Silk has been a cornerstone of late spring & summer wardrobes for decades thanks to its breathability, lightweight quality, and reflective luster. The shiny texture levels up any outfit, meaning you can wear it with shorts, denim, or even track pants for an easy go-to warm weather style choice.

With sunny season right around the corner, we've perused the web for the best silk shirts available to buy right now. In our curation below, you'll find everything from luxury fashion house designs to more affordable classics, with vibrant options from the likes of Dries Van Noten and BODE, long-sleeve iterations by Our Legacy, and one-of-a-kind graphic prints that put polyester shirts to shame. Dive in.

Shop the best silk shirt for men in 2023 below

Winnie New York Silk Pajama Shirt

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Silk Pajama Shirt


Winnie New York

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We've said it before, but cool and comfort are your two top priorities during the summer months. If you are worried that your loungewear is getting a little played out, a light, breathable silk Pajama shirt is a fantastic way of elevating your comfort.

BODE Butterfly Stripe Long-Sleeve Shirt

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BODE's dedication to research and its ability to source deadstock fabrics is what keeps the brand looking fresh every season. This silk-blended shirt is a perfect example of upcycling done right.

Dries Van Noten Canno Shirt

Canno Shirt


Dries Van Noten

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Dries is pretty much unmatched when it comes to its graphic prints, but when you add silk to the mix you have a remarkable shirt that's sure to make a statement wherever you're at.

Our Legacy Classic Shirt

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Classic Shirt


Our Legacy

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Aside from your average white tee, white button-down shirts are some of the most universal garments you can wear. The mother-of-pearl buttons paired with Our Legacy's unique pigment dying process guarantees this shirt will remain in your rotation for seasons to come.

Visvim Caban Leopard-Print Silk Shirt

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Caban Leopard-Print Silk Shirt



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Perhaps no other Japanese brand has had an impact on luxury fashion as strong as Visvim. Every piece it produces is worth the investment, especially if leopard print is your thing.

AMIRI Wes Lang Dream Silk Vacation Shirt

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Wes Lang Dream Silk Vacation Shirt



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Though folks are well aware of AMIRI denim, its collections are filled with other distinctive garments like this printed silk shirt above. Whether you're planning a winter getaway or just want to change up your style, this shirt is sure to bring good vibes.

Karu Research Printed Silk-Gauze Shirt

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Printed Silk-Gauze Shirt


Karu Research

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Paisley has always been poppin' in the luxury world but rarely do we come across cultural pieces like this. Karu's one of a kind printed shirt is made from a regional mashru silk and is finished with gorgeous Buffalo horn buttons.

Commas Fade-Stripe Silk Shirt

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Fade-Stripe Silk Shirt



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Another pattern that's sure to get love is stripes, but faded stripes on silk? Sure, you can try washing it a few times to achieve the faded effect yourself, but chances are it won't look this good.

Serapis Flare Silk Shirt

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Flare Silk Shirt



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The only thing better than draping your upper half in silk is wearing a piece that's crafted from locally sourced materials to offset your carbon footprint.

MA+ Silk Shirt

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Silk Shirt



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Honestly, if you're really looking to stand out and appreciate the fruits of your labor then this is the silk shirt for you. You'd be hard-pressed to find another blouse with a striking and tonal finish.

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