Your summer staycation wardrobe: what to wear for a holiday on home turf 

Mhairi Mann

6 July 2021

Navigate the notoriously tricky British summer weather with a set of staycation looks that will help you stay chic, come rain or shine

6 July 2021 | Mhairi Mann

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You might not make it abroad this summer, but you can still look the part on a UK staycation. Whether heading to the Cotswolds or the British coast, refresh your wardrobe with laidback linen, ruffled blouses, distressed denim and haute sandals. 

From left: Polo Ralph Lauren Patchwork Jacket, £349.00,; GRLFRND Eva frayed denim mini skirt, £75,; Minka 18ct Yellow Gold, Blue Topaz & Diamond Ring, £1750,; Russell & Bromley block heel Chelsea boot, £285,; Mulberry x Alexa Chung Big Guy blue tumbled patent leather bag, £1095,

From left: Prudence tie-dyed cotton blouse by Ulla Johnson,; side-slit silk skirt by 12 Storeez, £125,; yellow gold Panthère de Cartier bracelet, £6,550,; small raffia and leather basket bag by Loewe, £450,; Oran sandal by Hermès, £510,

From left: Garrison crochet-trimmed broderie anglaise midi dress, £401.35,; GG Flora coated-canvas and leather suitcase by Gucci, £2,200,; Mirabelle 110 caramel suede wedges with a crystal buckle by Jimmy Choo, £575,; Joie-Éclat perfume by Valeur Absolue, £100 for 100ml,

From left: Layla linen shirt by Whistles, £89,; Le Original high-rise straight-leg jeans by FRAME, £255,; Soleil Brûlant Eau de Parfum by Tom Ford, £228 for 50ml,; Ribbon Beachclub 20 embellished suede espadrille sandals by Gianvito Rossi, £585,; Grand Tour canvas holdall by Paravel, £420,

From left: Sparrow cropped ruffled checked ramie blouse by DÔEN, £165,; Open Sky by Byredo, £178,; Tomcat distressed straight jeans by Mother, £339,; zipped weekender by Mulberry, £995,

Read more: The summer sleepwear edit