What To Wear For A Stylish Vacation South of the Border

While we adore analysing the runways and poring over designer mood boards, we spend a considerable amount of time pondering a more prosaic question: what should we wear? Whether it’s a wedding, work affair, or weekend brunch, getting dressed for specific occasions is a constant conundrum. In the hopes of outfit enlightenment--for us and for you!--we’re delighted to present What To Wear, our weekly wardrobe guide for every occasion. This week, we'll be tackling what to wear for a trip to Baja.


A swingy dress with a roomy silhouette will not only keep you cool, but is also a practical choice if you’re enjoying lots of local food!

Zara Printed Strappy Dress ($80)

These slip-ons feel like a sophisticated spin on huarache flats, and are ideal for impromptu dashes to the beach!

Jenni Kayne Lattice D’Orsay Flat ($525)

Pay homage to the native fauna with this alluring serpent bangle.

Pamela Love Serpent Bangle ($400)

Who says your suitcase shouldn’t be just as fashionable as the contents inside it? This pom-pom bedecked carrier feels tailor-made for the free-spirited traveller.

Tory Burch Priscilla Mochila Suitcase ($750)

This sun hat with a darling embroidered parrot feels like a one-of-a-kind handcrafted find.

Eugenia Kim Cassidy Straw Hat ($330)

Everyone from Madonna to Kate Hudson uses this cream--it’s the perfect skin-soothing remedy after a day in the sun.

Egyptian Magic All Purpose Skin Cream ($37)

Protect your peepers while showing off your stylish side in these clear sunglasses.

Spitfire Retro Sunglasses ($38)

Keep accessories simple and opt for a minimum number of pieces with maximum impact, like this silver statement necklace with antique appeal.

L-atitude Indian Bazaar Chakma Necklace ($120)

Breeze through the customs line in style with this leather colour-block passport holder.

J.Crew Leather Colorblock Passport Case ($45)