There’s no reason to compromise on comfort or style when travelling. These key pieces will complete your travel capsule wardrobe.
A simple one-piece outfit is a must for any stylish traveller. This shirt dress from Banana Republic dress is chic enough on its own; just add ballet pumps, sunnies and an over-sized, structured bag for a touch of Parisian charm.
Striped Dress, R1 299, 6 to 16, Banana Republic
While everyone dreams of travelling light, we never seem to get it right. The good news is, you can carry all your essentials in this over-sized bag. It’s simply gorgeous, with laser-cut details, and is stylish enough to carry anywhere.
Platted shopper Bag, R399, superbalist.com
Everyone needs a wardrobe essential while travelling and a hat will help to hide untidy hair and tired eyes – plus it’s a major fashion statement. Complete your look with this chic hat from Witchery.
Floppy Hat, R599, Witchery
A lightweight scarf will see you through every season – it’s a practical and stylish accessory. Wrap up on chilly flights with this cheerful number.
Scarf, R249, Forever New
For easy transitional dressing (your holiday weather forecast may be changeable), a pair of woven long pants are your style solution. They are not only amazingly comfortable to travel in, but also easy to style for any holiday occasion.
Woven Trousers, R899, 4 to 16, Country Road
Adding a hit of this season’s hottest flats into the mix is a great way to style your look. Team these ballet flats with loose pants, a simple tee and a black waterproof coat for understated, but on-trend, travelling style.
Ballet Flats, R700, MIMCO
We chose a must-have travel item that will keep you comfy through the flight. This easy-to-wear maxi dress will keep you cool throughout your trip. Style it with your favourite flats and you’re set to go.
Maxi Dress, R799, 32 to 46, H&M
The A-list travel accessory of choice to hide tired eyes from a long flight is always an oversized pair of sunnies. Hide make-up-free eyes behind these cat-eyes from Tom Ford – perfect for any time of year.
Sunglasses, R4 800, Tom Ford at Sunglass Hut