Venetian Peninsula Virtual Valise: What to Pack for Fashion that Functions

It’s Italy, where form and function go hand in hand with effortless precision, so up your style game with these prompts from The Best of Yachting ‘s 360° lifestyle advisor. When in Rome, as they say, go classic, but when in Venice, give it some edge.

Swingy, flirty, and chock full of color, this Missoni jacket for her hits the mark for a stylish travel cover while cruising the canals and doing the ciccetti pubs right. Pair with shorts or trousers for a casual, go anywhere look, with a skirt to dress it up, or as a beach cover just for fun.

Around the city and enjoying every moment, this casual vest and trouser for him by Patrizia Pitti offers authentic Italian style. Comfort with an edgy cut that’s soft and easy, pair it with sneakers or soft Italian loafers or driving shoes.

Squinting ruins the look, so ensure your photoplay is as gorgeous as the backdrop with these Prada oversize butterfly shades for her.

CliC 24 karat gold aviators are the ultimate luxury accessory for him, offering premium style with protective lenses and a quick click adjust from indoors to out.

On the beaches of the islands surrounding Venice, you’ll want to strut style that flatters. Choose this strappy Kaohs bikini for her from the 2017 resort collection to gather compliments and interesting tan lines.

For him, a street style short with graphic waistbelt from Sibling gives beach attire new status. Add the jacket and a colorful set of sneaks, and you’re good to go, city or beach.

Romancing the night is easy in Venice, so look the part in this ethereal float of a dress with translucent skirt. From the Fendi 2017 resort collection, it cherishes the feminine form while showing off trendsetting style.

Dressing for dinner doesn’t have to mean penguin attire in Venice. This jacket and trouser from Armani strikes a masculine note without the cummerbund. Drop the socks and pair it with a sturdy pair of oxfords, buffed and tied for the Italian look.

Wherever you go, you can take it with you if you’ve got this Louis Vuitton Grand Prix tote from the 2017 resort collection. Tucked, quilted, and adorned with all the right hardware in all the right places, you’re ready to go at a moment’s notice.

A clean cut messenger from Louis Vuitton gives men a decent option for carrying travel essentials in style. Drop this over your shoulder and quit juggling everything in your pockets. It’s more sophisticated and much easier than pooching out your pocket space, and tucks nicely under your arm for secure, stylish storage.

You know what you need, and Bespoke Luggage knows how to give it to you. Instead of grabbing your next valise off the rack, so to speak, explore your options to create the perfect travel pieces for your lifestyle and wardrobe with a custom design, color, and interior. That will spoil you for everything else.

Not that particular about the interior of you case, but absolutely into tech? You and your luggage can now communicate. The Bluesmart one gives you a phone charger, USB, and location information paired with your device.


Kathleen Turner

Writing engaging, intelligent, accurate copy for the luxury audience, KLTurner covers wine, sailing, travel, and a variety of luxury profile topics.

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