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16 Head-Turning Men’s Swim Trunks to Sport This Summer

The good news: You don't need to have spent all winter locked in the gym to turn heads on the beach this summer. But you will need to upgrade those drab old-school board shorts with the hems to your knees (a definite faux-pas in 2019). Here are the 16 best men's swim trunks that will get you the right kind of double-takes this swimsuit season. Dive in!


Ted Baker London Pose Geo Print Swim Trunks

Cool geometric prints will help you stand out in the crowd, and a comfortable cinched waist makes this pair super easy to wear.

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Saturdays NYC Timothy Peak Palm Swim Short

Get ready for a tropical adventure with these palm leaf-adorned trunks.

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Onio Elastic Calder 7.5 Swim Trunks

Trend-averse dudes: this black chino-styled suit is for you.

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Vilebrequin St. Barth Swim Trunks

The name says it all—you'll feel like you're in St. Barth (or at least look like you belong there) in these splurge-y shorts.

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Bonobos The Banzai E-Waist Trunk

Every gent under the sun will look good in this modern, elastic-waist printed trunk.

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Topman Geo Shapes Swim Trunks

Don't shy away from funky patterns—we love the vibrant colors on these wild shorts.

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PacSun Jetty Stripe Swim Trunks

Perfect your Weekend at Bernie's look by pairing these striped shorts with some high-top Chuck Taylors.

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Polo Ralph Lauren Traveler Swim Trunks

This classic pastel pair is perfect for preppy dudes.

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Orlebar Brown Bulldog Sport Black Swim Trunks

The benefit of wearing a more fashion-forward suit? Throw on a white tee and voilà, you're ready for the beach bar.

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Patagonia Baggies Short Swim Trunks

This turquoise pair is a fail-safe choice for the guy who wants to experiment with something on-trend but isn't ready to go all-out with patterns quite yet.

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Boto Rio Regular Fit Swim Trunks

Constructed from lightweight mesh-backed fabric, these trunks dry super quick.

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H&M Swim Shorts

Embrace the nautical trend with these thin striped shorts from H&M.

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Filson Green River Hybrid Shorts

If you're looking for a suit that will last a few seasons, go for these timeless trunks from quality outdoor rec brand Filson.

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Club Monaco Arlen Seersucker Swim Trunks

A classic striped seersucker pattern makes this pair ideal for East Coast escapes like Nantucket and the Hamptons.

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Lacoste x Keith Haring Boardshorts

Show off your artsy side with these Keith Haring illustrated board shorts.

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ASOS DESIGN Swim Shorts (Set of Two)

Channel Armie Hammer in Call Me By Your Name with these bright green short-shorts.

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