The Best Shirts Men & Women Can Wear To A Summer BBQ

Summer is all about relaxing and enjoying the warm weather. Sometimes a walk in the park will be sufficient enough to experience the summer months, but undoubtedly there will be at least one bbq that you will attend. This is a good time to bring out a cool outfit to show other attendees that you know your fashion.

But what exactly should one wear to a summer bbq? One point to stress is that you could never be overdressed. This is not a semi-formal sit down dinner with a three course meal we are talking about. A summer bbq is a time to gather with family and friends and to enjoy good food as well.

Let’s take a look at some shirts that are well suited for a summer bbq.


Linen Shirt

A linen shirt is extremely breathable and is great to wear on a very hot day. Pair this shirt with a light colour chinos for a great outfit. Wear leather sandals or a pair of white running shoes as your footwear.

Linen Shirt H&M

Oxford Shirt

A white Oxford shirt can give your summer bbq outfit a clean crisp look. Just be careful to not drop any food or drinks on to it. Wear beige or light gey chinos paired with brown leather loafers to complete this outfit.

Oxford Shirt H&M


There is never a better time to wear a t-shirt than in the summer months. Pair your t-shirt with denim shorts or denim jeans. A pair of white or black running shoes will be all that’s needed to complete this outfit.

T-Shirt H&M


Tank Top

A tucked in tank top is one of the best summer looks a woman can wear, simply because of its simplicity and cool look. Wear a pair of denim jeans and your favourite flat sandals to complete the outfit.

Tank Top H&M

Graphic T-Shirt

A graphic t-shirt can be paired with leggings or bike shorts. Wear a solid colour running shoes to complete the look and keep your accessories to a minimal to keep with the laid back look.

Graphic T-Shirt H&M

Tunic Shirt

A tunic shirt is great to wear in the summer with a white pants and wedge sandals. Any colour will go well, just make sure that your pants or shorts can go well, keep it neutral if you are unsure. Keep your accessories minimal.

Tunic Shirt Net-A-Porter

Please leave a comment and subscribe for our newsletter and special promotions.


You may not reproduce or communicate any of the content on this website, including files downloadable from this website, without the permission of the coatFibers. See Terms of Use.