When you’re working outside in the sweltering heat, you want clothing that is lightweight and comfortable but will still protect you from the elements. The apparel products in this slideshow will help keep you cool in the heat of summer.
Armachillo work shirt
Armachillo Work Shirt
This cool-to-the-touch shirt from Duluth is made to take the heat. A lightweight nylon/polyester blend dries quickly, and the fabric is treated to help cool the skin. Antimicrobial technology fights odor when you work up a sweat. Underarm gussets and a mesh bi-swing back give you restriction-free movement. Pick a solid color shirt and add UPF 40 protection. Price: $60
Armachillo sun cape cap
Armachillo Sun Cape Cap
Protect your head and neck from the sun with this extra long, wide brim cap and removable 11-inch sun cape. In addition, this Duluth product offers UPF 40 plus protection. And the ultra-light nylon material wicks away sweat and is antimicrobial. Price: $25
No fly zone convertible pants
No Fly Zone Convertible Pants
Keep mosquitos away with these no Fly Zone pants. The fabric is treated to repel stinging or biting bugs, and it works for up to 70 washings. Plus these pants have UPF 50 protection, convert from pants to shorts, and have six pockets. Price: $90
Carhartt work boots
Carhartt Work Boots
Designed to be lightweight for summer, these Carhartt boots still offer the durability you need from a work boot. These particular boots are 6-inch waterproof boots with a composite toe. The pads and insoles provide five layers of cushion and flexibility. In addition, the boots feature an oil, chemical, and slip resistant sole. Price: $160
These Suncloud sunglasses offer high-end features at an affordable price. The blue mirror, polarized, scratch-resistant lenses help eliminate glare. And the injection-molded frame provides a comfortable fit and is flexible and durable. The sunglasses are available in a variety of styles. Price: $50
Stay cool this summer with these innovative clothing products.