Win the ultimate summer competition

Make this summer the hottest one yet, with a prize that includes everything from an island escape to breezy linen shirts

The sun has made a long-awaited appearance and the mercury is inching ever higher. It’s official: summer is finally upon us. To celebrate – and celebrate we must – we’ve teamed up with some of our favourite brands to offer a selection of products and experiences that will make this summer your best one yet.

From a five-star stay in Santorini to premium grooming goodies; elegant loafers to lightweight linens in every form – this is a prize you won’t want to miss out on. Scroll on for a closer look at each item and be sure to enter the competition at the bottom of the page for your chance to win.

Two-night stay at Sandblu Santorini (worth £460)

Set to open this summer, Sandblu is a luxurious sanctuary tucked away on the foothills of Thira Mountain on the stunning Greek island of Santorini. The lucky winner will receive a two-night stay in Sandblu’s stunning Deluxe Sea View Room, including breakfast. Spend your days lounging in the sun by the infinity pool, making the most of the rejuvenating spa or exploring the surrounding landscape on horseback.

Luca Faloni Portofino Shirt, Elba Polo, Lipari Trousers and Linen-Jersey Shirt (worth £715)

If your summer wardrobe needs a refresh, Luca Faloni has you sorted. The Italian menswear maestro’s eponymous brand is all about elevated everyday staples made from luxurious fibres. Take, for instance, its Portofino Shirt, a classic button-up cut from 100% Italian linen, or its Elba Polo, made from a linen-jersey blend and treated with aloe for extra softness. Both items are included in the prize, as are Luca Faloni’s bestselling Lipari Trousers and its ultra-breathable long-sleeve linen-jersey shirt.

Mr Marvis Gullwings and Cosmics Linen Shorts (worth £178)

No summer wardrobe is complete without a solid rotation of shorts and you simply can’t go wrong with this linen style from Dutch brand Mr Marvis. Lightweight, breathable and elasticated, they’re as comfortable as they are smart. The prize includes two pairs in versatile navy and light grey.

Tracksmith Eliot Runner, Session Tee and Session Shorts (worth £348)

Working out feels like a lot less of a chore when you’re dressed the part. Pound the pavement in style, in this high-performance running set from Tracksmith. It includes the brand’s Eliot Runner, a sneaker that fuses minimalist design with maximum performance; the Session Tee, a lightweight, moisture-wicking and antimicrobial running staple; as well as the Session Shorts, which are made with lightweight stretch and cut for movement and modesty.

Love Brand Nassau Blazer, Randall Trousers and Staniel Swim Shorts(worth £600)

For those elegant summer soirées, look to Love Brand. Its navy Nassau blazer and Randall trousers are versatile and lightweight linen separates that look just as good when worn together as apart. Team with a crisp white tee and leather trainers for an effortless smart-casual look. Also from Love Brand, we have the summer-ready Staniel swim shorts, crafted from a quick-drying recycled material and rendered in the label's iconic Elephant Palace print.

Ripa Ripa Camicia Capri Righe Verdi Shirt, Camicia Elba Verde Shirt, Ficus Shorts and Vino Shorts (worth £252)

Beat the heat and look great doing it, in Ripa Ripa’s riviera-ready summer clothing bundle, which includes two pairs of the brand’s tailored swim shorts and two of its classic shirts – the Camicia Capri and Camicia Elba – both handmade in Naples from 100% Italian linen. Alain Delon, eat your heart out.

Cheaney Hadley EF Penny Loafer in Brown Suede (worth £425)

Northamptonshire shoemaker Cheaney is a fail-safe go-to for footwear that will stand the test of time. Our pick for the summer months? Cheaney’s Hadley EF Penny Loafer. Its classic silhouette, elegant brown suede upper and easy slip-on style makes it a versatile option for casual or formal events.

Sunspel Sea Island Cotton T-Shirt and Riviera Polo Shirt (worth £290)

British brand Sunspel has been crafting classic clothing items since 1860, so it’s safe to say it knows a thing or two about what makes the perfect staple. Case in point: its super-soft Sea Island Cotton T-Shirt, made using the world's most sought-after cotton, and its iconic Riviera Polo Shirt, which was worn by Daniel Craig in his debut performance as James Bond in Casino Royale.

North-89 Universe Blue Loafers (worth £190)

Swedish footwear brand North-89 designs with the seasons in mind. Its classic Loafer, handcrafted in Portugal, is the ultimate summer shoe, with its unlined suede upper and breathable memory foam insole.

Floris Bergamotto di Positano Eau de Parfum (worth £160)

You rotate your wardrobe with the seasons, so why not do the same with your fragrances? Included in the ultimate summer prize pack is Floris’ Bergamotto di Positano, a delightfully refreshing blend of bergamot and mandarin with hints of vanilla and base notes of ginger and amber.

Patricks SH2 Deep Clean Shampoo, CD2 Moisturising Conditioner, WE1 High Performance Natural Deodorant and BW1 Body + Face Wash (worth £134)

UK grooming brand Patricks creates high performance products for men that are scientifically proven to reduce the effects of hair loss and signs of ageing. To help you kick start your summer looking and feeling your best, Patrick’s is offering a grooming bundle including an antioxidant-infused shampoo, a nourishing conditioner, a non-irritant and aluminium-free natural deodorant and a powerful all-in-one body and face wash.\

Sirplus Caramel Waffle Knit Polo, Archaeology Boxer Short Gift Box and Organic Cotton Ribbed Stripe Socks Gift Box (worth £255)

Everyday staples don't have to be boring. For proof, look to London-based menswear label Sirplus. Its elevated staples include an elegant summer-ready waffle knit polo shirt that gives regular polos a run for their money; Liberty print boxers decorated with fragments of Greek and Roman statues; and a gift box of rib-knitted socks, all expertly crafted in Portugal from organic cotton.

Taylor Morris Zero Sunglasses and Westbourne Sunglasses (worth £330)

Complete your summer look with not one, but two pairs of shades. The best of British design meets rock & roll flair in the form of these sunglasses from London eyewear label Taylor Morris. The Zero draws inspiration from John Lennon's iconic glasses, while the Westbourne utilises a distinctive hexagonal shape that will suit any face shape.

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