Men’s polo shirts are THE classic fashion staple that needs no formal introduction. The iconic men’s summer clothing article originally was donned by tennis players for their matches. In present times, it’s just another go-to easy to style top for men that can work with almost everything for any occasion. If you’re a fan of this comfy classic style of men’s shirts – let’s figure out how to style men’s polo for the colder months without looking like you’re heading straight to a tennis court.
#1 The ‘Formally’ Casual Style
Polo shirts are known to be a summer fashion staple for men, however, they’re versatile enough to be worn throughout the year. Find a slim-fit pair of polo shirt with full sleeves and dress it up a little for an elegant suited modern-day classic look. Suits in checkered prints are in vogue for men for fall/winter 2018-19. Pair a royal blue checkered custom-fit jacket and pants with a white polo. If you want to dress it up a notch, add on a blue silk scarf the classic drape way.
#2 The Contemporary Urban Style
Athleisure fashion is one the biggest men’s fashion trend for the year. And if you like the sound of it, pairing a polo shirt with jogger pants and trainers would be right up your alley. Add a retro-cool vibe to your look with some luxe looking vintage sunglasses such as the classic aviators or double bridge Clubmasters. Add on a light cardigan on top if you need some mild layering for the evening.
#3 The Flamboyant Parisian Style
If you really want a head-turner, bold and fashion forward way to style your polo shirt, do it the Parisian way for the winters. This means, wearing a basic polo shirt with straight trousers and use statement accessories to create the WOW factor. Colored leather jackets are trending for men; pick a color to match your scarf and the color of your sunglasses. A printed cashmere scarf with a Parisian knot would look quite smart and edgy. The sunglasses would add an outdoorsy sporty vibe to complement the polo.
A little more dressy than a t-shirt and a little more relaxed than a button-up – a polo is the perfect garment for men to wear at any given day. Owing to its structured fit and form, a polo shirt looks more put together than your average t-shirt but is comfy enough to pull off all day. Now, with the fresh styles we discussed above, you have three new and unique ways to style a polo.