“Believe me my young friend, there is nothing, absolutely nothing half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats” – Wind in the Willows

Simple stripes, red hues and royal blues. Is there anything more irresistibly chic than the nautical look? We think not. Whether cruising top deck around the French Rivera or lolling by the harbour, this timeless trend will have you covered. So dive in to our nautical style guide for you and the little ones that’s as simple as A, B, sea (sorry, we couldn’t resist!)

For You

1) Chinti and Parker Organic Top / Simple and perfectly Parisian, ideal for those breezy summer nights

2) Sunuva Ombre Cashmere Silk Pashmina / Wonderfully versatile, keep the ocean chill off with this super-soft pashmina

3) LemLem Shore Tee Dress / A floaty dress is a holiday necessity, throw on over a bikini for an effortless style

4) Sensi Studio Panama Hat / Hand-woven style to quite literally top off that summer look

5) Sunuva Ticking Stripe Beach Bag / No boating excursion would be complete without an over-sized canvas bag

6) Missoni Reversible Bikini / Swirling blue patterns give a modern reinvention of the seaside look

7) Oliver Peoples O'Malley Sunglasses / These little peepers will have you covered from sunrise to sunset

8) Rae Feather Monogram Clutch / Clutching at straws? Not with this little beauty! Crafted from palm straw and complete with customisable initials it's simply a beachside must

For them


1) Sunuva Girls’ Sunglasses Rash Vest and Swimsuit / Breton stripes and sunglasses motifs are perfect for yacht adventures!

2) Sunuva Boys’ Skateboard Rash Vest and Swim Short / On a fresh white background, this look will keep him safe in the sun when out catching those waves

3) Sunuva Seersucker Shorts / Smarten up the beach with these chic shorts. Pair with a linen shirt and he’s ready to party

4) Sunuva Boys’ Lobster Floatsuit / Build your little skipper’s water confidence in cool stripes with this snappy little lobster floatsuit