7 men's style essentials for the Monaco Yacht Show
The bag

The hectic schedule of the Monaco Yacht Show can by gruelling on mind, body and wardrobe (even if you've already planned what to wear to the Monaco Yacht Show). To help you out, we've put together an essential style survival kit so you can breeze elegantly through the show knowing you're prepared for whatever the day may bring.

The bag

You may not be used to carrying a bag in your everyday life but trust us, for long days spent at the Monaco Yacht Show, you’re going to need one. Plus with style, colour and quality this classic, you’ll be passing Lotuff’s bag down the generations for decades to come.

Leather lock briefcase, from £605, Lotuff

The pen

Important deals should be signed with only the finest of writing instruments and that means Mont Blanc. Keep thing classic with a black Meisterstück LeGrande fountain pen in yellow or rose gold.

Meisterstück LeGrande fountain pen, £470, Mont Blanc

The card holder

The Monaco Yacht Show represents a brilliant opportunity for networking and meeting new people. Make sure your business cards stay pristine and create as good an impression as your sparkling personality with Alexander McQueen’s subtly edgy card holder.

Croc embossed card holder, £135, Alexander McQueen at Harrods

The sunglasses

With days full of meetings and parties and dinners every evening, tired eyes are inevitable at the Monaco Yacht Show. Hide the evidence with Ray-Ban’s wear-anywhere tortoiseshell wayfarers.

Tortoise effect wayfarer sunglasses, £170, Ray-Ban at Selfridges

The diary

Yes, all your contacts and events might be synced to your smartphone but isn’t there something just so elegant and chic about writing your schedule in a fine diary? This Must de Cartier leather diary is sure to seduce even the most hardened tech lover.

Must de Cartier leather pocket diary, £330, Cartier

The shoes

A sturdy pair of boat shoes are an absolute must when a day of yacht hopping lies ahead. Billionaire's stylish suede versions will look great with a classic beige chino and navy blazer combination.

Suede slip-on shoes, £330, Billionaire at Harrods

The grooming essential

Monaco Yacht Show veterans don’t need warning that temperatures can be very warm in the Mediterranean. Seeing as red and sweaty is a good look for absolutely no-one, be sure to pack a travel-size bottle of Kiehl’s Refreshing Mist to keep you cool and calm all day.

Refreshing Mist, £9 for 75ml, Kiehl’s