Men who love sweatshirts know that it’s one of the few genuine items in men’s fashion that are seasonless, easy to layer, and flatters every body type. With so many different types of sweatshirts now available, you can easily find one that matches your personal style. Comfortable, snuggly and oh-so fuzzy, they have the ability to keep you warm during winter. Initially introduced as athleisure, in modern times, a men's sweatshirt is worn as loungewear and streetwear too.
Men's Sweatshirt: Everything You Should Know About
We’ve created this mini guide to give you some tips on how to wear a sweatshirt in a variety of ways and help you find your look.
How To Wear A Men's Sweatshirt?
A neutral coloured clean-cut sweatshirt plays nice with smart-casual looks. Wear it with chinos or selvedge denim and complete the look with either sneakers or Derby shoes.
You can also layer your sweatshirt under a jacket or coat. Wear it under a casual suit or a formal overcoat for a touch of elegance. Finish off this look with leather sneakers.
Match it with bomber jackets, leather jackets or varsity jackets for casual outfits. Let the waistband come out below the jacket for a pop of colour. For a streetwear look, pair this fit with nice high-tops.
Try to Combine an oversized sweatshirt with slim-fit pants. This will help you be comfy but also make you look more put together. Complete the look with white sneakers.
For a trendy look with this athleisure, throw some joggers on. Practical, yet stylish, this look will help you do your chores while staying comfortable. Complete this outfit with fresh kicks.
Pair your Ripped Jeans with oversized sweatshirts for a classic and cozy look. is great for getting things done. Finish this outfit with sandals.
What To Look For in a Men's Sweatshirt?
While choosing a sweatshirt the options are almost limitless. To help you pick the right one, below are a few points to consider before buying a sweatshirt.
- The Collar of your sweatshirt must not be too tight nor too loose.
- The shoulder seams of your sweatshirt should sit on the shoulder bone.
- Your sweatshirt should have long, loose sleeves, with a ribbed hem and cuffs that reach the wrists.
- Your sweatshirt should be long enough for the waistband to end below your hips.
- The sweatshirt's waistband should have a snug fit around the hip but the torso part should be rather loose.
How to Care for a Men's Sweatshirt?
A general rule of thumb is to wash your sweatshirt after about five or six wears. Since sweatshirts are fairly low-maintenance, it will ensure their longevity. While most sweatshirts are made with anti-pill technologies, some pilling may still occur after years of wear. To prevent sweatshirts from pilling in the wash turn them inside out. Wash on delicate or hand wash your sweatshirts. Avoid using a dryer and leave your sweatshirts out to air dry.
A classic men's sweatshirt is versatile and should be a part of every man's wardrobe. It can be worn stylishly in almost any situation, you just have to know how to style it. We hope you got some tips from this guide on how to style sweatshirts and find the right fit. If you're looking for one, pick yours from our collection of stylish men's sweatshirts that embrace various cuts, patterns and designs.
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