If like us you’re daydreaming of sunnier days and warm weather escapes, you’ll enjoy dipping your toe into some travel beauty and Summer styling ideas.
With top travel destinations for 2020 billed by Forbes as places like Palermo, Argentina and Portugal, you may also be looking closer to home – exploring the glorious UK coastline.
Fashion firmly in mind also, we grabbed some expert insight from celebrity stylist and fashion editor, Donna McCulloch AKA Sulky Doll Styling. Donna says,
Whether your wanderlust wish-list touches on Cornwall or Cape Town, check out our top beauty, accessory and fashion picks…
Build up a bespoke travel set and explore our brand-new Sampling Service. An ideal way to try signature Ancienne Ambiance products before you decide which one is best for you, the sample bottles range from 20ml to 100ml in size, making them ideal for travel beauty holiday packing also.
Optimise your packing with multi-tasking beauty and skincare staples, such as our Goddess Oil which can be used on the face, dry skin, nails, cuticles and hair. Take luxe scents away and dive into both nourishing Hand and Body Washes and Body Lotion in our expert fragrance blends. Explore other enticing options, including Bath Soak Salts for exfoliating and Bath and Body Oils for skin hydration.
Brand-new to Baukjen for SS20 is the beautiful Abigail Shirt Dress. Clearly you can never go wrong with a splash of leopard print (a classic neutral, if you ask us) and this gorgeous number is super flattering to boot. The premium jersey material makes for a soft, comfy and relaxed fit, ideal when travelling too. Its maxi length and flowing fabric works well paired with a little jacket and trainers, or sandals come summertime.
New in-store (online from end of February 2020), look no further for snapping up chic cosmetic pouches to take away on stylish travels. Beautifully adorned with an embroidered ‘Goddess Vibes’ message and stunning designs on the reverse (Goddess Lips and Goddess Eye), there are black and white cotton options to choose from with coloured zip finishings. Slip sampling service numbers inside, as well as travel skincare favourites or even use to keep your lipstick and phone for drinks and dinner. A truly original and unique buy, we have all the heart eyes for our Goddess gorgeous collaboration collection with Melissa Wear Your Heart’s expert embroidery.
Murad are experts passionate about the importance of lowering oxidative stress and prioritising general wellbeing, because they know how much this is then reflected in our skin. Big fans of both their brand message and brilliant products, this Murad Youth Renewal Starter Kit is ideal for your on-the-move beauty regime. A four-piece set including some essential Murad staples, these are their AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser alongside the Retinol Youth Renewal Serum, Eye Serum and Night Cream, each in travel size skincare beauty sizes.
Add a stunning splash of turquoise to any outfit with these intricate 9K gold chandelier earrings. With a showstopping drop of 4cm, you will radiate deluxe elegance. Hand-made by Ancienne Ambiance resident jeweller Claire Van Holthe, they are just one example of her beautiful creations- pop into our Chelsea flagship and explore the rest of the range.
Anna Mason’s elegant ‘Jane’ Jumpsuit, with romantic blouson sleeves, is a timeless day to evening classic cut from breathable linen. With effortlessly chic designs encompassing pieces such as cotton poplin blouses, ruffle-trimmed tops, jumpsuits and metallic crepe maxi dresses, Anna Mason is the ultimate holiday wardrobe indulgence. Shop exquisite collections on Anna’s website or Net A Porter and check out the Anna Mason Instagram page for swoon-worthy style inspiration.
Images: Donna McCulloch, Baukjen, Murad, Net A Porter