8 of the Best Short Sleeve Shirts for Men

Now the winter is beginning to become a distant memory and spring and summer sitting tantalisingly close ahead, we’re beginning to turn our attention to the warm weather wardrobe choices. One of the main pieces of apparel that we’ll be filling our wardrobe with is that of short sleeve shirts and, luckily, the guys at Huckberry have got a brilliant selection to choose from with some awesome bargains to be had to boot.

Check out our pick of 8 of the best short sleeve shirts for men below:

Howler Brother’s Mansfield Shirt – $46

This limited edition piece from the Huckberry x Howler Brothers capsule collection is exclusively available at Huckberry. Perfect for those looking to add a splash of colour to their spring and summer wardrobe, we’re loving this Howler Brothers Mansfield Short Sleeve Shirt ($46) here at Coolector HQ. This shirt has been rigorously tested by the Huckberry crew on a coastal fly fishing trip so is built for adventure and it has a lightweight and supremely breathable construction for the heat. ($46)


Taylor Stitch Short Sleeve Bandit Shirt – $49

Vintage vibes abound with the Short Sleeve Bandit Shirt from Taylor Stitch ($49) which has a lightweight and breathable construction which is ideally suited to warmer weather. This first class piece of shirting from one of our favourite brands here at Coolector HQ has been built with a casual band collar and just the right amount of linen to deliver the sort of comfort that you’ll demand. The Bandit Shirt adds a refreshing touch of variety to your spring and summer wardrobe and has a shorter length to be worn untucked. ($49)


Wellen Printed Short Sleeve Shirt – $37

Another eye-catching offering for your spring / summer wardrobe, this Wellen Short Sleeve Printed Shirt ($37) represents excellent value for money is right up our street here at The Coolector. It boasts a laid back, palm tree print throughout the shirt and it is the perfect blend of Southern California and North Shore Oahu style. This top notch shirt delivers casual, relaxed vibes with just the right amount of class. While your gut might say “head straight to the beach” after you button it up, Wellen made sure to add plenty of style so you can feel confident wearing it wherever these long summer days take you. ($37)


Tombolo Palm Mosaic Short Sleeve Shirt – $128

Shirts just don’t come any more relaxed or classy than this excellent Short Sleeve Palm Mosaic Shirt from Tombolo ($128). It has a 55% cotton, 45% rayon construction which is incredibly lightweight and breathable and ideally suited to the warmer summer months. The custom palm tree themed design immediately catches the eye and the deep chest pocket with “V” piping is ideally suited for holding sunglasses. Tombolo is bridging the gap between island living and daily living, and that’s something we can definitely get on board with here at Coolector HQ. Each of their vibrantly printed and uniquely authentic shirts is comfortable, stylish, and something a little different for your wardrobe rotation. ($128)


Portugese Flannel Pop Brick Shirt – $37

Portugal’s shirting has gained a bit of a cult following in recent years, and Portuguese Flannel’s range of short-sleeve, button-down shirts are one of our top picks for your wardrobe when the mercury begins to rise. This epic Pop Brick Shirt from Portugese Flannel ($37) has been meticulously well crafted and the materials used really are second to none. This makes this great looking short sleeve shirt an essential addition to any well-rounded warm weather wardrobe and it’s an absolute bargain. ($37)


California Cowboy High Water Short Sleeve Shirt – $74

If we’ve said it once, we’ve said it a million times – all shirts should have a tailor made pocket for storing a craft beer – and none deliver it better than this, frankly awesome, High Water Short Sleeve Shirt from California Cowboy ($74). It has a print taken from original hand painted art prints which has been transposed onto the cotton fabric and the Terry cloth lining is incredibly soft, breathable and 25% more absorbent than cotton. It has a dry pocket with water-resistant construction and hydrophobic zipper which will your phone from splashes and spills and the real icing on the cake is the bottle pocket with double needle reinforcement for holstering a cold one. ($74)


Barbour Short Sleeve Button Down Summer Print – $99

One for lovers of aquatic adventures this spring and summer, this Barbour Short Sleeve Button Down Summer Print ($99) has an effortlessly cool aesthetic that will go with almost any outfit choices you make over the next few months. This cracking piece of apparel from British brand, Barbour, has an all over fishing print and each one is crafted from a light and breathable chambray cotton fabric. The soft-washed finish feels great against the skin right out of the box and it looks just as good untucked as it does tucked. ($99)


Howler Brothers H Bar B Snapshirt – $38

It’s little wonder that Howler Brothers are one of our favourite brands here at Coolector HQ as they regularly release pieces as great as this H Bar B Snapshirt ($38). It is a contemporary take on the classic western shirt that protected cowboys from the blistering heat on the frontier so won’t have any problems with the spring and summer heats your face. The H Bar B Snapshirt has traditional pearl snap buttons with a quick-drying poly-cotton blend. Ideal for activities like fly fishing on a riverbank, kicking back on a beach, or beating the heat at work, this shirt is everything we love about spring and summer. ($38)

Leo is the owner of The Coolector and writes about the stuff he loves. And some stuff that he merely likes.