July has to be one of the best months of the year. Beautiful weather (mostly), spontaneous outdoor drinking, BBQs, a chance to wear our summer wardrobe…
Whether you’re jetting off on holiday this month or enjoying the sporadic heatwaves at home, make the most of the summer with these new essentials…
TOM FORD Mandarino Di Amalfi Acqua Eau De Toilette 50ml
This heavenly scent will transport you straight to the tranquil Amalfi cliff side. With notes of Mandarin, Lemon, Basil, Spearmint, Shisho Leaf and Jasmine, it perfectly captures that European summer holiday feeling.
£99 from Harvey Nichols
CHRISTIAN DIOR Diorama Mini clubmaster-style sunglasses
Look at life through rose-tinted glasses this summer with these chic Dior cat eye sunnies. They can take you from the beach to drinks on the terrace at sunset in a snap.
£371 from Harvey Nichols
TEA & TEQUILA TRADING Colima Pink Banana-Split Bag
This funky accessory is a fun piece suitable for day or night. Personally, we love this banana design, but each bag is exclusive and individually designed. Choose from clutch and chain bags of varying sizes and colours, all handmade sustainably by skilled craftspeople in Mexico.
£153 from Tea & Tequila Trading
CHRISTIAN DIOR Evolution aviator-style sunglasses
We can’t resist these uber-cool men’s aviator sunglasses. We love the flash of gold but if you want something slightly understated, they also come in silver.
£399 from Harvey Nichols
WHITE AND WHITE WW04 Super soft and Super Long
Luxury shirt brand White and White have created the ultimate white shirt. Made to flatter all body shapes, this particular design is a summer wardrobe staple. Whether you have just rolled out of bed, heading down to the beach or having lunch in town, it’s chic and easy. The minimalist’s dream.
£275 from White and White
SISLEY – PARIS Self-Tanning Hydrating Body Skin Care, 150ml
Not a fan of spray tans but want to give the illusion you’ve spent weeks sunning yourself somewhere spectacular? Sisley – Paris’ Self-Tanning Hydrating Body Skin Care is the closest thing you can get to a real tan. Enriched with nourishing plant extracts, it delivers long-lasting, even results while keeping your skin hydrated and smooth. Results appear within two hours.
£78 from Net-A-Porter