Top 15 Products For Your Next English Staycation
No need to jet off anywhere this year, all you need is an English staycastion. At least one of the positives that came out of the lockdown last year was people were spending more time getting to know their local area and finding out all it has to offer.
Whether it’s a countryside escape, trying a new recipe at home, exploring your local city or town – we’ve decided to put together a list of our essential staycation products so you can enjoy it in style.
1. Yeti Roadie 24 Cool Box
The Roadie® 24 Hard Cooler is a fresh take on a tried-and-true YETI favourite. It’s 10% lighter, holds 20% more, and performs 30% better thermally than its legendary predecessor. With no drain plug, you can ditch excess water or ice with a quick flip. The all-new design accommodates an upright bottle of wine, allowing you to instantly up your picnic game.
2. Snow Peak Takibi Fire & Grill
The most durable, well-designed and packable fireplace on the market. This fireplace makes a campfire possible anywhere with an outdoor grill attachment, serving as the foundation for amazing customisation.
Set includes Grill Net, Grill Bridge, Pack & Carry Fireplace L, Baseplate, and Carrying Case.
3. Timberland Outdoor Heritage Anorak Windbreaker
Head out to explore with confidence in this men’s anorak from Timberland. Features an adjustable hood and elastic cuffs for a comfortable fit, plus, it’s responsibly crafted with fabric designed to help protect the planet.
4. Pendleton Woolen Mills One Hand Mug
A classic with a Pendleton twist. Stanley’s vacuum-insulated mug keeps drinks hot or cold for up to 7 hours, or iced up to 30 hours. Functional design lets you open and close with one hand. Fully leakproof for complete portability. Fits most vehicle cup holders. Stainless steel is rust-proof and BPA-free.
5. Heath Moisturiser
Hey, just because you’re not seeing people outside your immediate bubble doesn’t mean you can neglect your skin. It’s a great opportunity to discover some good skincare products and what they can do for you. We like Heath because they make no fuss, easy to use products which get you results quickly. You can check out the full range here.
6. Paraboot Avoriaz Hiking Boots
Not out of place in a city suburb or at the edge of a mountain, this Black Paraboot Avoriaz Hiking Boot makes for a premium quality option for your footwear collection this season. Handmade in France, the upper is manufactured using waxed leathers in order to provide a high level of protection from the elements and the sole unit is produced in the Paraboot factory from a rubber compound for flexibility, durability, comfort and grip. The classic hook lacing adds a final touch of outdoorsman appeal.
7. Pendleton Woolen Mills Carry Along Motor Robe
Pendleton’s pure virgin wool throw is softly napped in luxurious virgin wool. Perfect size to curl up with on the sofa, on a picnic or toss in the car. Each one is still woven in their American mills and comes with a convenient leather carrier. Called steamer rugs during the early 20th century, these blankets are a warm, welcome companion for those who travelled by horse-drawn carriage, train or boat and now they can accompany you on your travels.
8. Barbour Cascade Bucket Hat
Barbour’s classic bucket hat. Made from 100% soft cotton offering great breathability and ventilation and is ideal for warmer weather. It features Barbour’s signature tartan on the lining and is finished with the Barbour embroidered logo on the front.
9. Mystery Ranch Rip Ruck 24 Backpack
The RIP RUCK 24, the mid-size pack in the RIP RUCK series, will be your best travel companion because of its organisation. It has two main compartments: a zip access to a separate laptop and document sleeve and a Rip-Zip compartment that has a sleeve, zippered mesh pocket, and plenty of space for all your other must-haves. Other features include PALS webbing and daisy chain for attaching accessories, and two exterior Rip Zip pockets for quick access and organisation.
10. Norse Project Frederik Fleece Half Zip
The Frederik Fleece Half Zip by Norse projects is perfect for comfort. This fleece is regular fitting, made of 100% polyester. This fleece features a half zip design, funnel neck, long sleeves, and kangaroo pocket at the waist. Finished with Nose Projects embroidered above the pocket.
11. Carhartt WIP Chase Socks
Often unjustly overlooked a good quality pair of socks are something that when you try them you wonder how you did without them in the first place. Catering to the likes of skateboarders, outdoorsmen and city boppers alike the Chase Sock features an anatomic shape giving your foot all the support it needs throughout the day. A must have for long walks or travel – even if it’s not that far.
12. Snow Peak Day Pack
Anyone who spends a lot of time outdoors will invariably need a range of different size bags for different situations. When your hiking bag is too big and a side bag not quite big enough you just want a well-made, fairly inconspicuous backpack that does the job Snow Peak have got you covered. Made from lightweight, water-resistant nylon this is perfect for daily use.
13. Birkenstock Arizona EVA
An iconic seasonal addition to our Birkenstock collection, the Arizona is the two strap classic sandal that makes for a great casual shoe over the coming months. Coming in a range of colourways this season this iteration is constructed from the ultra light and highly flexible EVA material. Odor-neutral the EVA materials has been selected because of it’s highly elasticated, shock-absorbent and waterproof properties. Skin friendly and boasting all of the comfort that you would expect from Birkenstock make sure you add these sandals to your holiday wardrobe or loungewear this season.
14 Filson Ballistic Nylon Travel Pack
Keep all your toiletries and essentials in one place and protected while out on your staycation and with the Filson Ballistic Nylon Travel Pack. Made from a durable and tear-resistant fabric with leather trims on the zippers and ample storage room. This is really the only travel pack you will ever need.
15. Carhartt WIP Arbor Vest
The Arbor Vest is constructed from Carhartt WIP’s durable organic Dearborn Canvas and lined with cotton poplin. The fabric has gone through Carharrt WIP’s ‘faded’ treatment, giving it a complex, washed-out colouration. The item features multiple pockets, inspired by classic workwear garments, as well as a gold front zip closure. It is finished with a woven Square Label logo on the left chest pocket.