June 22, 2021 at 06:00AM
International travel isn’t an option for most of us this summer thanks to quarantines and an ever-changing traffic-light system. This means many of us will be exploring the best of the British Isles, staying in shepherd’s huts in Norfolk, cottages in the Cotswolds and pretending Cornwall is California. Whether you’re going to the Lake District or Somerset, we’ve put together some outfit ideas that will be ideal for any trip to the countryside this summer.
A reality of a British holiday is that the weather will be moody and unpredictable, so below, you’ll find outfits for those unfortunate chilly days and dress-and-sandal outfits for when the sun makes an appearance. There are some items that it seems like everyone is packing in their suitcases this year—practical Velcro sandals, chuck-it-all-in basket bags, cropped jeans and printed midi dresses.
If you’re planning your summer escapes, keep scrolling to see nine outfits that are ideal for any British holiday.
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