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Made from jersey-ribbed cotton for stretch and comfort, we don't call this boatneck "essential" for nothing.

Essential Boatneck

$45.00

4.2
(53 reviews)

Get creative with our super-stretchy cotton leggings. They're perfect for mixing and matching with anything and everything. Sparkly top? Snuggly jumper? How about a magician’s hat and superhero cape? No problem. These leggings are your do-anything essential, so let your imagination run wild.

Plain Leggings

$26.00

4.8
(5 reviews)

Our Essential Vest comes in impossibly soft cotton and a selection of colours and classic stripes. Reach for this easy, layerable style and you’ll never be disappointed.

Essential Vest

$28.00

4.8
(22 reviews)

Overhaul your everyday essentials with our voop-neck tee (that's a cross between a V-neck and a scoop neck, by the way). It's made from supersoft cotton that's slightly heavier than previous seasons for a gentle drape and a flattering fit.

The Cotton Voop Tee

$38.00

4.1
(50 reviews)

Whether it's a playdate or cuddle time, these cosy jersey bottoms have it covered with all-day comfort, whatever your little one gets up to. Ribbed cuffs and a colourful drawstring keep these hard-wearing joggers fitting snugly on even the most energetic wrigglers. Match with a favourite…

Essential Jersey Bottoms

$28.00

5
(1 review)

Whether it's a playdate or cuddle time, these cosy jersey bottoms have it covered with all-day comfort, whatever your little one gets up to. Ribbed cuffs and a colourful drawstring keep these hard-wearing joggers fitting snugly on even the most energetic wrigglers. Match with a favourite…

Essential Jersey Bottoms

$28.00

5
(1 review)

A wardrobe staple in classic colours and stripe options (you know we love a stripe). This wear-with-everything style will never let you down.

Essential Short Sleeve Tee

$38.00

4.4
(21 reviews)

Made right here in Britain, this timeless belt is crafted from smooth leather that only looks better with age. The brass-finish buckle and hand-stitch detailing make it an essential in any man's wardrobe.

British Belt

$75.00

4.8
(4 reviews)

This drapey wardrobe essential is the perfect length for layering over leggings or skinny jeans. We've paid lots of attention to the details with its blouson sleeves, elasticated cuffs and a notch neckline, not to mention the standout prints.

Maya Top

$120.00

4.3
(29 reviews)

We took the essential everyday T-shirt – complete with 100% cotton jersey, semi-fitted shape and just-right length – and gave it that unique Boden twist with designed-in-house prints. You’re looking at a wardrobe game-changer.

Printed Crew Neck Tee

$50.00

4.3
(43 reviews)

Ahoy there, this rash vest and pants set is an essential for little suitcases. It gives extra protection against the sun with long sleeves and UPF fabric. The pants are lined and roomy enough for a swim nappy. And, it’s nautically striped to differentiate would-be sailors from lily-livered…

Rash Vest & Pants Set

$50.00

4
(2 reviews)

When it's time for a break from the water (and maybe an ice-cream) keep off the chills with our soft towelling poncho. This seaside essential in 100% cotton is easy to throw on and easy to throw in the wash. We’ve even added a hood to keep you extra-cosy.

Towelling Poncho

$48.00

4
(4 reviews)

When it's time for a break from the water (and maybe an ice-cream) keep off the chills with our soft towelling poncho. This seaside essential in 100% cotton is easy to throw on and easy to throw in the wash. We’ve even added a hood to keep things extra-cosy.

Towelling Poncho

$44.00

4.6
(7 reviews)

Ahoy there, this rash vest and pants set is an essential for little suitcases. It gives extra protection against the sun with long sleeves and UPF fabric. The pants are lined and roomy enough for a swim nappy. And, it’s nautically striped to differentiate would-be sailors from lily-livered…

Rash Vest & Pants Set

$50.00

4
(2 reviews)

These carpenter jeans have a rugged look, with loops and camouflage print pockets to keep all those essential tools (and sweets). Their relaxed fit and easy pull-on waist are designed for comfort, while reinforced Warrior Knee patches mean they won't wear out.

Rib Waist Carpenter Trousers

$52.00

5
(2 reviews)

…easy to spot at special occasions – it's covered with embroidered polka dots. We finished the short-sleeved design with as much scalloped trim as we could and added pockets for essential treasures. And with a gathered waist and layers of tulle and cotton, it's perfect for twirling on the dancefloor.

Spotty Short-sleeved Dress

$90.00

An easy-going dress is essential for balmy picnic and berry-picking days. This one has front patch pockets (excellent hiding spots for sticky hands) with birds, butterflies and bees peeping out in dainty appliqué. When the chill sets in, simply pair it with a pair of our stripy leggings.

Appliqué Pocket Dress

$52.00

4.3
(9 reviews)

This easy-breezy dress is (almost) as essential as ice cream in the park on sunny afternoons. Choose between a super stripy lolly or a bright butterfly to come along on warm-weather adventures. In supersoft cotton jersey, the swingy A-line fit leaves plenty of room for playing.

Bright Print Holiday Dress

$40.00

From biking adventures to running around the garden, this lightweight playsuit with bright crochet straps does it all. Made from crinkly cotton, it has an elasticated back panel so it's ready for action and it's fully lined for comfort. Store essential supplies for the day in the front pockets.

Crochet Crinkle Playsuit

$56.00

4.5
(2 reviews)

Essential ingredients for a seaside adventure: bucket and spade, treasure map, and our rainbow-bright shorts. In sturdy cotton, they have a stretchy waistband for maximum comfort, minimum faff. The fun frill hem will make them a firm favourite among little shoreline explorers, while the roomy…

Frill Detail Shorts

$36.00

2.3
(3 reviews)

…messages-for-bottles… they’re just a few of the (very important) things that can be kept handy in the pocket of this tee. The sparkly sequins brighten up our essential stripy design, which is breezily soft in pure cotton. Tuck it into twirly skirts or a pair of jeans when it's treasure hunt time.

Sequin Pocket T-shirt

$40.00

3
(1 review)

Our hero V-neck does it all. The soft blend of rich merino wool and durable cotton is light enough for layering and will survive the washing machine without losing its shape. In a range of classic colours, this workwear essential looks just as smart with jeans at the weekend.

Linden V-neck

$95.00

5
(1 review)

This off-duty essential deserves a place in every man’s casual wardrobe. These timeless boots are finely crafted in Portugal from rich suede and feature an authentic crepe sole for grip. The classic design looks relaxed with jeans but can be smartened up with a shirt and blazer.

Desert Boot

$170.00

5
(2 reviews)

Our vibrant appliqué animals leap off these supersoft T-shirts. A lively mix of textures brings these colourful cotton essentials to life, including pompoms, flutters and sparkly gold feet. Just make sure the brightly-spotted beasties don't scamper away...

Fluttery Animal T-shirt

$36.00

5
(2 reviews)

…Because no-one suspects sharp dressers of mischief. Of course, if any mishaps do ensue, the jacket's machine washability has things covered. There’s also a secret inside pocket for essentials like shades and magnifying glasses. Team with our matching trousers or shorts for head-to-toe dapperness.

Smart Blazer

$90.00

5
(2 reviews)

Instead of covering your legs with sand to keep warm after a swim, pull on these soft towelling sweatpants and feel nice and toasty in no time. These holiday essentials are finished with fun prints and stripes, so you can wear them on beach walks too.

Towelling Sweatpants

$44.00

These versatile turn-up dungarees are your go-to outfit for long days spent exploring the great outdoors. Fill the handy pockets with all your super-important adventuring essentials (sweets, compass and maybe a treasure map or two). Wear with a Breton tee and your most comfortable pair of trainers.

Adventure Dungarees

$64.00

4.9
(9 reviews)

From scooping sand to scooping ice cream, our gold metallic gladiator sandals suit every occasion. We've given these holiday essentials adjustable straps for a close fit, while the durable leather uppers ensure all-day comfort. They're cool with khakis during the day and great for smart dresses too.

Leather Gladiator Sandals

$56.00

4.8
(12 reviews)

Rugged and practical with bags of style – it's no surprise that customers love this relaxed-fit waxed jacket. Pop the hood up and you'll stay dry as a bone in the lightweight waxed cotton. A brushed lining holds the warmth in while a host of pockets keep your essentials safe too.

Dulwich Waxed Jacket

$260.00 $208.00

4.8
(4 reviews)

Good luck trying to hide your uncontrollable smiling when you're wearing these statement earrings. The hammered golden hoops have bright tassels that swing and shake as you walk. Perfect for adding an unexpected pop of colour to your everyday essentials (or spicing up an LBD).

Marianna Hoop Earrings

$45.00

…added some extra seaside magic to our sturdy canvas beach bag, with sparkling sequins and fun Breton stripes. Inside, there's plenty of room for all your holiday essentials as well as a large zipped pocket. The webbing strap makes it easy to carry while you find the best spot to catch those rays.

Milos Beach Bag

$95.00

5
(1 review)

Keep everything to hand with our versatile shoulder bag. It’s got special compartments and our signature spotty lining so your essentials never pull a disappearing act just when you need them, and it’s made from supersoft grainy leather. What's more, we also added a statement tassel.

Renee Shoulder Bag

$280.00

4.6
(14 reviews)

Take this saddle bag from desk to date night. It’s just the right size for storing the essentials – and a few extras – and in soft, grainy leather it looks chic too. The strap can be adjusted for the perfect fit and we’ve finished it off with spot lining and a hidden inner pocket.

Tabitha Saddle Bag

$180.00

4.7
(10 reviews)

…you can nail elegance in five seconds flat. We've designed this dress for speedy sophistication – with a fitted waist, full skirt and sharp pleats. The bold print and textured fabric make this feminine piece a little bolder, and we've snuck in some pockets to keep your smaller essentials to hand.

Sierra Textured Dress

$180.00

3.4
(8 reviews)

We knew our crew cardigan would get a lot of love, so we found a knit with just the right blend of versatility and softness. Then we added internal contrast hems – because even the essentials should have something special about them.

Favourite Crew Cardigan

$98.00

4.5
(111 reviews)

…luxurious organza skirt. The grosgrain waistband sits on gentle gathers that flows into a full, twirlable skirt. Flashes of neon and floral embroidery finish off this eye-catching number. The soft cotton lining is super comfortable, and we've added hidden pockets to keep little essentials to hand.

Marjorie Organza Skirt

$260.00

5
(1 review)

Off to exotic shores? Don't forget to pack our stylish and comfortable bikini bottoms. These holiday essentials feature contrasting hotchpotch print panels and a flattering fit with medium coverage. Pair with matching bikini top – or mix them up just for fun.

Maddalena Bikini Bottoms

$55.00

A Boden Basics essential, made from a supersoft cotton/modal blend. Cut slim for a flattering fit, this versatile cami is perfect for layering.

Plain Cami

$22.00

4.3
(69 reviews)

Look and feel fantastic when you hit the beach with a little help from our flattering swimsuit. Fixed cups, a body-sculpting lining and an adjustable halterneck all work hard to give you a confidence boost. Suitcase essential? We think so.

Positano Halter Swimsuit

$110.00

4.2
(15 reviews)

Soft, sporty and super easy to wear – our classic raglan top is a floordrobe essential. Long sleeves keep off the chill and add a pop of colour to layered looks (just add short-sleeved tees and hoodies). It's perfect for racing around the bases in a game of rounders.

Raglan T-shirt

$32.00

5
(10 reviews)

For Mini rock stars, skinny jeans are a floordrobe essential. The denim features advanced washes, heat creasing and handmade detailing to give each pair a totally unique look. And thanks to the stretchy fabric, adjustable waist and specially made fit, rocking out has never been so comfortable.

Skinny Jeans

$48.00

3.6
(5 reviews)

Every mermaid worth her tail knows that frills are an under-the-sea essential. We've popped some on the top and bottoms of this cute flower print bikini set. The ruched chest keeps the top in place, perfect for showing off underwater acrobatics.

Vintage Bikini Set

$40.00

5
(6 reviews)

Planning a jungle expedition? Bring these easy-to-wear trousers. The lightweight fabric is comfortable and cool (essential in the tropics), while the elasticated ankle cuff keeps them firmly in place. Pop souvenirs or specimens in the curved pockets for studying at base camp.

Relaxed Woven Trousers

$48.00

5
(8 reviews)

Our slim-fit vintage wash jeans are set to be your next everyday essential. They've got pockets for your treasures and rollable hems for puddle-jumping. There's a touch of stretch in the denim too – perfect when pull out your skipping rope. Team with appliqué tees for playdates and days out.

Slim Fit Jeans

$48.00

3.7
(3 reviews)

Whether you're exploring far-flung shores or just trying to keep cool in the office, slip on this versatile linen top. Subtly flared frill details on the hem and sleeves give a loose shape for a relaxed fit, while the soft, breathable fabric mean this is nothing short of a warm weather essential.

Linen Flare Jersey Top

$95.00

3.7
(3 reviews)

Plain white tee? We don't think so. This versatile broderie top is a serious upgrade from the wardrobe essential, with floaty scallop-trimmed sleeves and upper panel embroidery designed in-house at Boden. Tuck this semi-fitted piece into smart trousers to pull off the elusive 'T-shirt-to-work' look.

Cecelia Broderie Top

$85.00

4
(6 reviews)

We’ve taken a classic vest and worked our magic to create a sunny weather essential. Bobble detailing and a frill at the neckline make it smart enough for keeping cool in the office. What's more, it's crafted from cotton modal, making it soft and comfortable – perfect for doing errands at the…

Frill Jersey Vest

$50.00

4.6
(7 reviews)

Light and breezy? Check. Stylish and fun? Check. We’ve packed everything a go-to holiday dress needs into this versatile essential. Supersoft, breathable linen helps keep you cool all day, while pintuck detailing, a gathered back and strap adjusters ensure a perfect fit. It has a relaxed shape, so…

Emmeline Pintuck Dress

$120.00

For Minis that live life on the loud side, we’ve added bold neon pops to our staple tees. Made from 100% cotton with a hint of stretch and a relaxed fit, they’re pretty much playtime essentials.

Layered Pop T-shirt

$36.00

4.8
(4 reviews)

Who says underwear should be boring? With bright colours and lively prints, this three-pack of boxers adds a bit of fun to these wardrobe essentials. They're cotton-rich to make them super comfortable, while the elasticated waistband ensures a perfect fit all day long.

3 Pack Jersey Boxers

$48.00

Roomy buttoned cargo pockets on the leg (as well as two big side pockets) make these shorts ideal for carrying day-out essentials, like skimming stones and ice-cream money. The 100% cotton fabric is easy to wash in the machine no matter how mucky you get on your adventures.

Jersey Cargo Shorts

$44.00

5
(2 reviews)

No trip to the beach is complete without flip-flops, and this pair in nautical blue has a polka-dot design to match our other seaside essentials. The plastic strap keeps them in place until the urge to have sandy toes takes over, revealing a pretty mermaid print when they're slipped off.

Printed Flip-flops

$20.00

5
(1 review)

Every explorer needs a good pair of sturdy shorts, but why do they always need to be khaki? Spoiler: they don't. Our bright and beautiful pattered pair are made to blend in with the tropical birds and flowers. They've got pockets aplenty for stashing souvenirs and other adventure essentials.

Bright Adventure Shorts

$40.00

3.9
(7 reviews)

This bag is the perfect size for your essentials, whether you're exploring new cities or on the school run. It also packs a stylish punch in sophisticated grainy leather, finished with a tassel for fun. A zip pouch and cardholder inside keep things organised, while a magnetic clasp adds security.

Tana Crossbody Bag

$130.00

4.3
(10 reviews)

The utility style of this versatile jacket demands a call to attention. Crafted from supersoft cotton with a stand collar, it features eye-catching embroidery and four roomy front pockets for all your essentials. Pull in the waist cord for a flattering fit or wear it loose for a laid-back look.

Carly Embroidered Jacket

$220.00

4.2
(17 reviews)

When it comes to the essentials, you can't scrimp on quality. We've brought these boxers back with that more comfortable waistband you asked for (so there'll be no digging in here) and fabric that's softer than ever. The button fly's the same but those statement patterns are all new. Choose from a…

3 Pack Woven Boxers

$75.00

4
(4 reviews)

Essential isn't a word we use lightly, but with a flattering scoop neck and three-quarter-length sleeves, this top joins the ranks of your wardrobe must-haves. It's ready for colder days thanks to a cosy fabric (with plenty of stretch). Tuck it into jeans or leave it loose over trousers.

Essential Scoop Neck

$45.00 $36.00

4.6
(14 reviews)

Slouchy, relaxed and comfortable, this vest looks just as pretty paired with your favourite jeans as it does under your most casual dungarees. Made from cosy cotton with retro ribbed texturing, it'll be one of your wardrobe essentials for years to come.

Slim Rib Vest

$22.00 $17.60

A Boden Basics essential, made from a cotton/modal blend (we call it 'supersoft' for a reason) and featuring a classic scoop neck. Cut slim for a flattering fit, this versatile style is perfect for layering.

Supersoft Scoop Neck Top

$50.00 $40.00

3.5
(29 reviews)
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