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Fact––it only takes a short two-hour-and-a-half flight to get from New York to Bermuda. Just to compare, it will probably take you more in peak traffic to get to the Hamptons so, really, Bermuda is the perfect summer destination, whether it’s for a longer holiday or a quick weekend getaway. Pro tip: check out Rosewood Bermuda for an unbeatable stay.

If we have to describe the British island territory in one word, it will be colorful. Its pink-sand beaches, pastel-hued houses, and turquoise water really don’t need an Instagram filter to make them look picture-perfect. So when it comes to picking the perfect pieces to take with you, don’t be afraid to go bold—bright yellows, blue, pink, green and red.

Unfortunately, humidity just like temperatures tend to be in the mid-80s, which means that if you don’t want to be a sweaty, hot mess, opt for clothes that are made from natural fabrics such as cotton, linen, and silk.

Here we rounded up the chicest items to pack for your summer vacation in Bermuda.

Lisa Marie Fernandez Fiesta Yellow Ric Rac Linen Dress

Crafted from breezy linen, this beautiful dress features bright yellow ric rac detailing and ruffled trim. Pair it with sandals and bold earrings for the ultimate island-inspired look.

To buy: $895,

Loewe Raffia Straw Bag

While this large raffia bag with leather accents is perfect for the beach, you can also take it with you when you go souvenir shopping as it will fit quite a lot.

To buy: $490,

Nili Lotan Mora Linen Shorts

For a day of sightseeing, opt for these lightweight linen shorts that sport a drawstring waist tie and front pockets.

To buy: $325,

Solid & Striped The Claudia One-shoulder Cutout Swimsuit

Get inspired by Bermuda’s famous pink-sand beaches and go for a one-piece in a pretty pink hue. We also love the one-shoulder silhouette as well as the sexy side cutout.

To buy: $150,

Linda Farrow 656 C4 Cateye Sunglasses

This stylish pair of oversized cateye sunnies in a light peach color will flatter any face shape.

To buy: $390,

Adriana Degras Pomegranate Long Caftan

For a sophisticated pool-side look, opt for this elegant lace-up caftan made from luxurious silk.

To buy: $1,200,

Alexandre Birman Kacey Printed Sandals

Give your feet a break from heels (after all you’re on vacation), and pack a pair of these light flat leather sandals with a botanical print.

To buy: $425,

Rails Athena Striped Wrap Top

This gorgeous striped top made from a breezy blend of rayon and cotton is the epitome of effortless island-inspired style. Pair it with a maxi skirt or shorts for a resort-ready look.

To buy: $158,

Cult Gaia Printed Turban

Complement your beach look with this linen headband. It has an adjustable wire for a perfect and comfortable fit.

To buy: $60,

Mercedes Salazar Two Golden Suns Earrings

For this pair of bold earrings, Colombian designer Mercedez Salazar was inspired by “the importance of the Sun in our life.” They are handmade in Tezca in Central Colombia, using cane leaves and gold-plated bronze.

To buy: $373,

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