5 Days, 5 Ways: The Bright Polo
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Polo shirts are undoubtedly summertime’s smart casual staple. They’ve been around forever with no plans of going anywhere, and they can work their way into a wardrobe of pretty much any style. For a classic summer look, a bright pique polo is the obvious frontrunner, and you can’t go wrong with the original.
The Bright Polo: Lacoste, $89.50
A bright red polo will work without question now through Labor Day, and transition perfectly into autumn’s changing leaves scenery. Below, 5 ways to wear it.
DINNER AND DRINKS
Wear it well: Make sure your attitude is just as refined yet relaxed as this look.
Boat Shoes: Band of Outsiders, $150
Wear it well: Skip a belt, set your watch to the time at your destination and store your flight must-haves in this bag.
Wear it well: Cuff the jeans and watch for hat hair.
Shoes: Cole Haan, $168
Wear it well: Push the sleeves up on the sweatshirt and go sockless (or rock no-shows.)
DAY AT THE PARK
Wear it well: Skip the socks and keep your jacket unzipped.
What color is your go-to polo? Do you prefer pique or choose cotton?
Gabi Meyers is a former intern, turned regular contributor at Style Girlfriend.@gabi_meyers.