The Perfect Clothing Gift for His Style

The struggle to buy clothing gifts for short men

Buying the perfect clothing gift for the shorter men in your life can be difficult. Most people don’t want to spend money getting clothes custom-made, and even if you do, you’ll have to know his measurements! When buying clothing for short men, there are often unnecessary steps you have to take. You need to make sure the sleeves aren’t long, the body isn’t baggy, and that the pants don’t stack. This can be difficult since most clothing brands offer sizes that aren’t made with men 5’8” or shorter in mind.

To avoid this struggle, we suggest finding clothes that are made just for shorter men. Regardless of his style, there are clothes that will fit him perfectly. If he’s a business casual man, there’s a button-down perfect for work and events. If he’s more formal, there’s a sweater or dress shirt calling his name. If he’s more casual or street style, he can rock a t-shirt or polo any day of the week. The solution to the struggle of buying clothing gifts for short men is simple: buy clothes made for short men, and buy clothes he’ll be happy wearing for any occasion.

In this guide, we’ll go over several styles of clothing and pair them with clothing gifts we think will be perfect for the short men in your life. From formal to informal, we have you covered with multiple options of gifts for short men.

Clothing gifts for short men with a business casual style

For short men who wear business casual often, we suggest buying him some button-down shirts he can wear to work or any sort of event. Or if you know his waist size, then you can grab a pair of jeans he can match to his favorite blazer. If he already has those covered, then buying him a quality wool sweater would be a great addition to his wardrobe.

Buy Indigo Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Indigo Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Indigo Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Indigo Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Indigo Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans

Indigo Wash Essential Jeans

$158

These jeans are perfect for short men. The inseams run from 25” to 29”, which are guaranteed to fit men 5’8” and under. 

Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt
Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt
Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt
Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt
Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt
Buy Greenstone Plaid Button-Down Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Flannel Everyday Shirt

Greenstone Plaid Shirt

$88

Any short man with business casual style needs to have a variety of button-down shirts to fit any occasion. These are perfect for the man who has a ton of holiday events to go to. They’ll take him from his work party to the holiday dinner table.

Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters

Burgundy Quarter-Zip Sweater

$118

A quality wool sweater is the layer of choice for short men with business casual taste. They look great over a button-down or dress shirt, and the colors complement any dark shade of jeans.

Clothing gifts for short men with a formal style

If your short man wears formal styles often, then we suggest getting him a dress shirt or some chinos. His face will light up when he realizes he won’t have to take his dress shirt to the tailor because the sleeves already fit him perfectly. And if he tries the chinos on, he’ll be glad that he doesn’t need to get them hemmed, since the inseam is just the right length. 

Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts
Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts
Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts
Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts
Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts
Buy Blue Oxford Wrinkle Free Dress Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Dress Shirts

Blue Oxford Dress Shirt

$98

Any short man who wears formal style clothing knows the biggest problem is finding a dress shirt that fits off the rack without any tailoring needed. These dress shirts are made just for short men, which make buying him a dress shirt for the holidays so much easier. 

Buy Navy Lightweight Stretch Chinos for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Chino Pants
Buy Navy Lightweight Stretch Chinos for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Chino Pants
Buy Navy Lightweight Stretch Chinos for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Chino Pants
Buy Navy Lightweight Stretch Chinos for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Chino Pants

Navy Lightweight Stretch Chinos

$128

Buying your short man the right pair of chinos doesn’t need to be difficult. If you know his waist size, then all you have to do is get him the right inseam and there you have it! You’ll have bought him the perfect gift for shorter men.

Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters
Buy Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater Wool Sweater for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweaters

Charcoal Quarter-Zip Sweater

$118

The wool sweater is an amazing quality gift for short men. They look great over a dress shirt and complement a pair of any chinos. 

Clothing gifts for short men with street style 

Street style is cool and casual. It’s perfect for short men who spend every day in a t-shirt and comfortable weekend jeans. Or for the slightly more formal short man, rocking a polo might just be up his alley. We’re confident that the short men in your life will appreciate the casual looks you’ve picked out for him.

Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts
Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts
Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts
Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts
Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts
Buy Charcoal Crew Neck T-Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   T-Shirts

Charcoal Staple Crew Neck Tee

$32

T-shirts are an underrated holiday gift for short men with a casual style, especially since most t-shirts are too baggy and long. These t-shirts are the perfect purchase for your street stylish shorter man.

Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt
Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt
Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt
Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt
Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt
Buy Grey Pique Polo Shirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Polo Shirt

Grey Pique Daily Polo

$68

For short men who love looking stylish while grabbing a coffee, having the perfect-fitting polo shirt is a great holiday gift. Surprise him with a quality polo, and watch him grin from ear to ear.

Buy Midtown Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Midtown Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Midtown Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Midtown Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans
Buy Midtown Wash Denim Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Essential Jeans

Midtown Wash Essential Jeans

$158

Any short man with street style knows how important it is to have a great go-to pair of jeans. That’s why these weekend jeans are perfect for any casual occasion. Get him a pair for the holidays and he’ll be confident he can go anywhere.

Clothing gifts for short men who prioritize comfort  

Comfort is an important part of a shorter man’s wardrobe. When we feel comfortable, we feel confident. A sweatshirt is perfect for just lounging around or running errands on the weekend. Or if the weather is warmer, then a henley is perfect for the occasion. And a pair of 2% stretch weekend jeans take your shorter man from the couch to the park in no time. 

Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt
Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt
Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt
Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt
Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt
Buy Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Sweatshirt

Heather Sky Grey Sweatshirt

$68

Wearing comfortable style is easier said than done. But these sweatshirts are the perfect holiday gift for the shorter men in your life. They’re super soft and perfect for working from home or just lounging on the couch. 

Buy Heather Olive Henley for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Henley
Buy Heather Olive Henley for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Henley
Buy Heather Olive Henley for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Henley
Buy Heather Olive Henley for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Henley
Buy Heather Olive Henley for Short Men | Ash & Erie   Henley

Heather Olive Henley

$58

These henleys are made of soft cotton, and are the perfect holiday gift for short men who prioritize comfort.

Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants
Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants
Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants
Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants
Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants
Buy Steel Blue Weekend Jeans for Short Men | Ash & Erie   5-Pocket Twill Pants

Steel Blue Weekend Jeans

$128

When a short man loves to be comfortable in any clothes he wears, he knows how important it is to have a pair of jeans that can go from any room in the house. Get him a pair of jeans for short men for the holidays and he’ll be so comfortable he’ll end up sleeping in them.