What To Wear On A Cruise

Heading off on a cruise soon? Lucky you! From city-hopping, to lounging by the pool with a book to dressing up for a fancy dinner a cruise is the ultimate holiday. But with such a packed itinerary it can be difficult to know what to bring. Which is where w&h come in…we’ve rounded up all the essential pieces you should be packing, so you don’t have to. Scroll down to view our top picks…

A city stop-over

This top is both simple and luxurious, a great option for daytime dressing on your cruise.

Jigsaw, £89 


You really can’t go wrong with this navy cargo skirt which comes just above the knee.

Boden, £39.60 

Go hands-free for maximum comfort when pounding the pavements. This brightly coloured rucksack will add a pop of colour to your look.

Longchamp Le Pliage Backpack, £56


A smart pair of sneakers are all you need to complete the ensemble. We love this suede and metallic pair.

Mint Velvet, £85

An evening out


With its nipped-in waist and three quarter length sleeves this romantic white lace dress cuts a flattering fit.

Ted Baker, £179


Wedges are ideal if you’re stopping somewhere for the eveing as they will add height and glamour whilst still being comfortable.

Dune, £70 


Finish your evening ensemble with a pair of pretty earrings!

Asos, £12  

By the pool


A forgiving black swimsuit is essential for any holiday. We love this classic ruched version. If you fancy changing it up you can also remove the strap.

Swimwear 365, £29.99


Throw on a sarong when your in need of another margarita. Try this gorgeous printed offering from White Stuff.

White Stuff, £19.95 

Relaxed evenings 


Want to amp up the glam for an evening on deck? Try this floral printed dress by Karen Millen. We love the unique pussybow and feminine print.

Karen Millen, £199   


Finish your evening look with an envy worthy clutch!

Whistles, £40 

Essential Picks:


If you want to invest in a beautiful one piece look no further than this emerald beauty. You’ll no doubt be turning heads at the pool.

Net-a-Porter, £165  

Make sure you pack plenty of t-shirts. This one is perfect for days when you’re lounging around.

Matches Fashion, £38  


For when the weather cools off a bit its always handy to have a light pair of trousers. These beige chinos are perfect.

Marks and Spencer, £19.50