With summer slowly settling in the northern hemisphere, a gentleman’s getaway line-up is no longer complete without a pair of swim shorts able to take him from the beach to lunch in town, or down to the gym. Either teamed with basic polo T-shirts and sandals for a relaxed summer look, or dressed-up with white linen shirts and comfortable slip-on shoes for a smart-casual look, the swim shorts are a definite must for the season.
From timeless neutrals, to bold colours and vibrant prints, take a pick at 12 of the best men’s swim shorts for summer 2014.
Shop the look:
Image one: David Beckham Swimwear for H&M; Orlebar Brown Setter Short-Length Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Faconnable Mid-Length Cotton-Blend Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Dolce & Gabbana Swim Shorts at Farfetch.com; Saturdays Surf NYC Curtis Mid-Length Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.
Image two: Orlebar Brown mid length swim shorts at Farfetch.com; Barba Napoli Mare printed swim shorts at Farfetch.com; Frescobol Carioca Ipanema Mid-Length Printed Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Saturdays Surf NYC Curtis Check Mid-Length Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Orlebar Brown spring / summer 2014 campaign.
Image three: Etro Mid-Length Paisley-Print Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Frescobol Carioca Angra Mid-Length Printed Swim Shorts at Mr Porter.com; Orlebar Brown Bulldog Mid-Length Printed Swim Shorts at Mr Porter; Reiss Nature Print Swim Shorts at Reiss.com; Nautica S/S ’14 runway presentation.
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