Monday, 23 March 2015

Part 2: How to Travel in Style.

As promised, this is part two of the travel post. I was so excited putting this post together, although, I must warn you that this one is picture heavy! So sit back, relax and enjoy this post! Oops, I'm starting  to sound like a flight attendant!

Gorgeous oversized sunnies to make you look like a movie star...
Clockwise from top left: Le Specs, Miu Miu (both net-a-porter.com), Tom Ford (Sunglass Hut and bloomingdales.com).
A good hat is a must and it looks super cool to boot!
From left to right: Zara wide brim hat (zara.com), Eric Javits fedora (saksfifthavenue.com).
A maxi dress can be worn all day and will still look good into the evening. accessorize with simple pearl earrings and a beautiful cuff.
From left to right: One shoulder draped dress (spree.co.za), Loewe dress (net-a-porter.com).
The jumpsuit...This is my fave! simply add a leather jacket for those balmy evenings. Gold accessories and heels dress it up, while flat sandals make it a daytime look.
3.1 Phillip Lim Juumpsuit (saksfifthavenue.com), Plain black jumsuit (witchery.com.au/woolworths.co.za), Green jumpsuit (zara.com).


A large one for day and a clutch for evenings.
Clockwise from top left: longchamp.comlorenzi.co.zawoolworths.co.zafurla.commimco.com.au/woolworths.co.zaspree.co.za.
Accessories....Just because you're awesome!
From left to right:
Top Row(Bracelets&bangles): Aurelie Bidermann (net-a-porter.com), Stone bangle (countryroad.co.au/woolworths.co.za), Pearl bracelet (woolworths.co.za).
Second Row(neckpieces): 
countryroad.co.au/woolworths.co.za, Etro (net-a-porter.com), Kenneth Jay Lane (net-a-porter.com), Lele Sadoughi (net-a-porter.com).
Bottom Row(earrings): woolworths.co.zazara.comtopshop.com.
Swimwear.....How beautiful are these?
From left to right: Lisa Marie Fernandez (net-a-porter.com,),Mesh insert one-piece (spree.co.za,), Laser cut one-piece (topshop.com).
Cover-ups....These are simply awesome!
From left to right: spree.co.zatopshop.com.
Sunscreen...Loads of it because a lobster look is so not cool!
Available from  department stores and pharmacies or vichy.com/dr.hauschka.com/.
Just so that you look as good as you feel...
bobbibrowncosmetics.comsmashbox.comclarins.co.za/clarins.com
Also available from woolworths.co.za/edgars.co.za.
Must-haves...
From left to right:
Top Row: zara.comcountryroad.com.au/woolworths.co.za, Raquel allegra (net-a-porter.com), J Brand (net-a-porter.com)
Bottom Row: MadeWell (net-a-porter.comtrenery.com.au/woolworths.co.za
zara.com (love the fit of their jeans!).
Seriously, why not?
Mystery&murder, girly romance, biographies...Take your pick.

Flatties for day, heels for night!
From left to right: 
Top Row: Jummy Choo (net-a-porter.com), zara.com.
Bottom Row:Dolce&Gabbana (net-a-porter.com), dunelondon.comwitchery.com.au/woolworths.co.za.
Flip flops, an absolute essential for the beach...
These are Mara Hoffman for Havaianas, but check out havaianas.com for more options.
I always travel with my trusted leather jacket...
A leather jacket will see you through for years and is worth investing in a good quality one. Look around, and you're bound to find something fabulous!

Drape it over your head with sunnies (Didn't I tell you that you'll look like a film star?), tie it bandana style,wrap it around your waist or shoulders,use it as a headband...The possibilities are endless!
From left to right: Alexander McQueen (net-a-porter.com), countryroad.com.au, Etro (net-a-porter.com), mimco.com.au.
Running shoes...*Groan*...When hubby wants to go hiking. Although these are way too pretty for running!
Gold sneaker (mimco.co.au), Silver Saint Laurent sneaker (net-a-porter.com), Black Givenchy sneaker (net-a-porter.com).
A beach bag.. Not sure which one to take. Can I take them all?
From left to right: Kate Spade (saksfifthavenue.com), witchery.com.au, Balenciaga (net-a-porter.com)
Mesh bags, I know...not  glam but essential for travel. I love these for packing smalls and delicates. Makes it easy to find things at a glance...
These ones are from houzz.com, but they are also available from some supermarkets, click.co.za, etc.
Now, about that booking...

What are your essentials to take on vacation? Would love to hear from you!

Coming Soon: Part 3-Destinations