Welcome summer with bright shades. It’s time to ditch your coats, sweaters and heavy knitted trousers and update your wardrobe with everything cool, colourful and comfy. Because your closet reflects your personality, never scrimp on putting in the hard work. A rule of thumb for that winner's look? Choose your accessories smartly.
Jazz it up
Stand out with a Ralph Lauren's Navy Blue Equestrian Print Polo Shirt. Contrasting stripe details on the collar and 'Ralph Lauren' logo script embroidery on the left sleeve, makes it a perfect choice for those casual summer parties.
Rs 41,000; Ralph Lauren
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Men experience skin problems just as women. Patchy skin, blemishes, spots, redness, and even dark circles — men go through it all. Bobbi Brown's Vitamin Enriched Face base is an advanced oil-free face formula, with Shea Butter that instantly hydrates, softens and cushions skin. It has vitamins B, C and E and grapefruit and geranium fragrances leave a light, uplifting scent on skin.
Rs 5,600; Bobbi Brown
Believe it or not, a belt can define your style – so choose it wisely. Gucci’s black leather belt with squared buckle and metal design details in gold finish can be a perfect choice to up your fashion game.
Price on request; Gucci
Want to make a first impression? Do it in style with Ted’s BENNI tie with a floral finish. The dark and mysterious flower design can help you become the talk of any boardroom or party.
Price on request; Ted Baker
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A must-have for any wardrobe, these sneakers are made with raw materials sourced from organic farming and agricultural greens. These are great for wearing with jeans or trousers, with the bonus of being made with sustainable practices.
Rs 14,000 onwards; Veja and Bhaane
If fitness is your thing and you can't do without going to the gym, the Brooklyn gym bag is a must-have for you. Its durable nylon construction and two-way zip fastening gives you an edge. It also features plenty of pockets both inside and out, including a ventilated side pocket for storing shoes and post-workout laundry.
Rs 34,500; Michael Kors
Sunny side up
Sunny days are back! Olive green is the perfect shade for every season and with these navigator sunglasses by Burberry you can never go wrong in making a style statement. Dark tortoiseshell acetate frames with brown lenses is all you need this March.
Price on request; Burberry
A shabby wallet looks bad, even if you are impeccably dressed. Keeping your business cards in a stylish case is an absolute must for men to make a bold statement. The Bottega Veneta card holder in a blown-up intreccio weave allows you to do just that.
Price on request; Bottega Veneta
Note it down
Carrying a diary looks classy and reflects one's temperament perfectly. Quikrite comes in a premium leatherette jacket sporting a two-tone finish, and with pouches for your cards and cash. The branded metal snap-tab loop securely holds a medium-sized pen. You can also give your Quikrite a personal touch by embossing your name on it.
Rs 1,100; William Penn
Keep your head cool
Summer is almost here, and it's time for you to score one of the best caps that will keep you cool. What can be better than this simple yet iconic Hackett London's cap. You can pair it up with a polo shirt and chino shorts, and look effortlessly stylish.
Rs 10,000; Hackett London
Keen to make more of a statement? What better accessory can there be than a pair of Gucci sunglasses with a chain in black resin and metal with palladium finish.
Price on request; Gucci
Pull 'em up
Socks are probably the only piece of clothing that you can experiment with without making fashion blunders. Knitted in Fred Perry's signature piqué stitch, these cotton-blend socks are soft and breathable — perfect for summer.
Price on request; Fred Perry
Spring is all about a new look and with Tommy Hilfiger's trucker jacket you can do it in style. The cool jacket with double flap pockets, all over tucker-seam detailing, and spread collar can make you stand out.
Rs 7,999; Tommy Hilfiger
Get set go
TUMI has come up with the brand’s first-ever travel collection made with recycled materials. TUMI Merge is perfect for longer vacations and business travel, this large packing case features zip expansion for added space when needed, while thoughtfully placed pockets help you keep your essentials organised.
Rs 97,900; TUMI
Pocket squares have made a real comeback and are an important element in completing a man’s overall look. The Goulian Finch Pure Gold Zari pocket square can fit the style and attitude of every personality and is the very definition of a classic.
Rs 18,000; Goulian Finch
Move in style
While some men may be reluctant to wear jewellery, there’s always a way to do it in the most subtle and stylish way. Bracelets are what every man should own. This one with interwoven gold and platinum links is a perfect choice.
Price on request; PGI