Outerknown’s Merino Swim Trunks Are Ready for a Summer on the Water

Outerknown’s Merino Swim Trunks Are Ready for a Summer on the Water

When you think of Merino wool, you probably imagine a drawer full of warm winter clothing, or maybe a pair of comfy hiking socks. You likely don’t think about summer wear, especially not a pair of swim trunks. But Outerknown, the outdoor apparel brand founded by pro surfer Kelly Slater, is changing the way we think about wool with the new Woolaroo trunks, released earlier this month.

 

We got our hands on a pair while touring Kelly Slater’s Surf Ranch, and we’re here to tell you it’s time to leave the itchy stereotypes about wool behind. These 100 percent Merino wool trunks feel great, are super tough, and they’re eco-friendly, too. If you’re in the market for a pair of hard-working trunks that can stand up to a summer’s worth of surfing, swimming, and … Read the rest

Lululemon Has All Your Father’s Day Athleisure Gifts

Lululemon Has All Your Father’s Day Athleisure Gifts

Looking for a great Father’s Day gift? Lululemon has tons of guys’ stuff that Dad will love. From perfect gym shorts to tech shirts, chinos, and more, Lululemon has a great selection of men’s clothes that are sure to please.

Lululemon is designed by a team of active, fitness-minded designers that know what it takes to make great athletic wear. From hidden gadget pockets to odor-fighting fabrics, each piece of Lululemon tech gear is made precisely for what you use it for.

But it’s more than just athletic wear. From great chinos and fun short-sleeve summer button-downs to awesome rain jackets and backpacks, there’s something for every dad to love at Lululemon. Even the performance underwear and no-show socks are great. And with free shipping and returns, there’s no excuse not to give Dad some Lulu athleisure clothes this year.

From where we’re sitting, Lululemon’s technical menswear is as expertly Read the rest

The Best New Men’s Polo Shirts to Wear This Summer

The Best New Men’s Polo Shirts to Wear This Summer

We’ll tell you something you probably already know: Polo shirts aren’t just a uniform for the golf course. The simple three-button collared shirt is now available in more fabrics, patterns, and styles than ever before, and brands are experimenting with new interpretations of the menswear staple. Whether or not they’ve been in your rotation before, the latest crop of men’s polo shirts are making a strong case for spot in your dresser.

But as you’ll see below, there are lots of great options to choose from. Picking the right polo for you depends on a few different variables, so we reached out to stylists for guidance on what to look for. First off: Make sure you pick one that fits. Size up if the buttons are pulling, says Lisa Cameron, stylist to celebs like Queer Eye‘s Karamo … Read the rest

The Best New Sunglasses You Can Wear on Any Adventure

The Best New Sunglasses You Can Wear on Any Adventure

Whether you’re heading out on a long bike ride or lounging by the pool, no outdoor summer activity is complete without a good pair of shades. And if you’ve been toting around the same frames for years—or your good pair went overboard at the lake last season—now’s the perfect time to upgrade. Brands are rolling out their newest spring and summer sunglasses, so you have plenty of great options to choose from.

Although they fall into the “accessory” category, a good pair of frames is really an essential. They can make or break an outfit, says Courtney Mays, stylist for NBA player Kevin Love.

“Sunglasses are the final touch to complete a look,” she says. “They add that instant cool factor, even if you’re in sweats.”

When picking out a new pair, focus on fit, shape, … Read the rest