Or so laments fashion expert Russell Smith, the author of Mens Style: The Thinking Mans Guide To Dress (Thomas Dunne).
He says spring weather is nice but, with it, comes all sorts of style messes made by clueless guys.
For example, Smith is a big opponent of baseball caps, and believes they shouldnt be worn by guys over the age of 15 unless theyre actually playing baseball.
In fact, Smith is resolutely against hats of any kind, except, perhaps a boater, a type of flat-top straw hat worn by silent film star Buster Keaton or Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins.
Smith also says socks never look good with shorts, mainly because they make mens legs look skinny and guys look shorter.
Finally, if there is one fashion mistake you should always avoid, Smith says its wearing a fanny pack. That is, of course, unless youre a polar explorer or a construction worker.
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