The Sartorialist isn’t convinced by shorts suits, but his images of sports jackets worn with shorts does indeed work well for the summer months. If you’re not sold on the idea of a shorts suit but want to look smart this summer see after the jump for my outfit pick which team madras with a pale chambray check and sturdy leather plimsolls. Clubmaster-style sunnies add a dose of bookish retro and the jacket finishes of the smart look.
Madras shirt, A.P.C: 70E. Ted Baker ‘Edberg’ plimsolls, asos: £50. Fine check short, River Island: £24.99. Taupe skinny jacket, Topman: £65. Clubmaster style glasses, asos: £12. Vintage black belt, Plaid Pony Vintage: $22.