Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

News /Brits Splash out on Holiday Wardrobe

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

News /Brits Splash out on Holiday Wardrobe

Article excerpt

BRITS splash out more than £200 on new clothes for their summer holiday every year.

New research has found that, on average, women's holiday wardrobes are worth £5,500, with the total value of men's summer holiday wardrobes coming in at £3,200, on average.

According to a new survey, 82 per cent of Brits don't set a budget before setting out to buy new threads for their beach break.

It also revealed that a third of people surveyed had arrived at the airport with an overweight suitcase - despite the fact that travellers said they only ended up wearing just over half of their new holiday clothes on the trip.

To help travellers avoid overpacking or over-spending, online jewellery site Silver Tree Jewellery have created a 'Holiday Wardrobe Calculator', which allows travellers to see the value of the contents of their suitcase before hopping on a plane. …

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