Men’s underwear has a lot of features that make them distinct from the other styles. For example, a boxer brief has a broad elastic waistband whereas, men’s g-string does not. Likewise, there are other features that make you understand any style a little better. Let’s look at the various features in a generalized way and locate in which styles they are found.
Waistband: Waistband is an essential feature in every men’s intimate apparel style; be it men’s briefs, men’s jockstraps, men’s g-strings and more. The one style that does not have a waistband is men’s c-string underwear. This feature is further divided in terms of – encased elastic waistband, the sewn inside elastic waistband, the sewn on elastic waistband. Every brand more or less has a different way and pattern to place their logo on the waistband.
Fly: Fly was a very necessary part of men’s boxer briefs or men’s boxers but now it is not that important. Some brands like 2xist, Tommy Hilfiger and many others that still keeping the traditional fly on their assortment of fashion underwear while brands like Agacio, Intymen, Cover Male and others provoke men to go up and above without giving them easy access to their masculinity. Some brand also introduced the option of horizontal fly for more accessibility and comfort to their boy.
Inseam: Inseam is a traditional pattern of stitching on the lower back of the apparel for more comfort and room for breathability of the manhood. It practically kept everything together including the legs and crotch. But brands now replace this feature with a gusset or small fabric panels.
Gusset: A gusset is a fabric piece of either shape like diamond, triangular and more that is incorporated in the garment to provide more space or room for the manhood. It also provides better leg movement to the legs. Gusset appears around the inseams. This allows the garment to have fewer seams. Underwear is thus form-fitting and comfortable. If inseams are very long, legs tend to gather up and so it needs frequent adjusting throughout the day.
Back Seam: Back seam is again a kind of stitching that allows more comfort. In this reference, back seam provides a better seat and keeps it comfortable for guys who have a desk job. Cover Male, Intymen are some of the many brands at Skiviez that have this feature imbibed in their assortment.
Fabrics: There are numerous fabrics available by the various brands like Good Devil, Agacio, Otzi, Miami Jock, C-IN2 and many more that offer the best of fabric materials like treated cotton varieties, polyester, nylon blends and other microfiber blends that keep it comfortable down there.
These were some of the features available in many styles of men’s underwear. Now that you have enough knowledge about the features of designer underwear, choose your style accordingly at Skiviez.