Smartly packed: men’s weekend bag

The 6 items you need to maximize your summer getaway

Packing can always feel like a chore, but it’s particularly daunting for shorter trips when you’re limited to a weekend bag. The trick is to choose styles that you can wear in various combinations throughout your vacation. Here, six necessities that expand your options.

With market research assistance from Vladimyr Pierre-Louis.

frank anthony shorts

Pack these hydrophobic and sweat-wicking swim trunks that can take you from the beach to your workout to a night out.
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brunello cucinelli denim trousers

The drawstring inclusion gives a summery vibe to these denim trousers. Their light color and relaxed fit make them ideal for dressing down with a tee during the day or up with the reverse side of the denim jacket below.
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orlebar brown polo shirt

This lightweight polo/Henley hybrid fits just as easily with shorts in the a.m. as it does with denim later on.
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lanvin reversible trucker jacket

Styles that are slim-fitting, cropped, and in a darker hue work for multiple occasions. This trucker pick is reversible, allowing for more ways to wear throughout the weekend.
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jib silver high tops

The perforated look of these sneakers gives them a casual vacation feel, while the sleek high-top design and color keeps them elevated. Pair with pants and a button-down at night to dress them up.
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saint laurent canvas duffle bag

With playful patch embellishments that pay tribute to youthful camping trips, this roomy bag can fit all your necessities without sacrificing style.
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