ISABEL MARANT sweater / CONVERSE sneakers / BAND OF OUTSIDERS shirt / J BRAND shorts / ELIZABETH & JAMES backpack / HATMAKER straw hat
SWEATER: Even in the summer weather can be pretty unpredictable out in the country. At night especially you may need a cover up as the sun goes down and a knit sweater is the perfect solution to keep warm yet still stylish.
SNEAKERS: Lets be honest Converse is now consider a wardrobe staple. Their comfort and style alone make them a favourite but a high top is a great ankle boot alternative for long summer walks.
SHIRT: It's no coincidence that a plaid shirt is the Olsen's go to item. There super versatile and can be used for numerous outfit styles. Pop one on as a cover up with your favourite denim cut off's and you'll fit right into the countryside backdrop.
SHORTS: Denim cut off's should be your first packed item if heading to the country. They have a foolproof mix of cool, fashionable, durability and comfort. I can promise you without fail they'll be worn everyday of your vacation.
BACKPACK: Although you want to maintain a level of style during a vacation, the whole idea of a country retreat is to get back to nature and enjoy every aspect of the great outdoors. To be able to do that you'll need to be hands free which makes this suede Elizabeth & James backpack the ideal everyday bag.
HAT: Keeping the sun off your head throughout the day is a must when you're out exploring, not only is it an essential part of sun protection but a straw type hat can also be dressed up with a floral mini dress and sandals for a more sociable situation such as lunch or dinner with friends.
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