortable and if worn in the right way can be stylish, and thanks to fashion’s ongoing love of streetwear, they will forever have a place in the men’s wardrobe. This season they are taking on a preppy vibe. Wear with a leather or denim jacket for an edgy look or pair with a parka for a contemporary urban feel. Of course, wearing with jeans and sneakers is always acceptable weekend attire.