The polo-sneaker mash-up

They’re the perfect pairing for the in-between season.

A polo is not just a polo anymore. The latest iterations for men include logos based on vintage gaming and allover postcard prints. The eye-catching designer polo is a staple for the days when summer turns to fall and a t-shirt just feels insubstantial. And in sneakers, these high-fashion toppers find their ideal match.

1. prada contrast-pocket cotton-pique polo shirt

Nodding to Miuccia Prada’s original sporty nylon bags, this polo shirt features an oversize zipper pocket in the same material, finished off with the familiar triangular Prada plaque.
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…& fendi rubber-strap tech-knit sneakers

Continue the industrial look with these sneakers coated with durable royal blue polyurethane to add a hit of color.
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2. gucci polo with logo patch

A bright polo with pop culture cred, this shirt features a reimagined Gucci logo that recalls a vintage ‘80s SEGA one.
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…& fear of god basketball paneled leather high-tops

Keeping with the ‘80s redux theme, these “basketball” sneakers are a men’s couture version of the high-top style then worn by the Boston Celtics. Now in a fresh white with grey trim on a chunky serrated sole, they’re an ideal matchup for a bright red polo.
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3. dolce & gabbana italy print cotton-piqué polo shirt

If you’re still dreaming about your European vacation, take a little piece of la dolce vita with you into fall via this polo featuring postcard-perfect illustrations.
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…& common projects suede slip-on sneakers

Keep the casual vacation vibe going with these easy slip-ons in an uncommonly versatile shade of pink.
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4. rowing blazers authentic polo jersey with satin stripe

This New York men’s purveyor has revived the original polo jersey with a signature hand-sewn diagonal satin stripe.
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…& buscemi ventura low-top runner

This Italian-made sport shoe is a luxury rendition of your typical cross-trainer. Paired with an authentic sporting polo, it’s a winning combination.
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