Check Mate!: Summer Prints for the Guy Next Door
Get close enough to the king in a game of chess, and you are set to utter two of the most triumphant words known to the English language: “check mate.” This season check patterns are making a big comeback in menswear, yet it’s of the utmost importance to avoid looking like an actual checker board. Try some of these easy-to-integrate pieces to look polished, not like a picnic blanket.
As this subtly patterned shirt shows, sometimes bigger isn’t always better.
As pirates have known for years, a few patches go a long way towards giving a look some edge.
About TracyOneill Tracy is a freelance writer based out of Brooklyn obsessed with nutritional supplements, mediocre music, audacious (to put it politely) apparel, literary giants, and perfecting the fine art of the Sunday Bloody Mary.