What to pack for the perfect weekend break

You’ve booked your perfect long weekend getaway for over the August bank holiday weekend and it’s now time to pack your case. If you’ve only got hand luggage allowance to take with you on the plane, or if you only have limited car space, we know how painful and tricky it can sometimes be to fit all of your outfits in to one small case and pack light. With that in mind, we’ve hand picked some of our favourite items from the stores here at Vicar Lane that you can wear with different items to help you save on the precious luggage space!

Dress from New Look – £27.99

newlook_812503This beaut floral number is from New Look for just £27.99. This dress is the perfect go to outfit for day to night wear as it’s versatile and will inject a bit of sass to your outfit. Whether you team it up with denim shorts, jeans or your fave bikini, this dress is the perfect all rounder.







Frilled hem trousers from River Island – £40

riverisland_803409.jpg v2A few months down the line and gingham is still very much a focus of Summer fashion and is the perfect style to lead us in to Autumn. We’re in love with these frilled hem trousers from River Island.  Pair with a bralette for the typical summer night or team with a blouse and jacket for those cooler nights.









Dress from New Look – Now £12
RRP £24.99


This dress from New Look is super cute and is bang trend with the gingham print. Wear it with trainernew look gingham dresss for the casual look.








Two piece from River Island – £103

Culotte trousers – £38
Blazer – £65

river island twin set

Make a bold statement with this dark red two piece from River Island. Together they make the perfect outfit for the evening, it exudes confidence and we can’t get enough.

Pair the culottes with a t-shirt and flat shoes for a chilled day time look or team the blazer with a pair of denim jeans for a more effortless look.




High waisted vintage jeans from H&M – £34.99

H&M JEANSThese vintage high waisted cropped jeans from H&M are to die for! Denim jeans are a timeless and staple item so these are a must have and go well with almost anything. Not to mention they’re super comfy and flattering. The high waist will make your legs look longer as the extra height gives the illusion that your legs go on for days. Tuck a cami top in to these jeans and it’s the perfect day to night wear.







I hope you’ve enjoyed our top picks and hope you have a fab bank holiday exploring and relaxing!

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