It’s 5:30pm and you’ve just put your out of office on for the next two weeks. As you exit your office building, your face beams with a grin as big as the first beer you’ll drink at the airport before your flight to your favourite tropical island.
It’s holiday time, and you couldn’t be more ready. Well, you still haven’t packed yet. That’s okay though, because we’ve got the ultimate holiday wardrobe essentials list right here, which means packing will take less time than it takes to finish that first beer.
Grab your suitcase guys, it’s time to pack. These are your 10 holiday wardrobe essentials that’ll keep you looking stylish and feeling good from the beach, to the bar and beyond!
1. A good pair of boardies
You’d be a fool to head on a summer holiday without a good pair of board shorts and we’ve got an extensive range of boardies to suit everyone. Whether you’re looking for a colourful pair of statement shorts, or something a little plainer, our quick-drying boardies are essential to your holiday wardrobe.
Our Birds of Paradise Boardshort will have you feeling island vibes all day, and their relaxed fit will make lounging next to the pool all the more comfortable. The best part? These shorts may be boardies, but their funky design allows them to easily translate to the beach bar, meaning all you need to do is throw on a nice shirt and a pair of Coast thongs (Available October 2019) and you’ve got your evening look sorted!
2. A casual linen shirt
At Coast Clothing, we know that there is no holiday wardrobe item that is more essential than a linen shirt. Our Classic Linen Shirt is the perfect summer staple for every man!
Pair with boardies for a smart casual look at the beach bar during the day, or a pair of chino shorts for an evening meal by the ocean. Luxurious and cool, your holiday look isn’t complete without this in your suitcase.
3. A straw hat
Being sun safe doesn’t mean you can’t be stylish too, and the Coast Straw Hat will make sure that you’re both! Keeping your face out of the sun has never looked this good, especially when you throw on a linen shirt and Coast boardies for a sharp head-to-toe look.
4. A good beach towel
Whether you’re hitting up the pool or body surfing the waves, a good beach towel is an absolute summer holiday must have. Large and absorbent, our Coast Clothing Towel is the perfect accessory for lounging by the pool with a book, or drying off after a surf.
5. A party shirt
When the sun goes down and the party bus arrives, nothing with give you that holiday feel more than a tropical party shirt. Our Hawaiian Floral Poplin Shirt has a stylish cut & on-trend floral pattern, and is perfectly paired with solid colour shorts, meaning you’ll make all the other guys jealous on the pub crawl with this ultimate party shirt!
6. A pair of nice shorts
While our huge range of boardies are perfect for the beach to the bar, sometimes the occasion will call for something a little less casual. Our Offshore Floral Short will make you look effortlessly cool, and when paired with a linen shirt, you’ll smart too. Plus, the loud floral pattern is sure to be a conversation starter with the guys and gals!
7. A smart long-sleeve shirt
You never know when you may need a smart long-sleeve shirt, which is why we believe that they are absolutely essential for every holiday wardrobe. The Long Sleeve Linen Shirt is effortlessly stylish, making it the perfect choice for those unexpected holiday moments.
8. A plain T-shirt
We’re firm believers in the idea that your favourite t-shirt is the ultimate holiday wardrobe essential. A solid tee goes with just about every other colour and pattern, making your outfit easy to put together every day.
The Essential Navy Tee from Coast Clothing is clean, sharp and suits any occasion! Made from 100% cotton, this t-shirt is super comfy and durable. You can pair with some boardies for your daytime adventures exploring the coastlines or mountains, or some patterned chinos for a smart casual look for sunset cocktails at the end of the day!
9. A pair of pyjama shorts
If youve had too many cocktails at the beach bar and you don’t feel like moving too far from your villa, you’re going to want a pair of comfy lounge shorts to hang around in. From couch-time to bed-time class, the Coast Essential Short features a soft finish and relaxed fit, giving you the ultimate comfort while you enjoy a sleep in or nap in the sunshine!
10. A few pairs of comfy boxers
You didn’t think we’d let you get away without packing some underwear, did you? Our Woven Nautical Boxers come in a pack of two and could very well be the comfiest boxers in Australia. Made from 100% cotton, they’re easy, breezy and their lightweight feel will have you feeling great all day long!
Now, wasn’t that easy? Your suitcase is now full of your holiday wardrobe essentials, meaning you won’t miss a thing. That airport beer is waiting for you, so you’d better get going. Time for some fun in the sun!