Men’s Spring-Summer Style: Fresh Air ‘Fits

Summer brings with it the call for adventure. And preparation is key if you’re planning to explore the great outdoors these coming months, especially for long hikes through the wilderness. So, whether you’re planning to cowboy camp or packing for all eventualities, kit yourself out in ultralight technical fabrics and trail-tested footwear — it’ll make every step that much more enjoyable.

Ranger Tudor

Tudor Ranger
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The Tudor Ranger captures the essence of ‘adventure’ like no other watch on the market. Featuring a ‘T-fit’ clasp and a high-performance manufacture calibre, the Ranger’s latest update puts a sleek, contemporary twist on a Tudor favourite. ($3,730)

Mission Pro Tech Tee by Mission Workshop

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When you’re on the hunt for activewear, functional qualities — like breathability and dry time — are top priority. That said, style is very close second; the Mission Pro Tech Tee delivers on both fronts. Open-knit mesh and enhanced wicking ensure top-notch performance, no matter where your activities take you. ($165)

Crochet Belt Bag by Prada

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Crocheted, sand-coloured yarn sports a summery raffia-effect, making Prada’s lightweight belt bag is a must-have. Textured material gives the centre pouch a breezy, cottage-ready feel; meanwhile, an adjustable woven-tape strap adapts to any and every adventure. (Price upon request)

Gamma Pant by Arc’teryx

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Windbreakers and raincoats are a closet staple, but quality, wind-and-water-resistant pants are hard to come by. That’s why we’re grateful for Arc’teryx — with the Gamma Pant, the premium outwear label meets an oft-overlooked need. Four-way stretch comes courtesy of their soft-shell construction, which also resists wind and water. Drawstring cuffs adjust to every figure, while secure pockets will store all the equipment you need. ($240)

Men’s Motion Scramble Low Lace-Up Waterproof Hiker by Timberland

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If you couldn’t tell from the photo, this pair of Timberlands will make an unbeatable hiking buddy. High-performance is an understatement: the thick outsoles — made with TimberGrip technology — are like the massive tires of a monster-truck. Elsewhere, waterproof membrane locks out unwanted moisture, keeping the shoes’ GreenStride soles dry and comfortable. ($120)

LV Buckle Cotton Shorts by Louis Vuitton Men’s

LV buckle louis vuitton cotton shorts
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With a deep blue pair of cotton shorts, Louis Vuitton proves that ‘functional’ doesn’t have come at the cost of ‘fashionable.’ Elastic threads are woven into the waistband, providing ease and adjustability behind a chic and shiny silver LV buckle. Thanks to their versatility, these shorts are an instant staple. ($1,230)

Hit The Road Backpack by Dior Men

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Dior’s ‘Hit The Road’ backpack is one of many highlights from the brand’s Fall 2024 collection. A glossy leather handle and padded shoulder straps provide a balanced mix of soft and stylish. With aluminum CD buckles and magnetic side pockets, it’s an elevated take on adventure. ($5,900)

Men’s Water-Repellent Anorak Jacket by Timberland

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Timberland’s colourblocked Anorak Jacket is comfortable in every climate. Roughly two-thirds of its material comes from recycled polyester, an example of the label’s eco-friendly practices. Adjustable cordlocks on the hem and hood give it a customizable fit; next time you’re caught in a downpour, pull them tight to keep your core bone-dry. ($160)