Now if you think we’re favouring the ladies solely for the graduation edition, think again! And as Neil Sedaka’s Calendar Girl song goes (Lyrics: Maybe if I ask your dad and mom, (June) They’ll let me take you to the Junior Prom), we’re sure your date’s parents will be more than happy to let you bring their precious girl to graduation night seeing how dapper you look in these selection of 9 outfits to choose from.
If you’ve ever watched an episode of Gossip Girls, do you realise how Chuck Bass always steals the show from Nate? That’s because that man knows how to dress. They say dress to impress and we cannot agree more. So if you’re looking for that perfect suit, might we suggest this coffee coloured suit that’s guaranteed to put you on the road map to winning the heart of your date, all for the price of $82 here.
There’s no rule that states that you have to wear a suit that fits you to a tee. In fact, this navy oversized blazer and tailored pants ensemble priced at $55 and paired with a loose fit tee shirt is a common runway look this season. Additionally, its cotton material is definitely weather appropriate. Click here to find out more.
If you would like to play it safe and am in search for a suit with muted colours, perhaps this grey number will do the trick. Get this here at just $60.
Now, we know athleisure is taking over the fashion world like a storm. You may argue that the trend is on its way out but hear us out. Imagine marrying the smart and sharp look with comfort, now do I have your attention? This pastel green cotton blazer would instantly compliment any pastel dress your date is coming in, which makes for a good couple coordinate, am I right? Additionally, the drawstring pants will ensure you don’t burst the buttons on your pants while wolfing down on your graduation dinner. At $123, this suit also comes in a pastel pink. Visit the webstore here.
So you’re one who does not believe in dressing up for graduation parties, or you find no reason to buy an entire new outfit and would rather focus on just one good piece to tide you through. If you have to get only one statement piece, then this checkered blazer at $40 is the one. Simply pair it with a white shirt or tee shirt with baggy pants for an effortless yet stylish look. Check it out here.
Or if you’re not into the whole suits game, citing the weather as a reason, we get you. This white shirt with a floral pocket is more than enough to up your graduation party ante. Pair this with a floral brogue and black hand-carry bag and you’re all set to go. Get this shirt here at $20.
There seems to be an ode to the old going on right now and we’re not one to not jump on this bandwagon (and yes, I’ll readily admit to being an oldie at heart). So when we saw this thick striped shirt on the Taobao web, how could we say no?! Not much accessorising is needed for this top, just a mop head paired with high socks and leather shoes and you will blend right in with the Beatles. Still a classic and forever will be. Best yet, this is available for $20 here.
If for some reason you’re not really feeling up for graduation but wouldn’t mind getting a shirt or two to add to your wardrobe, we highly recommend this mandarin collar shirt retailing for $30 here. For a more formal look, pair it with your smartest dress pants to give an instant sharp look. For a more casual take, a jogger pants or just any pair of your favourite slacks will do. The top also comes in green, which you may wish to get if you’re opting for an informal look.
There’s no such thing as too many white shirts. And so, we’re ending this graduation dress guide with this basic staple in every men’s wardrobe. The shirt is made of 100% breathable cotton, so you can go ahead and button up without the fear of perspiring too much. This shirt also comes in grey if you’re looking for more colour varieties. Get it here at $30.