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The arrival of summer also brings newer, brighter and more fun styles to men’s dress shirts. Learn more about your wonderful wardrobe options. 

KNOW THY SIZE BEFORE CHOOSING COLORS

GQ Men’s Style Guide

 for sizing men’s dress shirts properly should be one of the very first steps that you take. The color of your shirt and how it plays into your wardrobe and unique look won’t matter all that much at all if you don’t assure that the fit is proper. Use this well written and extremely in-depth style guide to know how to find the shirt that’s perfectly cut for your body. After all, one of the most important parts of your refreshing summer look will indeed weigh heavily on how it looks when you wear it. Fit matters greatly. Assure good fit before anything else. 

POPULAR SUMMER COLORS

Finding the most popular summer colors is a lot easier than you might suspect. Sure, you can glean information from different style magazines. You can watch TV shows about men’s fashion and apparel. Or you could read article after article. However, there’s one shortcut that you can take along the way to extricate all of this effort and speed up the process. Research a few prominent designers and take a look at their new summer collections. For example, a look at the website of a mainstream designer brand such as 

Stone Rose, known for men’s dress shirts

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 tells us that lighter pastel colors are in. It also shows us that pink is the new blue, treated cuffs and collars are hip and fitted shirts will look (and feel) better. 

GAIN ADVICE FROM SEASONED MALE FASHIONISTAS

Sometimes we can all use a bit of advice. In this regard, there are some respected male fashionistas that you can turn to. Once source can be found on 

Men’s Health

 – the popular magazine that’s dedicated to far more than just a man’s health and wellbeing. This printed and online magazine publication offers hundreds of pages of fashion advice that you can use to your advantage. They also regularly cover emerging seasonal fashion trends, and they usually offer plenty of photographic examples. Inclusive of this, it’s not uncommon for the magazine to interview prominent designers and fashion industry veterans to help deliver information to their readers about what is hot and what is not during any given season. 

THINK OUTSIDE OF THE BOX

Finding the hottest men’s dress shirts for summer also should involve a bit of creative brainstorming. Utilize the power of the internet – which is right at your fingertips – and take some time to research other sources online to gain more insight. You will quickly find that in a short period of time a number of plausible ideas will be uncovered that can help you arrive at a conclusion as to what styles, colors and cuts are worthy of being added to your expanding wardrobe this summer. 


Angela Krewnchuk is the founder of METROLIVINGZINE.COM. Prior to starting METROLIVINGZINE.COM Ms Krewenchuk was the Fashion Anthropologist fashion reporter at Retail Insider. Angela was born and raised in Vancouver BC and often jokes about having “webbed feet” due to its rainy climate. Thus far she has managed to successfully resist the Hunter Wellies trend and demonstrates no signs of caving in the near future.  Angela has a lifelong passion for all fashion, lifestyle, and artistic artifacts of design. Ms Krewenchuk is constantly researching the high and low retail landscape and the street sidewalks and back alleys for signs of emergent lifestyle trends. Photography: Sylvester Law /http://www.ssylvesterphotography.com/contact.html, Photo Edits: Cliff Vestegaard / cliff_vestergaard@hotmail.com
Angela Krewnchuk is the founder of METROLIVINGZINE.COM. Prior to starting METROLIVINGZINE.COM Ms Krewenchuk was the Fashion Anthropologist fashion reporter at Retail Insider. Angela was born and raised in Vancouver BC and often jokes about having “webbed feet” due to its rainy climate. Thus far she has managed to successfully resist the Hunter Wellies trend and demonstrates no signs of caving in the near future.  Angela has a lifelong passion for all fashion, lifestyle, and artistic artifacts of design. Ms Krewenchuk is constantly researching the high and low retail landscape and the street sidewalks and back alleys for signs of emergent lifestyle trends. Photography: Sylvester Law /http://www.ssylvesterphotography.com/contact.html, Photo Edits: Cliff Vestegaard / cliff_vestergaard@hotmail.com