Golf season is in full swing and summer is (almost) officially here. As you bring out your warm-weather clothes and finally venture out of the house without a jacket, you're probably realizing you need an apparel refresh, stat. It might be hard, but take a look at your closet and toss any stained, faded, torn or out-of-date pieces. And stop holding on to those dingy shirts because of sentimental value or how good they once looked. If it doesn't fit, get rid of it.
Now that you've made room, it's time for the upgrade. We culled through the Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale to help you find some replacements. With discounts up to 40 percent, you'll be able to revamp your wardrobe without emptying your wallet. Just keep in mind, the sale ends Monday, June 3, so don't procrastinate more than you already have.
This lightweight jersey pullover is great for cool morning rounds, but is comfortable enough to lounge in for hours after. The key to a good summer sweater is versatility. You don't want to be stuck running home to change, so stock up on pieces that are sporty enough to play in, but stylish enough to wear off the course. This classic salmon-red shade is perfect for backyard barbecues or a night out on the town.
Shop Now: $74.98 (down from $125)
You'll love how great this shade of green looks after your tan comes in—another reason to sneak in a few rounds this weekend. This sleeveless golf shirt feels like silk, it's so airy, though thankfully the moisture management performs much better than silk does when things get sweaty.
Shop Now: $35.98 (down from $60)
The brand Topman might not be in your typical golf-shirt rotation, but it will certainly add some style to the lineup. This retro 1950s-style shirt features a flattering color blocking pattern that will keep you looking slim no matter how many hot dogs you down at the turn.
SHOP NOW: $26.99 (down from $45)
A solid workout jacket with a street-style look. It's got a tighter fit that cuts down on extra material for better mobility. The bonded mesh and cotton panels make it water- and wind-resistant. The top mesh panel is great if you're a night runner because it gives off a reflective sheen.
Shop Now: $71.98 (down from $120)
This ultra-sleek suede duffel bag is what you need for weekend trips. It's equipped with plenty of pockets both inside and on the exterior to keep things organized. It even has stowaway shoulder straps that allow it to be carried as a backpack.
Shop Now: $298.80 (down from $498)
Socks are always an item that are more expensive than you expect. Take advantage of sales like these to pick up a few new pairs. Happy Socks are always fun and durable, like these watermelon crew socks that are perfect for summer.
Shop Now: $7.20 (down from $12)
Available in two colors
Show your softer side with easy pink golf shirt. It's got a slim fit that looks great on the course or with your favorite pair of jeans. The old-school feel is true to the Original Penguin brand that's been around since 1955.
Every guy needs a trusty pair of chambray shorts. They're light for the summer heat and a go-to pair for every graduation party, clam bake or clubhouse outing. The quirky pineapple print makes them even more summer appropriate, and you'll be thankful for the drawstring waist after all those cookouts.
Give your summer suit a ritzy feel with an Italian pocket square. The golf pattern makes it casual enough for a summer wedding, while the 100 percent silk fabric looks and feels even more luxurious at 40 percent off the original price.
Don't be afraid of the name, a gilet is just a pullover vest. Quarter-zips are typically more comfortable than its full-zip counterpart, and this gilet is no different. Wear it alone or layer it over a long-sleeve shirt, this running top will also look great on the golf course. The drawstring hood is loose enough to not impede your swing and it's ultra breathable thanks to moisture-wicking fabric and mesh side panels.
Shop Now: $89.98 (down from $150)
If you don't already have a quality terry sweatshirt in your closet, like this Lacoste one, you're missing out. You may be wary of spending money on a sweatshirt, but you'll feel the difference in the French Terry cotton fabric and sturdy makeup. The crewneck won't slouch and the ribbed cuffs and hem won't stretch out over a few wears.
Shop Now: $58.80 ($98)
Whether you liked Phil Mickelson's boardroom-to-course look or not, admit that you're at least a little curious to see if you could pull it off. Take advantage of the sale price and take a stab at the look.
Shop Now: $74.98 (down from $125)
Available in two patterns
Would you believe that bucket hats are back in style? Well get ready because you're going to see them all over the golf course this summer, and we're not just talking about that geezer who won't ever let you play through. Wearing a bucket hat can certainly be a fashion risk, but pick a cool pattern like this one and it will pay off—not to mention the sun protection they offer is top notch.
Shop Now: $19.98 (down from $40)
This 1970s-inspired sweater will become your new favorite. It's sporty enough to slip over your favorite golf dress during a cooler round and the viscose-polyester blend is tightly knit for a cozy feel. Raglan sweaters don't have shoulder seams, creating a slouchy silhouette that'll feel great over those sun-burnt shoulders.
Shop Now: $154.80 (down from $258)