Sunshine and lapping water just beg for nautical touches like boat shoes or a Breton stripe, yet it can be all too easy to go overboard and look like you’re heading to a Love Boat themed dress up party. So step away from the anchor motifs, and consider these tips next time you’re heading to the coast.
Gorman T-Shirt, Bless’ed Are The Meek shorts, Equip necklace, Lovisa rings, Barton Perreira Sunglasses, ECCO shoes, Father-in-Law’s fishing rod.
- Splash on jolts of unexpected bright colours like fuchsia, yellow or emerald green, or team with soft pastels (as above).
- For a fun twist, team nautical stripes with classic prints like polka dots or checks in the same colour family. For tips on how to mix prints without looking like you got dressed in the dark click here.
- For a more edgy look, pair with soft leather shorts and a stack of rings on your fingers.