We are knee deep in holiday season so whether you are staying in the UK or going abroad its imperative to pack efficiently but more importantly stylish. Accordingly, we’ve listed our holiday season essentials.

You’ll need somewhere to transport your belongings so let’s start with the luggage. The Antler Juno Cabin case is a great choice; sturdy yet sleek with 360 degree rotating wheels.

Antler Juno

Clean and simple; a polo shirt will help you navigate between smart casual. The textured polo from Reiss is a top pick.



A solid pair of swimming shorts are a must (even if like me you can’t swim!). With such variety, choosing the right pair can be a minefield so we’ve gone for the versatility of the Tuckernuck from Oiler and Boiler. With its Dahlia patterns, these shorts will look as great on sunny strolls as they do in the water.

Tuckernuck Shortie Dahlia Blue

Driving shoes have two purposes – driving and holiday strolls. The hand stitched Gommino by TOD’S is a favourite that will provide wear holiday after holiday.

Gommino Driving Shoes in NubuckA summer holiday isn’t a summer holiday without a pair of sunglasses. Sunday, Somewhere is a new find for us and we are big fans of the round Yetti sunglasses.Screen Shot 2016-08-16 at 20.33.22

A Gent should be smelt not heard. The woody Oud Noir from Versace is the perfect way to add an elegant scent to your evening jaunts.

Versace Oud

A good book is a must and Narconomics is certainly an interesting read. Author, Tom Wainwright explores the economic structures behind drug cartels.


When you’re looking for a moment to yourself, these MW60 wireless headphones from Master and Dynamic provide a stylish way to fill you ears with rich musical sounds.