Being based in Sydney, we’ve been out of winter for a while but the temperature is now finally starting to catch up. The days are becoming consistently warmer and the beach is looking tempting. A good pair of shorts is an essential at this time of year to serve you well through spring and beyond. Here are our top picks – some the best men’s shorts for the warmer weather…
A great pair to have for versatility, Assembly Label’s Ocean Swim Shorts shouldn’t only be left for the water. They work nicely as a casual, daily option too, even if your day doesn’t call for a trip to the coast. The shorts are made from soft cotton for maximum comfort, and feature a drawstring waist for an adjustable fit.
Venroy’s expertise in relaxed and casual wear is unparalleled. Their designs are comfortable while remaining stylish and sleek too. Their Lounge Shorts prove this, with their linen construction being perfect for the rising temperatures. Do as their name suggests and lounge by the pool, beach, on your couch, or anywhere else you choose.
The ideal pair for days and nights out when the weather is warm, Dr Denim’s Dirk Shorts feature a regular tapered leg for a modern fit. Their 100% cotton twill construction makes them soft but highly durable, plus they also feature buttons on the back pockets so your belongings will be kept secure.
The design of these swim shorts by Mocha Salt allows them to work just as well in the city as they do in the water. Featuring a tailored, slim fit, the shorts are crafted from high-quality Spanish polyester. They’re quick dry and also play host to Swiss-made snap buttons as well as self-locking zippers.
Saturdays NYC know swimwear, and they do it well. Testament to that is their Trent Schiffli Swim Shorts, which are constructed from a comfortable cotton-blend. Their simple design makes them a good option to wear out of the water too. They make for a great casual daily wear piece that can be teamed simply with a basic t-shirt or even a light jumper if it’s cool out.
Neuw’s Yankee Shorts are perfect for this season and designed to last you for years. Their rolled hems give off a modern, relaxed look while their Japanese twill construction keeps the shorts durable. The dark colourway is timeless and can be paired easily with a basic t-shirt or a collared shirt if the occasion calls for it.
These modern gym shorts by Olivers are designed to aid performance and deliver durability. Their nylon and spandex construction means they remain comfortable, no matter what your work out of choice is. The shorts feature an inner pocket that can securely hold your phone, wallet, or keys as well as a drawstring for a comfortable fit.
Barney Cools know how to make gear that’s meant to be lived in, and these shorts are no exception. Their casual style is perfect for long days out on the water and other adventures that take you outdoors. The vintage red colour featured above gives them a unique and relaxed look.
The ultra-classic look of these shorts by Boardies Apparel make them a standout at the beach. Their soft, lightweight construction means they’re the perfect pair to be worn for all-day comfort. To top things off, they’re made from a quick-dry material, allowing for greater versatility too.