Top Accessories For Summer Style
With a last-minute, heatwave before the summer is up, it seems that, in terms of dressing, nothing except a t-shirt and shorts will do. But wearing a t-shirt and shorts every day, although necessary, can get kind of repetitive and boring as you gaze longingly as the outerwear section of your wardrobe and think of all the good times, when you could wear more than one layer.
But not to worry, because this is where accessories come in. With the right accessories, you can really give new life to a look by adding different textures to help break up the blocks of colour.
We’ve put together a list of our favourite summer-ready accessories for you to check out online and instore.
Monokel River Sunglasses
These sunnies from Scandinavian makers Monokel are brilliant. The silhouette is classic with enough modern touches to keep things interesting. Monokel is a fully sustainable company and these glasses are made from a premium plant-based acetate that is durable and good for the planet. Carl Zeiss lenses are used, which anyone who knows anything about sunlight protection, are some of the highest quality lenses around – giving you 100% UV protection. Coming in a classic Havana colourway giving the glasses a distinctive marbled look that works well on many different complexions.
CP Company Garment Dyed Nylon Sateen Shoulder Bag
Well known and respected the world over for the knowledge of functional materials and implementing them into strong designs, Italian-born CP Company‘s accessories have become well sought after. One of our favourite pieces this season is the Garment Dyed Nylon Sateen Shoulder Bag. The bag is made from an ultralightweight nylon-sateen giving it water-resistant properties to help keep your essentials safe and dry, no matter the weather. Coming in the perfect compact size, the bag is subtle in its presentation with enough character to stand out.
Snow Peak Titanium Single Wall 450 Coloured Mug
The ideal outdoor and travel companion. Snow Peak set out to design the perfect portable travel mug – and through rigorous testing and customer feedback – they may have done just that. Made from Ultralightweight titanium it is both durable while remaining incredibly light. The handle folds away into the body for further packability. Ideal for your morning cup of coffee when camping or other outdoor pursuits.
A.P.C Alex Bucket Hat
Known for their minimalist approach to design with a focus on the quality of materials, A.P.C have been producing clothing that’s simply easy to wear and classic. The Alex Bucket Hat is a standout piece this season, made from corduroy, which perhaps is not the first material you think of wearing when it gets hot outside, but we’re starting to see it used more and more in warm weather situations. With its well thought out proportions and subtle embroidered A.P.C logo – this will be a go-to hat that will bring something special to any outfit.
Levi’s x Peanuts Snoopy Sports Waist Bag
Levis join forces with iconic comic writers Peanuts creating a playful and nostalgic collection. One of the standout pieces is this bag that features the beloved Snoopy with a vintage-style multi-colourway design. For fans of either brand, this is a must-have.
Anderson’s Woven Belt
A perfect choice for the summer, this woven belt with its open weave and multicoloured design this belt will add a nice pop of colour and Italian pizzazz to any outfit. Every Anderson‘s belt is made by skilled artisans in Parma, Italy with unparalleled attention to detail. Its design is instantly recognisable and with the quality assurance to back up its good looks.
Persol Black Antique Sunglasses
There are few things cooler than a good pair of black shades and these ones from Persol get everything just right. They feature the handy Meflecto system, a system patented all the way back in the 1930s, but which still stands today unsurpassed today for comfort. They also feature the best quality polorised lenses.
Filson Small Field Duffle Bag
The ideal weekend getaway bag. No detail has been overlooked with these bags, featuring water-repellant, abrasion-resistant, and double stitched, reinforced construction – these bags are built to last. The bag is lightweight and fully lined with nylon for extra protection for your things. It is the perfect size for hand-luggage for weekend breaks but also works great for people looking for a lightweight, yet highly-durable duffle bag.