Esquire (USA) : 2020-06-01



GO AHEAD: DRESS LIKE YOU’RE ON VACATION O S K B O N B E The closest thing to a getaway in your near future may be a Sunday stroll down the block. But dressing like you’re on vacation? It’s never been more necessary. Mix it up. Throw together elements of your “travel wardrobe”—kilim loafers, ikatpatter­ned trousers, a linen shirt—and dress like you’re anywhere but here. Though it won’t change up your routine, that’s not the point. The point is feeling like you’re adventurin­g. Hiking a volcano it is not, yet busting out those ikat trousers might feel just as good. Make yourself a mai tai. Crack open a cold one. Lean all the way in. Your passport can gather dust. Your clothes, however, don’t have to. Let your summer style be a ticket to somewhere bright and bold. Even if it’s your living room. by n t e m e a b ol d s u m m e r st at —Alfonso Fernández Navas S E E There are polos, and there are polos. When you want a luxe-but-louche touch to your summer look, opt for the latter. It’s knitted, and perfect under a sport coat or over shorts. Different—and just a bit daring. 19