Fall fashion trends and essentials for men: 2022 style guide
LIFE AT FULL SPEED calls for clothes that can keep up. Welcome to a new fleet of multifunctional, lightweight and totally cool gear that can go the distance. To test all of this incredible stuff on the road, we enlisted the help of Formula 1 speed demon Daniel Ricciardo. The lights go out and we leave.
LIGHTEN YOUR LUGGAGE
For maximum travel agility, you need a light and roomy bag. These three from Rains, Tumi, and Shinola are built with lightweight, water-resistant fabrics, easy-access vents, and a sleek design for airport dashes and city hikes.
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FIND A SHIRT THAT WORKS
Utility shirts – sturdy button-up shirts in heavyweight cotton twill – resist wrinkles and are a must-have, especially those for polo ralph lauren. Its line of shirts livens things up with a color-block design and ups the comfort factor with brushed cotton, an airy take on the classic fabric.
MAKE EVERY SECOND COUNT
The new watches blend racing and diving elements, enhancing their core functionality. The Omega Seamaster withstands dives of 20,000 feet (or the deep end of the pool). The Tudor Black Bay Pro, the TAG Heuer Formula 1and the Seiko Chronograph can measure split-second race times (or TGIF countdowns). And the IWC pilot’s watchThe titanium case with its EasX-change system allows you to change straps in seconds.
FIND YOUR FOOT
The wear-everywhere sneaker is as lightweight as it is durable, specially designed for weekend hikes, terminal-to-terminal slogs and urban exploration. This Skechers pick reinforces its outsole with Goodyear rubber (yes, like Goodyear tires), and SolomonThe grippy lace-up hiking boots from feature an ultra-breathable mesh upper. And both EA7 Emporio Armani and the Sorel Breakthrough the sneakers are easy to put on and quick to tie.
Sweatshirts in shoulder seasons are a tough choice. Opt for a round neck to avoid overheating. This one of Unknown takes advantage of a hemp and cotton blend that lets you breathe, is wrinkle-resistant when you’re on the go, and takes up much less room in your suitcase than a bulky hoodie.
These polo ralph lauren Utility pants are made of durable, quick-drying canvas, so you can wear them just about anywhere. Cliff diving, clam digging, driving around the entrance – these are durable as all come out and look much cooler than waders
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Ted Stafford is the Fashion Director of Men’s Health. He oversees all style and fashion content for the brand, and also styles their fashion stories. His active lifestyle informs his passion for translating great designs into real style, a favorite part of his job. Prior to joining Men’s Health, he worked for GQ magazine and Calvin Klein.
As Associate Editor of Men’s Health, Commerce, Christian Gollayan oversees all shopping content on menshealth.com. He returned to New York via Portland, where he served as associate editor of LeManuel.com. Christian’s work has also been featured in InStyle, Food & Wine, the New York Post and Tatler Asia.