Heading somewhere stylish this summer? We’ve got the perfect packing tips for your urban beach holiday, country-crossing road trips and coastal city breaks – not to mention a tempting reduction on your new wardrobe, courtesy of online fashion boutique Yoox.com.
If you’ve yet to find your summer style, head over to our summer holiday hub for an inspiration-packed tour of holiday hotspots, and Smith members will also find 15% off…
CLUB TROPICANA | FASANO RIO, BRAZIL
Just add denim and your best bikini
A city with as much swagger as Rio deserves your boldest sun-worshipping pieces – partner brilliant prints with rope and raffia accessories; mix and match with neutral cotton and the palest of denim for the ultimate Ipanema beach-to-bar outfit.
Clockwise, from top: sunglasses, £143, Ray-Ban; leather belt, £291, Fendi; print sweatshirt, £190, Mary Katrantzou; wedge espadrille sandals, £214, Nina Ricci; smocked top, £284, Alberta Ferretti; woven clutch, £71, Jamin Puech, all at Yoox.com.
NOSTALGIA TRIP | MAISON LA MINERVETTA, AMALFI COAST
Hit the road in a riot of retro-referencing Technicolor
Set your SatNav for Sorrento – and execute a flawless fashion drive-by in hot shades of brick, ivory and turquoise; a touch of Perspex or tortoiseshell frames things in the 50s.
Clockwise, from top: block-pattern silk top, £595, Valentino; sunglasses, £175, Stella McCartney; calfskin and plexiglass cuff, £195, Fendi; polka-dot denim shorts, £47, George J Love; peep-toe leather espadrilles, £400, Prada; leather bag, £91, Nava, all at Yoox.com.
COSMOPOLITAN CITY BREAK | GRAND HOTEL CENTRAL, BARCELONA
Channel your inner starlet in cool shades of blue and silver
Barcelona’s chic bars, beachside boardwalks and boutique-lined avenues call for a streamlined capsule wardrobe of sleek sandals and structured day-to-night shifts.
Clockwise, from above: striped dress, £749, Prada; cross-body bag, £297, Maison Martin Margiela; sandals, £438; sleeveless silk shift dress, £629, both Prada; sunglasses, £125, Ray-Ban; calfskin shoulder bag, £1,222, Fendi, all at Yoox.com.
Find your summer style on the Mr & Mrs Smith summer-holiday hub