You can have a rippling six-pack and a full head of hair and still make a crappy first impression. Why? You might not care about your style, but she sure as hell does.
And some fashion blunders are surprisingly common: cartoon tees, ultra-tight pants, and cargo, uh, anything seem to really catch women's eyes (in a bad way). Are you guilty? Keep reading.
1. “Don’t be sloppy. Tuck in your shirt and wear real shoes. Flip flops are only acceptable when you’re on the beach.” - Tara M.
2. “Not into anything overly preppy-looking. Please, for the love of all things hot, just wear a crisp white button down.” - Olivia M.
3. “When shirts and/or pants are too tight. Or, if he looks like he’s wearing something his mom bought him 4 years ago.” - Anna K.
4. “Tight pants. Wearing shirts with name brands across the front. Clothes that are too tight or too big.” - Julianne F.
5. “Socks with sandals.” - Anne F.
6. “Cargo shorts.” - Laura M.
7. “Socks with sandals.” - Erica J.
8. “Weird hats.” - Brooke D.
9. “Too-tight pants. Buddy, people are staring at your crotch for all the wrong reasons.” - Tamara S.
10. “I HATE cargo shorts and cargo pants. Unless you’re in the military, there’s no need for that.” - Gabriella L.
11. “When men look like slobs. Jeans and a crappy t-shirt don’t cut it.” - Carrie W.
12. “When a man doesn’t wash his clothes, wears something too small or fitted, and doesn’t get something appropriately hemmed and use staples instead.” - Danielle M.
13. “When guys wear their pants too low (like below their butt) and they look like they can only hold them up by waddling.” - Katrina K.
14. “Too much gel in their hair, socks and sandals, gold chains.” - Katie S.
15. “When they wear things that don’t match or are noticeably dirty.” - Melissa T.
16. “Black denim should never have been created. Chains are also a hard pass.” - Julia N.
17. "When a guy wears pants that are too short." - Anne K.
18. "When men dress like middle schoolers. Take off the cartoon shirts and cargo pants, please." - Julie F.
19. "Camo is never okay—unless it's your uniform." - Heather W.
20. "Unless it's neutrals, please don't wear the same color head to toe. No all-red outfits, please." - Leslie H.