Trend watch: Best men’s swimsuits, board shorts and trunks for 2013

We found the top men’s bathing suits for summer 2013, in an array of prints, colors, cuts and price ranges.

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Photograph: Erik Saulitis

Merona palm-print board shorts, $20, at target.com

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Parke & Ronen medallion-print board shorts, $138, at Bloomingdale’s, locations throughout the city; visit bloomingdales.com

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Quiksilver Buffet Style 19-inch board shorts, $62, at quiksilver.com

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H&M colorblock swim shorts, $30, at H&M, locations throughout the city; visit hm.com

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Hurley Phantom 60 Tribe board shorts, $65, at shop.hurley.com

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Old Navy patterned hybrid-waist board shorts, $25, at Old Navy, locations throughout the city; visit oldnavy.com

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Ted Baker London Lydo rope-print swim shorts, $90, at Ted Baker London, locations throughout the city; visit tedbaker-london.com

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Photograph: Melissa Sinclair

Tommy Bahama Varsity Marlin 11-inch swim trunks, $78, at Tommy Bahama, locations throughout the city; visit tommybahama.com

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Photograph: Melissa Sinclair

JKL Just Keep Livin Zebra Wave board shorts, $70, at dillards.com

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Nautica Ocean Stripe swim trunks, $55, Macy’s, locations throughout the city; visit macys.com

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Onia Calder Spanish gingham trunks, $145, at Saks Fifth Avenue, locations throughout the city; visit saks.com

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Topman camouflage and spot swim shorts, $44, at Topman, 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles (323-938-1085, topman.com)

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Saturdays x Colette Dots board shorts, $75, at saturdaysnyc.com

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2(X)ist Summer Plaid Maui board shorts, $145, at 2xist.com

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Aéropostale Tropical board shorts, $22, at Aéropostale, locations throughout the city; visit aeropostale.com

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Jack Spade Decker Googly board shorts, $115, at Jack Spade, 1136 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice (310-396-3781, jackspade.com)

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Brooks Brothers anchor-print swim trunks, $95, at Brooks Brothers, locations throughout the city; visit brooksbrothers.com

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Timberland colorblock board shorts, $50, at Timberland, locations throughout the city; visit timberland.com

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Vilebrequin Moorea Tapa swimsuit, $240, Vilebrequin, 9519 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills (310-205-9087, vilebrequinonlinestore.com)

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Massimo Dutti American Check swimming trunks, $56, at massimodutti.com

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Photograph: Kenneth Edwards

Number:Lab striped board shorts, $135, at number-lab.com

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Tom & Teddy fish-print trunks, $85, at tomandteddy.com

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O’Neill Arcade board shorts, $55, at oneillclothing.com

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Old Navy Swim-to-Street cargo shorts, $30, at Old Navy, locations throughout the city; visit oldnavy.com

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Altru Bikini street swim shorts, $59, at altruapparel.com

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Photograph: Geoffrey Stein

Sperry Top-Sider Hibiscus Kelly board shorts, $58, at Sperry Top-Sider, 10250 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles (310-286-0855, sperrytopsider.com)

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Photograph: Noffar Gat

Vineyard Vines Whale Fade board shorts, $60, at vineyardvines.com

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Saturdays Surf NYC Paint Print swim trunks, $75, at Bloomingdale’s, locations throughout the city; visit bloomingdales.com

Whether you plan on hitting one of Los Angeles' beaches, splashing around at one of the local pool parties or getting out of town on a weekend getaway, these stylish men’s bathing suits are a summer 2013 essential. Look for printed board shorts from Parke & Ronen, colorblock trunks from Timberland and solid-color swimsuits from Old Navy.

Follow Cristina Velocci on Twitter: @cvelocci

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