Summer Essentials Guide: The 12 Best Items For Men In 2022

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June has already come and gone.

If you haven’t found the time to kick back and relax in the summer heat, there’s no time to waste. With only a couple of months left in the season, you’ll want to soak up as much sun as you still can.

Whether your ideal summer includes chillin’ with your toes in the sand, fishin’ out on the lake, splashin’ about in the water, or even just grillin’ in the backyard, we’ve got you covered on all the summer essentials this year.

BroBible Summer Essentials Guide (2022)

Fellas, it’s summertime. So let’s make it one to remember. And that starts with having the right gear for whatever the season has in store.

From quality ingredients for the summertime grillmaster to summer-ready styles for the beach bums and much more, we’ve rounded up 12 of the best items below.

Shinesty paradICE™ Ball Hammock® Cooling Boxer Briefs

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Struggling to beat the heat? Shinesty has created a wearable solution to keep you crisp and cool all summer long. The paradICE™ Ball Hammock Cooling Boxer Briefs offer the Triple Chill Effect® with patented micro-cooling technology that is guaranteed to lower the skin’s temperature immediately and continually. Featuring Ball Hammock® pouch technology to keep the family jewels comfortable and multiple designs to choose from—these aren’t just the best cooling underwear, they’re the best underwear, period.


Tropical Bros Swimwear

Tropical Bros Swimwear - summer essentials

Pool party, beach trip, boating adventure; you name it, the Tropical Bros collection of swimwear will have you ready to splash in style. Featuring new 4-way stretch custom fabric, these swimsuits offer incredible flexibility and sit perfectly above the knee. With a multitude of designs, you can even find some matching Hawaiian shirts to pair with.

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Tropical Bros Everyday Polos

Tropical Bros Everyday Polos

Every man appreciates a polo that can be worn both on and off the golf course and Tropical Bros has set out to deliver that perfect polo. Featuring a moisture-wicking outer shell, the Everyday Polos will keep you nice and dry whether you’re on the links, at the bar, in the backyard, or even on casual Fridays. Tropical Bros offers over 25 different styles and the best part is, they all come with a price tag of under $50.

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Traegar Dry Rubs and BBQ Seasonings

Traegar perfect pork rub - summer essentials

For anything you’re fixin’ to grill this summer, Traegar has a spice for it. Bring out the best in your burgers, steaks, and brisket with the bold Traegar Beef Rub. Or add some sweet & savory seasoning to your pork with the Traegar Perfect Pork Rub. And for a rub that can complement everything on the menu, try the ultra-versatile Traegar Rub. With 9 total dry rubs & BBQ seasonings, it’s a summer essential that ensures mouthwatering flavor whenever you fire up the grill this summer.


Good Chop Meat Delivery

Good Chop

If you’re looking for every excuse to fire up the grill this summer, Good Chop is just what you need. Delivering up to 14 lbs (or 28 lbs) of All-American meat and seafood straight to the door every four weeks, Good Chop makes summer grilling convenient and affordable. Skip the trip to the grocery store and build a fully customized box from 47-high quality beef, pork, chicken and seafood cuts.

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Christopher Cloos x Tom Brady Sunglasses

Christopher Cloos x Tom Brady Sunglasses - summer essentials

Sunglasses are a must-have item for any summer activity and the Christopher Cloos x Tom Brady collaboration delivers iconic craftsmanship with three collections of eco-friendly sunglasses. Inspired by the seven-time Super Bowl champion’s taste for minimalistic, timeless designs and a holistic approach to health and wellness, these sunglasses are made with 100% eco-friendly, recyclable and biodegradable material. Now you can feel good while also looking good for the entire summer.

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UAG – Civilian With MagSafe Series iPhone 13 Pro Max Case

Urban Armor Gear - Civilian MagSafe phone case

Keep your phone protected and charged for all your summer adventures with the new Apple MagSafe series phone cases from Urban Armor Gear. UAG’s all-terrain, rugged protective cases are some of the best available, meeting military drop-test standards for high-level shock protection. Now with seamless MagSafe charging compatibility, these phone cases have even more functionality without the extra bulk.

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Vuori Infinity Boardshorts

Vuori Infinity Boardshorts - summer essentials

Dropping just in time for peak summer beach season, Vuori has linked up with Rob Machado for the Infinity Boardshort. Featuring moisture-wicking fabric with 4-way stretch and an ultra-soft interior waistband, it’s a pair of boardshorts you’ll want to live in all day, every day while chillin’ at the beach in the waves or on the sand. And unlike so many other pairs of board shorts, the Vuori Infinity Boardshort also features a zip pocket – clutch for keys, phone, and wallet. Available in five colors and patterns, beach days just got a whole lot better with this summer essential.


Vuori Kore Shorts

Vuori Kore Shorts

From morning workouts to afternoon hikes or just about anything your active lifestyle calls for, the Vuori Kore Shorts are ready to tackle it all. It’s the one short for every sport this summer. Rocking a classic athletic fit with a breathable boxer-brief liner, these shorts are buttery soft, remarkably comfortable, and extremely versatile. Plus, they’re moisture-wicking and dry lightning fast, which is perfect to take on the summer heat. Available in an array of colors and with unlined options, you’ll seriously never want to wear another pair of shorts again.


Salt Life Flip Flops

Salt Life Flip Flops - summer essentials

This summer you’ll want to pass on those cheap, plasticky flip-flops from your local store because Salt Life just dropped the perfect boat flip-flops—The Fathom & The Ballast. Modeled off popular boat shoe material, the soles of these flip-flops provide improved traction that’s specifically designed for the slick nature of fishing on a boat. It’s a soon-to-be footwear staple for all your summer adventures, especially any future boat trips.

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Salt Life Shirts

Salt Life shirts

There are few better feelings than an ocean breeze delivering salt in the air and sand in your hair on a hot summer day. If you’re in need of new threads for the beach or boat, Salt Life shirts are some of the best coastal lifestyle shirts out there. Their full summer 2022 collection is now in stock with everything from performance fishing shirts to casual pocket tees. It’s a perfect blend of fashion and function to get you livin’ salty this summer.

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ICEMULE Coolers - summer essentials

Whether it’s 15 yards to the backyard or a half-mile to the beach, carrying a cooler by hand has never been, and never will be, fun. To help with that, ICEMULE came up with the grand idea of creating high-quality coolers you can throw over your shoulder backpack style. Their Classic, Jaunt and Pro Coolers are summer essentials for just about any situation. Meanwhile, the Boss, Urbano, and Traveler coolers are great for longer trips and big-time entertaining. Above all else, these coolers will keep your drinks cold wherever your adventures take you.

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