It’s often believed that men’s fashion trends are less dynamic in comparison to women’s. For this reason, not many people bother to keep abreast with some of the world’s current male fashion trends given the laid back and casual attitude that has enshrined their fashion domain for decades. To break away from lackluster male fashion traditions, embrace some of these top men’s fashion trends of 2016.
In the previous years, a single pattern has often been picked to dominate the male fashion scenes, in every fashion capital of the world. The year 2016 has taken a new twist and turn by presenting a head-to-toe outlook that’s characterized by an array of patterns. Fashion experts, however, warn that though the trend is applicable whether you’re looking forward to come out boldly in shirts and trousers, suits or casual attires, it should be exercised with extreme caution to avoid big bold print fashion disasters.
Distressed Jeans Wear
Unfinished jeans wear was the in thing a couple of years ago. In 2016, they have nevertheless become even more distressed as they no longer have two or three patched or loose hanging fibrous stitches. They have completely ripped out front, sideways or backside outlooks. In essence, their appearance is similar to a denim cloth that has been tattered using tiger-like claws or a powerful eagle’s talons. Others are entirely bleached out to make them look old and ancient as there those that are artistically patched to project a 21st-century fashion idea that commands an awesome futuristic fashion bearing.
Suede Jackets, Socks, and Sandals
Suede jackets come in all sorts of colors and designs to cater for a wide range of fashion tastes across the globe. Other than giving you the 70s vibe, these jackets are intricately designed to grace numerous occasions, making it possible for you wear them to both official and casual functions without experiencing any fashion-related regrets. In case you want to strike a bolder fashion signature, blend the jackets with socks and sandals or with socks and open shoes that display excitingly coordinated colors.
The Backpack Culture
Carrying a computer bag around the shoulder is a fashion trend that has been fading out in the last couple of years. 2016 may, therefore, be the year when backpacks get to rule the world of men’s fashion accessories, replacing computer bags and briefcases. This trend is anticipated to dominate in 2016 given backpacks’ interesting designs and their ability to complement an array of male outfits in the same manner that women use their handbags to make memorable fashion statements by amalgamating them with their attires.
The Cuban Collar Craze
Most Hollywood critics are of the idea that 2016 is the ultimate year for movie remakes. This means taking old blockbuster movies, modifying their story line and giving them a brand new cast. The same goes for one of the top men’s fashion trends of 2016, and this happens to the Cuban collar outlook from the 50s. Instead of buttoning down your Oxford shirt or taking off your knitwear as the temperatures rise, grab a Cuban collar shirt and its level of comfort will make you understand the reasons behind its popularity in 2016.