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.
You really can’t go wrong with this navy cargo skirt which comes just above the knee.
Go hands-free for maximum comfort when pounding the pavements. This brightly coloured rucksack will add a pop of colour to your look.
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.
Finish your evening ensemble with a pair of pretty earrings!
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
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!
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.
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