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Lima Dreaming beach style| Winter sun beachwear|

It is definitely that time of year again, all my thoughts have turned towards Lima. It may seem strange when most people are focusing on christmas but for me its sunshine all the way which is why I find myself searching for beachwear.

Lima is always split in to two categories, week days in the south on the beach and weekends in Lima for family time, cocktails, food and long walks. This means I get to have different wardrobes as the city and the beach require different pieces.

I spotted this dress by Denim & Supply awhile ago in store and this will definitely be in my suit case

Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren Esme Tunic £140 here


Just love the colour of this bikini

Heidi Klein Cayman Islands Bandeau Bikini £190 here


This dress and hat will make a great outfit for city walk and cocktails (sitting outside Hotel B watching Barranco go by)

Melissa Odabash Cornflower Fedora £112 here


Thierry Colson Pippa Dandelion Cotton Dress £465 here


I usually take a couple of new bikinis with me every year to add to the collection. (a couple in a couple out)

Seafolly Goddess Bikini Top in Wild Orchid  £60 here Bikini bottoms £43 here


Melissa Odabash Maldives Bandeau Bikini £186 here The colour is AMAZING


These Melissa Odabash shorts are way too pretty for the beach but teamed with a  white cotton cami we have beachside living perfection ( eating drinking and walking)

Place Nationale Vintage Cotton Cami £260 here


Melissa Odabash Carolina Embroidered Shorts £190 here


A new sundress (or two) is always nice, either for beach life or city life (you need pretty clothes to drink pretty cocktails!)

ASOS Cold Shoulder Beach Dress £26 here


I think I will finish as I started with a pretty dress which is just perfect for Lima. All it needs is gorgeous sandals (I have plenty) a hat and I am ready. Bellini please.

Vanessa Bruno Frivole Embroidered Dress £498 here







Great Holiday Wardrobe Updates| Where can I buy beachwear now|

As you all know I am constantly on the look out for great pieces to wear on the annual trip to Peru. I will be on and around the beach for 3 weeks so I need great pieces!!

I always check Beach Cafe they have a great range of designer beachwear and accessories all year round and they have regular new additions.

I have included some great Heidi Klein bikinis but you need to check the website for the full range. I have quite a few waiting for me in Peru and they never disappoint, I just add  a new one every trip. ( www.heidiklein.com )

These are today’s favourite finds, all are going on my wishlist!

Seafolly Salvation Playsuit £67 here


Seafolly Tamagochi Pants £98 here


Vitamin A Penelope Pants £189 here


Flash Tattoos Goldfish Kiss Tattoos £29 here


PilyQ  Biscayne Dress £155 here


Emamo Bacio Muslin Kaftan £409 here


L*Space Powder Blue Bikini £149 here


Sofia by Vix Siberia Maya Dress £121 here


Hipanema Peacock Bracelet £75 here


Juliet Dunn Embroidered Cotton Kaftan £215 here

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Easton Pearson Take Away Vana Dress £455 here

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Anna Kosturova Crochet Shorts £130 here


Missoni Mare Crochet Knit Bikini £280 here


Heidi Klein Sainte Maxime Twist Bandeau Bikini £236 here


Isabel Marant X Olivers People Teardrop Sunglasses £236 here


Heidi Klein Ischia Twist Bandeau Bikini £208 here


Finds + Hatmaker Gabon Leather Trimmed Straw Hat £325 here