ULTIMATE MEN'S TRAVEL ESSENTIALS WITH EAST DANE (+GIVEAWAY!)

With our Hawaii getaway just in the horizon and Father's Day fast approaching, we've partnered up with

East Dane

, one of our favorite online shops with a range of high end and contemporary menswear brands, to come up with a selection of highly recommended essentials for the perfect vacation.

We're also giving away a total of 10 East Dane gift cards valued at $50 to help you get started. Scroll on down to see our top picks and enter the giveaway through Rafflecopter. Contest ends June 9th, 2014!

We like to keep it shady at all times. Sunglasses not only provide eye protection, but the right pair always makes a statement or completes an outfit.

1.

Thierry Lasry Century Sunglasses

2.

Thierry Lasry Silenty Sunglasses

3.

Gucci Aviator Sunglasses (on sale!)

4.

Ray-Ban Clubmaster Folding Polarized Sunglasses

5.

Ray-Ban Original Aviator Sunglasses

A great carry-on will last a lifetime and looks good in and out of the airport. It's all about reliability while keeping everything else simple and tidy.

1.

Lotuff Leather Duffel Travel Bag

2.

WANT Les Essentials de la Vie Sangster Tote

 (great for the beach!)

3.

Mismo M/S Adventurer Bag

4.

Mismo M/S Weekender (on sale!)

Go bold, printed and adventurous with swim shorts this summer season. Because we like to think that a basic white tee or tank top, sunglasses and sun screen is all you need for a relaxing vacation.

1.

Scotch & Soda Chino Shorts

2.

DSQUARED2 Stretch Drill Cotton Shorts

3.

Hentsch Man Station Swim Trunks

 (on sale!)

Slip-on loafers and sneakers with an edge are our go-to shoes whenever we want to give our feet a little R&R of its own. Get your fancy footwork on without sacrificing on comfort and function.

1.

Viktor & Rolf Striped Deck Shoes

2.

John Varvatos Star USA Hattan Low Top Sneakers

3.

Rivieras Suede Sultan Slip On Shoes

4.

Paul Smith Jeans Balfour Sneaker

5.

Rivieras Classic 20 Slip On Shoes

Sometimes, it's not just drizzling. It's important to stay covered or layered up when weather conditions don't hold up. The best solution is to at least bring one jacket or light sweatshirt to combat these unpredictabilities and stay warm.

1.

Y-3 Shooting Shirt

2.

A.P.C. White Denim Jean Jacket

3.

Hentsch Man Harlow Bomber Jacket

4.

Theory Cosimo Sweater

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*Giveaway is generously sponsored by EAST DANE

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-- good luck to everyone!