packing for a summer trip

ESPRIT SUMMER TRIP

As most women, I always tend to pack way too many items when I travel. This summer, I decided to only bring a carry-on suitcase for a long weekend with friends on the Liguria coast in Italy, here are my travel essentials:

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A black swimsuit (that can be used as a top with a pareo for a quick lunch or happy hour), a nice chic blouse combined with denim jeans and a shopper that I’ll use to carry all my belongings and my books, at the beach.

// swimsuit from here // blouse from here // shopper from here // denim shorts here  //

 

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I love the tassel detail on this bikini bottom perfect to look good on the beach, these fringed mules can also be worn at night for a more casual look and this red dress is just amazing !

// bikini top from here // bikini briefs from here // dress from here // mules from here //

 

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For the evening, a small black purse (this one has sequins on which makes it perfect to go out dancing as well !), high heel sandals, a jumpsuit that can be worn with sandals for a more casual look during the day or heels for a more elegant look. I also love this white one shoulder summer dress that will look great for happy hour…

// purse from here // dress from here // jumpsuit from here // sandals from here //

picture source and all items available at esprit.co.uk

 

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fashion inspiration : how to wear culottes

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Culottes are super trendy right now (I just bought a pair at Zara, they have a great selection!) and since it’s a tricky piece to wear, I thought I’d share some ideas with you guys…

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classic black and white (love the panama hat detail), this is probably my favorite!

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perfect to go to work (yellow and gray is always a good idea)…

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this is more of an evening outfit in my book, I like the combo with the leather jacket

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pretty pastels

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I’m totally in spring mood… can you tell?

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macon & lesquoy patches

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Happy Monday people! I am totally obsessed with patches at the moment! The ones from Macon & Lesquoy are pretty damn cool if you ask me…

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