The Best Boxer Briefs

The hottest men’s clothing trend isn’t one that you see. Boxer briefs have replaced briefs and boxers as the most popular underwear choice for men. This shift accompanied the skinny jean trend – there’s no room for bunching in tight jeans. It’s also about combining support, comfort and coverage. If you’re looking for the best boxer briefs, check out a few of these.

Best Fit

Ralph Lauren’s new lower rise and shorter leg design fit seamlessly under all pants without any bunching.


Polo Ralph Lauren – 3 for $39.

Most Support

When it comes to gitch, work and play have different needs. The first is all about comfort while the latter is all about support.with With 8% Spandex, 2(x)ist boxer briefs provide maximum coverage and stretch for when you’re jogging, doing box jumps at Crossfit, and everything in between. Keep a few dedicated pairs in your gym bag.


2(x)ist – 3 for $42


These aren’t your traditional Calvin’s, they’re better. Modal is synthesized beech plant with softness like no other fabric. Calvin Klein Micro Modal Boxer Briefs with 92% modal ad 8% Lycra get a full 5-star reviews from users for fit, style, and comfort.


Calvin Klein – $28


We declared Ex Officio as the best men’s underwear and stand by it, backed up by Reddit. Look for sales to get the performance at a cheaper price. They are excellent for fitting under pants, travel or camping, workouts, and have enough stretch to accommodate muscular legs.


Ex Officio – $26


If you want high performance boxer briefs without the price tag, check out Uniqlo Airism Boxer Briefs. They are available in a range of colors and patterns as well as low rise and long in the leg versions.


Uniqlo – $13.00

Cheap Multipack

If laundry day always comes too soon, stock up with a few cheap and comfortable multi-packs from Costco made of Pima cotton with 4% spandex. They are also available in extended size up to 4x.


Kirkland Signature – 4 for $13

Made in USA

Everything about this New York-based brand is Made in the USA, including the North Carolina cotton. Special Delivery‘s goal is to create the “perfect essentials” with superior fit, the highest quality materials, and a sophisticated esthetic.


Special Delivery NYC – $42

There are a lot of options to choose from. Don’t limit yourself to just one type of gitch. Some are better for workouts while others are best for comfort. Mix and match styles and price points to have just the right pair for everything you do.