7 Men’s Polo Shirts & T-Shirts to Buy for Summer: Shop the Looks Starting at $5

7 Men’s Polo Shirts & T-Shirts to Buy for Summer: Shop the Looks Starting at $5

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Last-minute shopping for Father’s Day? Dad could probably use a few new shirts.

Whether you’re Father’s Day shopping or refreshing your own wardrobe, you can never have too many comfortable shirts. And with summer less than a week away, there are a few closet essentials that should be in every man’s collections.

To get you started, we’ve rounded up a few must-have men’s tees and polo shirts – starting at just $5 (because upgrading your wardrobe doesn’t have to blow your budget).

See them below.

George Men’s & Big Short Sleeve Crewneck Fashion Tee

$4.98 $6.48 23% off


If you’re aiming to keep things budget-friendly, Walmart has a pocket T-shirt on sale for under $5. Available in black, blue, red, turquoise and heather grey, this cotton tee comes in sizes XS-3XL.

Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Ultra Lite Men’s Short Sleeve Polo

$59.99 $128 53% off

Buy Now at qvc

This Barefoot Dreams shirt is described as an “elevated polo” that will take you from day to night, and it’s on sale at QVC. The lightweight, knit shirt is made from nylon and viscose (rayon) and available in Sea Salt, Sahara and Carbon (sizes S-XXL).

This Saturday and Sunday (6/15-6/16), new QVC customers can save 20% off their entire cart with code 20NEWQ.

CarharttMenLoose Fit Heavyweight Short-Sleeve Pocket T-ShirtBlackX-Large

Basic tees are a must for any wardrobe. The Carthartt Men’s Loose Fit Heavyweight Short Sleeve Pocket T-Shirts is $19.99 at Amazon. This men’s, loose fit pocket T-shirt is available in over 20 different colors for all seasons (sizes XS to 5XL). Need more options? Check out Target’s $8 basic tees.

COOFANDY Mens Short Sleeve Dress Shirts Casual Shirts for Men Grey

$25.49 $34.99 27% off

Buy Now On Amazon

A linen shirt is essential for summer and this Amazon pick happens to be a bestseller with over 2,000 customer ratings for its quality, fit and design. The shirt comes in several solid colors such as grey, light blue, denim, black, pink, khaki and wine along with patterns such as green leaf and floral.

Under Armour Men’s UA Tech Polo LG White

$26.00 $39.99 35% off

Buy Now On Amazon

A shirt for the golf course and more. Under Armor’s Men Golf Tech Polo is made with lightweight-breathable, moisture-wicking material designed to dry quickly. (Available in sizes XL-4XL).

Mack Weldon AIRKNIT Polo


The AirKnit Polo from Mark Weldon is a top-rated, breathable polo with a near-perfect customer rating. The shirt is designed to “keep you cool and comfortable” and it’s a “great summer shirt” according to shopper reviews. The AirKnit Polo is available in total eclipse/night owl, mint julep and typhoon wave.

Men’s Texture Polo Shirt All-In Motion

$17.50 $25 30% off

Buy Now at target

Pastels for summer, why not? This pastel polo from Target scored a 4.5-star rating — and it’s sale for $14 (available in sizes S-XXL).

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