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The Best Men’s Polo Shirts: 9 Styles For Every Type of Guy

Comfortable as your favorite t-shirt, and ready for pretty much any occasion, the best polo shirts have never been better.

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The Best Polo Shirts to Buy Now

How to Look Good in a Polo Shirt

To find your new favorite polo focus on fit and fabric. The polo should be flattering to your form, with sleeves that lightly hug — not strangle — your biceps and shoulders.

The proper polo shirt also isn’t too tight through your chest and stomach. It should hit at about your belt line, so you can wear it tucked or untucked. The fabric should ideally be lightweight and breathable. This could mean it’s made from cotton or cotton blends, or with performance-minded stretch fabrics (including merino wool). Older polos were typically made only from cotton pique, a stuffier fabric prone to overheat. Avoid those if you’re able.

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