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Summer's officially here, time to throw your trunks on

Our favorite trunks this summer.
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Photo: Aether

June 20th marks the first officialy day of summer so we've collected our favorite swim trunks this season, from the affordable to the surf-ready and the ultra-technical.

Aether Coastal Lace-Up

Photo: Aether

Photo: Aether

Aether's Coastal Lace-Up hiding a bit of tech behind that minimalist design. The shorts are made from a two-way stretch fabric and the shorts feature no stitching and use seam welding technology to reduce any potential chafing. 

$135, aetherapparel.com

Outerknown Pocket Evolution Trunk

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Photo: Outerknown

Kelly Slater's eco-conscious Outerknown Pocket Evolution Trunks are made from a material called ECONYL, a fabric recycled from fishing nets and other waste product to create a beach-friendly nylon. 

$95, outerknown.com

Everlane Swim Short

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Photo: Everlane

Everlane keeps things reasonably priced with a solid pair of basic trunks. Their quick-drying nylon features a water-repellent treatment and is resistant to chlorine.

$45, everlane.com

Zegna Quick-Dry Swimsuit

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Photo: Zegna

Zegna's Quick-Dry Swimsuit is for the globe-trotters out there who want a lightweight travel-ready trunk. The shorts pack into its own pouch and is ready to go all year round. 

$175, zegna.com

Outlier New Way Shorts

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Photo: Outlier

Quite possibly the most versatile of the group, Outlier's New Way Shorts are perfect in and out of the water with a lightweight fabric called F.Cloth that's stretchy, breathable, and lightly coated with a DWR treatment. 

$125, outlier.cc

Sunspel Mid-Length Swim Short

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Photo: Sunspel

Known for dressing James bond himself, Sunspel updates their perfectly tailored Swim Short in a more contemporary length that sits just above the knee that is perfect for double duty as your vacation short and swim trunk. 

$210, sunspel.com

Patagona Wavefarer Board Shorts

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Photo: Patagonia

You can't round up a collection of swim trunks without a pair wrapped in a tropical print. Patagonia's Wavefarer shorts are a staple of their collection and features quick-drying nylon, DWR coating, and 50+ UPF sun protection. 

$69, patagonia.com

Saturdays for Mr Porter Ennis Classic Boardshort

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Photo: Saturdays

Designed exclusively for the stylish gents at Mr Porter, Saturdays Ennis Classic Boardshort is a style that'll never go out of fashion. Perfect for relaxing on the Riviera and can even be the perfect complement to a crisp white button up. 

$85, mrporter.com

Almond Lumberjack Trunks

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Photo: Almond

Ideal for flying under the radar, Almond's Lumberjack shorts are made in California from a premium Japanese cotton-nylon blend and triple-needle stitching keeps them extra durable. 

$79, almondsurfboards.com

Mollusk Cut Out Stripes Trunks

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Photo: Mollusk

You can never go wrong with stripes and this pair from surf-favorite Mollusk definitely hits it out of the park. Double needle construction and made right there in the good ol' USA. 

$66, mollusksurfshop.com

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