How To Style Our Windsor Madras Shorts

How To Style Our Windsor Madras Shorts

Our Windsor Madras shorts are the perfect summer shorts. We've put together a few ways to wear them, inspired by the iconic menswear book, Take Ivy.

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Pair Madras shorts with a polo for the beach.

For a timeless Ivy League ensemble, pair your Windsor Madras shorts with a classic polo shirt. Opt for a solid-coloured polo in a complementary colours, such as white, navy, or light pink, to let the vibrant patterns of the shorts take centre stage. This combination gives a refined and casual elegance, perfect for summer gatherings at the beach or even a leisurely day on campus.

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A classic shirt for a smart-casual outfit.

Channel the coastal charm of the Ivy League with a striped or plain shirt paired with your Windsor Madras shorts. Choose a striped button-down shirt in classic navy and white or opt for a bold red. The interplay of stripes and checks creates a visually interesting ensemble, which gives a sense of relaxed elegance. A classic Ivy style is also paired with a long-sleeve oxford shirt with a button-down collar. The more worn the shirt is, the better.

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Layers are essential.

When the weather cools down, don't let go of your Madras shorts just yet. Layer them with a lightweight jumper for a smart and polished look. Choose a V-neck or crew-neck jumper in a neutral colour, such as beige or light grey, to create a balanced outfit. This combination adds a touch of refinement to your summer ensemble, making it suitable for evening outings or slightly cooler days.

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Complete the Look with Loafers.

When it comes to footwear, aim for a classic and refined aesthetic, and slip on a pair of leather loafers to complement your Windsor Madras shorts ensemble. Brown or tan hues work well, and don’t be afraid to go sock-less, or if you dare, try white socks.

By incorporating these styling tips, you can effortlessly infuse your wardrobe with the Ivy League-inspired essence while embracing the vibrant charm of Windsor Madras shorts. So, embrace the spirit of timeless elegance, play with patterns and colours, and confidently stride into the summer season with your Ivy-inspired Madras shorts outfits.





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