With winter in full-blow, there is nothing we city girls want more than a weekend in paradise. For a lavish getaway, we’ve put together the travel essentials you need. From beauty products to luxury fashion finds, Haute Living has you covered when it comes to traveling in style.
An Elegant Carry-on: Ectu “Palermo” Black Bag ($875)For a quick weekend getaway, this calfskin leather bag in all black and the perfect amount of golden, is the ideal carry-on for your on-the-plane essentials. Not bulky but certainly large enough for all your travel goodies, this bag is practical and classic. Matching perfectly with any outfit, you can wear it day or night, in the sky or down on earth and it will remain loyal to your 24-hour elegance.
A Hot Selection of Beachwear: Ale by Alessandra Ambrosio Swimwear ($88 – $150 a piece)
In ethnic yet modern patterns and natural soft fabrics, Alessandra Ambrosio’s newest collection of swimwear is the definition of boho-chic. Designed for the youthful and vibrant beach babe, these “Ale” suits and cover-ups in earth tones and bright hues are the beach couture designs we’ve all been looking for. Whether you are running off to a honeymoon getaway or a sunny beach paradise, this collection has it all.
A Perfect Sun Hat: Eugenia Kim “Sunny” Hat (485)With “do not disturb” written in black shimmering sequins on your cream-colored beach hat, we are certain you will get the alone time you need. It may not be your classic sun hat, but New York luxury meets Miami beach life in this graceful design.
A Protective Sunscreen: Hampton Sun SPF Skincare Collection ($36 each)
With natural ingredients such as Walnut Oil, Aloe Vera and a healthy dose of Vitamin E, these soothing silky products will keep your skin smooth, moisturized and protected, while still giving you a healthy golden vacation glow.
A Good Pair of Sunnies: Dior “Split 1” Sunglasses (Price Available Upon Request)
A Perfect Hair Day Solution: Sachajuan Ocean Mist Spray ($31)
In Blake Lively style, relaxed glamorous waves are the hair do of choice for our summer look. Have a great hair day every day during your haute getaway with this Sachajuan mist.
A Beach-Ready Beauty Kit: Stila Travel-Sized Makeup ($92)Easy, fresh and with a rosy golden shimmer, these hydrating makeup minis will simplify your morning beauty routine and give you the ultimate paradise glow.
A Really Incredible Sun Dress: Dolce & Gabbana Trapeze Dress in Embroidered Wool (5,295)
An opulent but necessary piece, this bright and joyful dress by D&G is a ray of sunshine filled with daisies, making it an ideal vacation garment. From brunch to dinner to seaside cocktail hour, this piece is a timeless gem that will surely be the highlight of your summer getaway wardrobe.
A Day-To-Night Shoe: Robert Clergerie “Drastic” Wedge Sandal ($550)
We know you’ll be ankle-deep in sand for most of your stay, but at some point you may have to wear shoes, and for that we’ve got these beauties. In tan and black, these sophisticated wedges in threaded designs are the versatile summer shoe that will make our beach look pop.