Summer Holiday Essentials

Summer Holiday Essentials

Summer Holiday Essentials

Whatever your plans are this summer, you'll need to make sure you've got all the holiday must-haves on your packing list. From sun care to swimwear, we've rounded up the best summer holiday essentials made by sustainable brands. As well as travel guides for slow sustainable travel, packing lists and capsule wardrobes so you have everything you need to enjoy the season.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Create A Summer Capsule

Make the most of the hot weather vand your wardrobe, by putting together a summer capsule. It's easy to forget about the clothes we already own when we're encouraged to constantly buy new ones every season. Putting together a style moodboard and creating a capsule wardrobe will help define you to identify what you like to wear and make dressing for the season much easier.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Matching Jewellery

The smallest details can make the biggest impact. It's the one accessory that can completely change any outfit. So it makes sense why curating a jewellery collection is just as important as creating a capsule wardrobe. Create your own jewellery capsule and save up to 25% off. Need inspiration? Browse summer jewellery trends and the seasonal edit.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Travel Guides

It's time to get outside and go on adventures. If you're still undecided on your summer holiday plans, take a look at these slow travel guides. You'll find everything from wild swimming to dog-friendly activities. Discover slow sustainable travel including city breaks to staycations as inspirations for your own summer holidays.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Sun Care

Staying safe in the sunshine is essential. The Mineral Day Cream by Suntribe is a multi-purpose SPF offering broad spectrum protection combined with daily skin care. Wear alone on make-up free days, or use it as a primer. Either way, it'll keep you safe in the sunshine. Read a full review here.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Swimwear

It can be tricky finding swimwear that is practical, sustainable, and makes you feel amazing. YouSwim make one-size-fits-all bathing suits and bikini sets. Not only do they come in a range of colours, they fit up to a size 18. Learn more about sustainable swimwear.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Deodorant

If you're looking for a deodorant to keep you smelling fresh this summer, order Pitt Balm. Made from a blend of shea butter, cocoa butter, and coconut oil, it has a stain-free formula with 24-hour protection guaranteed. Find out more about zero waste deodorant.



Summer Holiday Essentials

Sunglasses

Sun protection goes beyond SPF. You'll need a pair of sunglasses to help keep the sun out of your eyes, and our favourite place to shop for them is Peep Eyewear. They are fitted with new optical grade sunglasses lenses offering 100% UV protection. Choose between vintage frames or preloved sunglasses. This is how to choose the right glasses for you.


Summer Holiday Essentials

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About the Author: Sophie Davies

Sophie is a freelance writer and full-time jeweller. She has been writing about simple living and sustainability for almost ten years; exploring eco-habits, conscious living, and sustainable jewellery. She's writes for a variety of brands and publications as well as her personal blog, A Considered Life.