Top 10 Summer Essentials – for girls!

Ok – part two of our sizzling Summer essentials brought to you by the wonderful Dilys Treacle Treasures. This one’s for you ladies!

Howdy! Here’s hoping that the Kuji Shop guide to the Top Ten Summer Essentials for guys was enjoyed by all? As promised, the girls Top Ten is coming up next, so read on to discover our favourite recommendations for all your summer needs! Then get yourselves suitably equipped and switch on to standby, just in case the sun decides to make an appearance. It’s good to be prepared, that’s what we say!

Oh and of course, don’t forget, everything featured here is available to order online from
the Kuji Shop boutique, and if you subscribe when you visit, you’ll get 10% off your next

1. Travel Journal

Lighthouse Travel Journal

If you’re off on your holidays this summer or planning on any travelling, you’ll want to
record all your happy memories for ever and ever. What better of way of doing so than with this beautiful travel journal by Sukie?

The hard cover is silk-screen printed, and contains a selection of lined, plain and squared
papers. There are storage pockets and perforated envelopes – perfect for collecting
ephemera such as tickets, badges or postcards. Keep all of your memories together, and
store them safely (not to mention stylishly!) in one place. Think how amazing it will be to
look back on this in years to come.

Journals are priced at £9.99 each.

2. Drape Pocket Dress

LOVE drape pocket dress, vintage blue

This blue vintage print drape pocket dress, by Love, is a Kuji Shop favourite. It’s perfect for the warmer weather, but is so versatile that you could really wear it any time, rain or shine! Pair it up with tights or leggings while it’s a bit chilly, and throw on an oversized cardy and your favourite satchel to complete the look. Or for a night out, team it with heels and a smart jacket and bag, for a winning look.

The dress is 100% polyester and machine washable, with an average length of 80cm.
Sizes available – Small/Medium (8-10) and Medium/Large (10-12)

*Now on SALE* Priced at £36.00 £27.00

3. Fly me to the Moon print

Fly me to the moon Luiza Holub art print

A beautiful limited edition print by Sheffield based artist Luiza Holub, for TeeBag Designs.

This cool and tranquil print would bring an air of calm to your room, and make a great

Artist Luiza says ‘I create worlds in my mind, never planned and always spontaneous – they appear when least expected. My pieces of work expand beyond the literal visual world the human mind encounters day-to-day, turning them into a fairy tale connotation. This new reality juxtaposes images from my past with creations from my head, and in turn I place them back into a child like realm.’

Prints are priced at £10.00 each and are sized at approximately 420 x 594mm.

4. Racer Vest

women's racer vest top

Next up – a great casual piece. What could be more nautical than bold stripes in fresh blue
and white? This stunning vest, by Supremebeing™ is a regular-fit, hip length vest top in
Roller Riviera, with a blunt low front & back neckline. Featuring tortoiseshell buttons on the reverse, with a full-length opening, asymmetric side seam pleat detail, and a hand-stitched branded metal plate above the hem.
Priced at £34.99.

5. Raft Shorts

supremebeing women's raft shorts

If you’re a fan of the Riviera blue stripe vest, you could do no better than to pair it up with these super-stylish fitted Riviera blue Raft shorts, also from Supremebeing™

These thigh-length shorts have a paperbag waist, narrow twin belt loops & double knotted cord belt. They feature a turned hem, bound interior facing, and neat welt pockets with cream tortoiseshell buttons.

These are timeless classics and will see you all the way through this summer, and hopefully a few more too!
Priced at £54.99

6. Pink Canvas Bag

Pink Summer canvas bag

This fantastic lightweight unisex backpack has been produced right here in Sheffield by Kuji Shop favourites CROW & DUNNAGE. Constructed from fine sturdy canvas, this vintage pink backpack is great for weekends away in the summer. Infact, it’s great for any time – very versatile and will last for years! Can be carried over your shoulder, by your side, or across your back (the possibilities are boundless!)

Priced at £29.99 and ONLY available from Kuji Shop!

7. Fisheye Submarine

Lomography fisheye submarine

Wow…just look at this! For fantastic fun times at the pool, or even in the Med (if you’re
lucky enough) the Fisheye Submarine is the perfect little add-on to slip in your suitcase as you head off on your hols!

This amazing underwater camera case is compatible with both the Fisheye 1 and Fisheye 2, and allows you to keep snapping away up to 20 metres below the surface. The crystal-clear polycarbonate lens opening will ensure your shots are as focused and always bursting with colour. Amazing!

The Fisheye Submarine is by Lomography and priced at £45.00

8. Aztec Necklace

Galibardy acrylic aztec ncklace

Stunning Aztec necklace, by Galibardy, in gold, black, and white acrylic. Dress it up, or dress it down! This piece is edgy and different – stand out!

Chain length – 23cm
Width of pendant – 16cm
Height of pendant – 8cm

Yours, for £21.00

9. Solar skirt

black solar skirt

This black solar skirt by Supremebeing™ is beautifully multifaceted, and would be perfect for any number of occasions this summer! The upper-thigh length dual fabric has a sheer overlay & striped cotton-mix liner. It features an accent fabric tie belt with narrow belt loops, and welt pockets on the side seams. This wardrobe staple can be worked casually or formally, and will take you from daytime to evening with as little as a change of footwear!

Priced at £44.99

10. Leather clutch case

handmade leather clutch case tan

Last, but never least…this pretty tan leather clutch case, with a flintlock, is just the right size for keeping your mobile or ipod safe whilst you’re on the go. Expertly handmade, by the people at Tibor Leather, this stunning piece is unique and stylish and we reckon you’ll be using it all the way to winter, and beyond!


Now all we have to hope for is a bit of sunshine, so we can actually get the summer started! In the meantime, get yourself over to and find yourself something amazing…happy shopping!



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