Stylish Summer Performance Wear In All Blue Hues

Six highly-functional, handsome pieces for besting warm weather

As the season’s higher temperatures set upon parts of the world, a wardrobe change isn’t just for style, it’s to incorporate technical advancements. Not everyone is an athlete, but in summer everything from boardwalk runs to tennis matches and late-night strolls become easier with the right gear. The following six pieces all incorporate advancements, either in material or design. They also carry a distinct style—some …

Pherrow’s ‘Bakapile’ Collection from Japan

A raw cotton look, dip-dyed in indigo, make for a summery outfit

Meguro, Tokyo-based casual sportswear brand Pherrow’s turned 25 this year, and they’ve dedicated the SS16 season to all things “Blue.” Though known for their American-inspired denim (with back patches displaying “Japan’s Magnificent Garment”), Pherrow’s Bakapile capsule offers some awesome vintage vibes for this summer. Each 100% cotton henley, hoodie and more has a raggedy, terrycloth/chenille texture to it and available in a few different colors. …

Fashion Meets Function with ADAY’s Activewear

Elegant staples that perform from office to gym to dinner, thanks to technologically advanced fabrics

We’ve seen the rise of independent brands like Outdoor Voices blurring the line between gym attire and streetwear, and fellow newcomer ADAY sets the bar high for apparel that can perform, but also, not look like gym attire. In fact, a quick scroll through their webshop shows 11 pieces that don’t scream activewear, but could collectively be mistaken for a minimalist, contemporary fashion brand. Short …