It’s All About the Smart Casual Shirt for Summer 2020
Summertime is calling, and for dapper gents looking to venture out and about this season, American-made shirts are definitely making a welcome comeback! As lockdown restrictions continue to ease across the globe, we can’t help but notice more people entering back onto the social scene amidst a ‘new normal’ way of life. From solo coffee dates and fun family outings to couples enjoying an all-dressed-up date night or two, there are plenty of occasions to flex your fashion street cred while still staying safe this month.
At Bullet Blues we love to follow the latest runway trends, for both women’s and menswear, and today we’re casting the style spotlight over to the guys with the mention of an all-round fashion favorite – the ever cool, ever casual button-up shirt. Currently we stock a selection of 6 American-made shirts, so you can easily switch up your summer wardrobe and focus on tailoring your look ready for that next important occasion.
Here are some of our finest style separates, handpicked to help you rock the ultimate cool guy look this season…
Go Nautical Blue with The Chambray Shirt
Whether you’re heading out for evening drinks with the guys or entertaining a special female friend, if there’s one thing a lady can’t resist it’s a sharp-dressed man – shout out to ZZ Top. From blue collar fishermen to classic celebrity icons like Steve McQueen and James Dean, smart sailor style has long been a trend that’s reworked and enjoyed for its cool, effortless vibe. If you want to channel this timeless trend, you could easily amp up your masculine American charm with a true blue edition that belongs at the forefront of your summer wardrobe. Say hello to our ‘Chambray’ designer shirt that’s made here in the USA. Fashioned from a premium cotton fabric that’s ultra lightweight and soft against the skin, your style efforts certainly won’t go unnoticed in this Bullet Blues favorite. Layer over a classic white tank top leaving your Chambray shirt untucked and buttoned down, or button-up then suit up for a more refined take on summer tailoring. For the jeans part of your outfit, you have plenty of options to choose from here. Whether you prefer light stonewashed denim, mid-wash styles or a darker blue hue, this charming Chambray shirt is versatile enough to pair with any American-made jean of your choosing.
The Bullet Blues Summer Staple: Colorful American-Made Shirts
Torn between which color palette to rock this season? Why not introduce a burst of warming colors to your summer menswear edit with our ‘Amber Flame’ button-up shirt made in USA. With a calendar of fun-filled occasions to look forward to, the heatwave months offer the perfect excuse to spruce up your outfit and play with prints a little. Whether you’re used to standing out from the crowd and need one of our colorful American-made shirts for your collection, or perhaps you want to make a new and improved impression in the style department? Either way, this cool and casual plaid piece offers an array of sunshine hues to brighten up your lockdown days, while giving you true-to-fit comfort like never before. For a nod to laid-back all-American styling, pair this statement shirt with Bullet Blues’ ‘Nationalist Nuit’ relaxed fit indigo jeans and western boots worn underneath. You’ll be rocking your best summer cowboy look in no time.
If you like the above choice of American-made shirts, be sure to bring your new season style up to speed and check out our entire range here. Fashion is all about having fun, so why not mix up your summer wardrobe and create smart casual looks you can enjoy any day of the week!