Bank Holidays Are Coming: Here’s What to Pack For a Long Weekend

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    Yes, you did read that correctly, bank holidays are just around the corner. So that means one thing: Long weekends. As we’re so lucky to live near various short-haul European countries, not to mention blessed with gorgeous beaches and countryside in the UK, there are plenty of destinations you’ll be choosing from. You might even opt for a staycation and be a tourist on your doorstep. This of course always leads us to think about what we’d like to wear for these various sojourns. Whether you’re off on a city break, a weekend in the Peak District or just a Netflix and chill at home, there are capsule wardrobes to know about. Ready to shop your next long weekend break? Keep scrolling for the four mini holidays you’ll want to take soon…

    Style Notes: For a bucolic break you’ll need to think about various weather conditions, so you’ll obviously need to pack a waterproof (although a cool one at least). Jeans, a cap, and walking boots are a must. But make sure you pack a slip dress for evenings by a fire.

    Products (clockwise from top left): Weekday Seattle Win JeansBurberry Checked Cotton-Canvas Baseball Cap (£230); Topshop Petite Annie Rain Mac (£49); Falke No.2 Pointelle Socks (£35); Arket 48-Hour Tote (£69); T By Alexander Wang Satin Midi Dress (£320); Moncler Blanche Shearling-Lined Velvet Ankle Boots (£430);  Isabel Marant Zoe Chunky-Knit Cotton-Blend Sweater (£620)
    Products (clockwise from top left): Topshop Onara Cross Body Bag (£22); Michael Kors Ribbed Cashmere and Linen-Blend Sweater (£1367); Miu Miu Round Sunglasses (£227); Adidas Campus Trainers (£70); Rixo London Georgia Pleated Floral-Print Silk Midi Skirt (£220); Zara Jogging Trousers With Side Stripes (£30); Zara Bomber Jacket With Side Stripes (£30).
    Products (clockwise from top left): Mango Cord Interwoven Sandals (£60); Sensi Studio Lady Ibiza Toquilla Straw Hat (£180); Topshop Fisherman Crew Neck Jumper (£69); Warehouse Spot Frill Swimsuit (£36); Stella McCartney Falabella Crocodile-Effect Luggage (£1395); H&M Short Dress (£25); Frame Cut-Off Shorts (£200); Linda Farrow Aviator-Style Gold-Tone Mirrored Sunglasses (£790); Arket Crepe Boiler Suit (£135).
    Products (clockwise from top left): Arket Nylon Mini Camera Bag (£59); Topshop Choker Neck Jumper (£29); Alexa Chung Fantastic Slogan T-Shirt (£110);Saint Laurent Round-Frame Tortoiseshell Sunglasses (£270); Ganni Joycedale Ruffled Floral-Print Silk-Crepe Wrap Skirt (£355); Frederica Moretti Bil Gingham Cotton Cap (£170); Weekday Black Jumpsuit (£65); Ookon Printed Leather Suitcase (£300); Isabel Marant Trench Coat (£980); 

    Style Notes: The staycation requires the comfiest of clothing if you plan on just staying in and watching the latest season of Jessica Jones. Of course, if you’d rather get out and about and go see the local sights, then you need a pair of trainers for walking, a jumper and a fun skirt for day-to-evening attire. 

    Style Notes: There is such a thing as the quick beach trip–who says you can’t drop in to Andalucia for a few days? Pack a swimsuit, hat, shorts and sandals to keep you going in the day, then a jumpsuit and one dress for the evening. Simple. 

    View the original article: https://www.whowhatwear.co.uk/capsule-wardrobe-for-a-long-weekend--5aa2ba0269560

    Style Notes: The Euro-city trip requires a bit of pre-thought considering you might encounter rain. Bring a trench coat to ward off any bad weather but know that it’s smart enough to wear when you head to any restaurants. A skirt, T-shirt, sunnies, and a cap will keep you going during the day but throw a smart jumper on top and you’ll look ready for the evening. 

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