JD Official | May 1, 2024

Bank Holiday Style: In or Out?

It’s that time of year again, the temperature is slowly (and we mean slowly) rising, the sun is making an appearance, and it’s starting to just feel like Summer is around the corner – finally!

That can only mean one thing, the bank holidays are coming thick and fast…


With May hosting not one but two bank holidays: one at the start of the month; one at the end, it’s the perfect opportunity to make extra plans or take more time to reset and refresh.


Whichever way you’re looking to spend this long weekend, we’ve got the looks to cover it. See our top picks for the bank holiday below 😎



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Staying In

Want to use the time off to hit chill mode? Switch OOO on, get cosy and use the three-day weekend away from work or studying for a much-needed break.


If the bank holiday looks like completing that long-awaited film marathon with your mates, binging a new series everyone’s been on about, or baking your fave goodies, grab staples from the biggest brands and take your comfort up a level.


Nike know what’s up when you need to kick back ✅


Baggy tees, Phoenix Fleece Oversized sweats, Tech Fleece tracksuits and sports-inspired leggings combine for the ultimate Swoosh setup for your off-duty days.


For something a lil’ different, Juicy Couture add a touch of bling to your style, even when you’re at home. Velour fabric and signature diamante branding keep you shining in a noughties-inspired look.



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Stepping Out

Hoping to catch some rays while you can? 🌞 From picky tea picnics with your pals to days out on the town exploring hidden gems, you’ll need the ‘fit to match the weather.


Graphic tees are all about making a statement. Born to be repped outside, adidas’ Originals collection goes bold this season with varsity wordmarks, vintage prints and eye-catching colourways.


Signed off with the world famous 3-Stripes: cropped tops, crewneck tees, oversized sweats make a go-to combo with the brands’ signature track pants and track tops.


Going further afield while you’ve got the time off? Why not. Backing every adventure that comes, The North Face and Berghaus have outdoor activities at the heart of their designs. Forest fests, beach trips, weekend hikes and more, they’ve laced tech into lightweight fabrics across cargo pants, booty shorts, jackets, and quarter zip tops.



If you’ve big plans and want to go out out, premium ‘fits are calling your name. Lacoste and Fred Perry deliver heritage-inspired style with classic branding, while Levi’s completes the look with denim jeans that stay timeless.

Your Plans, Your Style

We’ve got the top and bottom covered, now it’s time to finish the ‘fit.


When you’re heading out, iconic trainers from the likes of New Balance and Nike deliver archival-inspired silhouettes that are made for any rotation.


Thinking of more a beach-to-street vibe for staycations or city getaways? Look no further than Birkenstock.



For indoor chills, Crocs reign supreme on the comfort scale with ultra-soft Croslite-built sandals. Whether you’ve got them in sports mode for a deep clean at home or have kicked the strap forward for a simple slip-on, they’re a staple of your off-duty getup.


Got fresh ideas for this weekend’s ‘fit? Add accessories likes socks, caps, bags and more to complete your look.


Whatever the long weekend has in store, scroll the styles in your size and get your haul ready!


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