When a full suit says too stuffy and Daisy Dukes aren’t the appropriate choice, turn to summer’s newest casual dressy ensemble­: the short suit.

A look that’s still plenty dressy enough for most occasions (especially in laid back Portland), most hot shot designers offered some kind of twist on the trend from Band of Outsiders to Prabal Gurung. Splurge on one of our higher end examples here, or just take in the inspiration for a more affordable option.

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