Examples of nice casual attire include a sundress for women or slacks and a button-down shirt for men. These casual pieces are appropriate for an occasion such as an afternoon wedding.
Shorts, jeans and T-shirts are acceptable casual attire when attending an event such as a backyard barbecue. Other casual styles include "California casual," in which jeans are acceptable for men and women. Polo shirts and T-shirts are part of this type of casual attire as well. During the summer, dressing in California casual style includes wearing sandals and shorts. Some workplaces, particularly information technology companies, have adopted the California casual style of dress.