1.    Basic tee
Original Penguin The Bing V-Neck Tee

Every guy needs a good basic tee. This one by Penguin is so soft and lightweight, you’ll almost forget you’re wearing it.

2.    Carry-all
Tanner Goods “Everyday tote”

I know this one isn’t for every dude, but if you’re looking for a carry-all to travel with during Spring Break, this is the one. Made with high quality craftsmanship right here in Portland, Or, this bag will remain sturdy throughout all of your adventures. Available at Tanner Goods

3.    Straw hat
Silent Damir Doma “Arkan” hat

Yes, it’s a hat that lets your head breathe. And it’s a must. Machus carries some of the best menswear and accessories, and this is a great alternative to the thicker cotton caps.

4.     Groom Kit
Mister Groom with Comb and File

Never again will there be a day you forget to comb your hair, thanks to this handy little tool. This highly acclaimed comb and file is great for travelling, or just carrying in your back pocket. Aside from those who have decided to go with a short-hair look, this little tool can spiff you up really quickly if you’re wanting to transition from beach bum to dapper dan.

5.    Watch
WeWood Moon Watch

Yes, we do carry WeWood! This eco-conscious watch is handsome, splash-proof, and made from scrap wood. Even better, for every WeWood product purchased, they will plant a new tree. Cool, right?

6.    Sunglasses
Shwood “Ashland” Glasses

Instead of buying a crappy pair of plastic glasses to shield your eyes, invest in some Shwoods. They are a company based out of Portland that has an amazing selection of well-made sunnies! Each pair comes with 100% UVA/UVB protection. These are available online or at Mario’s, Lizard Lounge, and Compound Gallery.

7.    Belt
RVCA “Little Eagle” belt

Keep your pants on, man! No seriously, do it with this belt. It works great and goes with everything.

8.    Board shorts 
Matix “Drafter” Classic Short

While our store doesn’t have swimwear right now, we know of plenty local stores to choose from. Here’s a pick from the US Outdoor Store in downtown Portland. These are great to swim in or to just wear casually!

9.    Shoes
Generic Surplus x Obey Propaganda “Wino Canvas” sneaker

These shoes are simple and functional; just what every guy needs in his life. You can find these special edition shoes for just under $70 at our favorite Portland shoe store, Solestruck.

10. Twill shorts
RVCA “Marrow” short III

Of course, guys are definitely going to need a pair of twill shorts for Spring. While denim is a good go-to option, it’s nice to have a regular twill pair in a good neutral color. These shorts by RVCA are available at our shop right now, but hurry cause they’re going fast!