Fashion: Serve chilled
For the perfect capsule wardrobe cocktail, here are the key pieces to pack and mix.
The coolest way to cover up on the beach? A white linen shirt.
Shirt, £155, asceno.com. Bikini top, £100, and bikini bottoms, £100, odabash.com. Earrings, £80, sacet.com. sandals, £80, dunelondon.com
Keep swimwear simple and accessories classic – gold hoops never go out of style.
Tailored shorts will take your swimsuit from beach to bar.
Swimsuit, £135, uk.maje.com. Shorts, £260, carolineconstas.com. Earrings, £1,240, sarahandsebastian.com. 18-carat gold bangle, £2,200, linksoflondon.com
Clinch the capsule wardrobe with neutral shades that complement each other.
Trenchcoat, £1,015, gb.maxmara.com. Swimsuit, £345, Eres, 020 7629 8938. Earrings, £20, jaeger.co.uk. bag, £190, Cult Gaia, net-a-porter.com
Pretty, easy and breezy, Marysia’s broderie anglaise tunic ticks every beach-dress box.
No holiday wardrobe is complete without a linen dress – glam it up with gold accented accessories.
Acting Fashion Editor Emily Dawes
Fashion assistant Stephanie Sofokleous
Make-up Nicky Weir using Trish McEvoy Beauty
Hair Choccy at One Represents using Bumble & Bumble
Model Gigi Ringel at Ulla Models
Producer Lucy Coghlan
- The YOU fashion team stayed at Almanara luxury boutique hotel and villas, which are located on Diani Beach, Kenya. From around £200 per person per night; almanararesort.com
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