Summer's on its way and it's time to make holiday plans. Here are a few nifty essentials that no stylish traveller should leave home without ... Black-and-white checked nylon fisherman's hat (reverses to solid cotton khaki; $190) from DKNY, Hang Lung Centre, Causeway Bay. Skipton Handy suitcase from Samsonite ($4,500), shop 5, G/F, Family Square, 9 Kingston Street, Causeway Bay. Zolamo leather bag from the Zepplin collection ($3,790) from Bally, shop 350, Pacific Place, Admiralty. SwissCard wallet tool set ($142) from Victorinox, 317 Ocean Centre, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui. Beige polyester jacket, ($2,450) from Mandarina Duck, F1, Fashion Island, Causeway Bay. 'Monocular' ($445) from flea+cents, 1/F, 34-38 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai. Recordable mini-disc Walkman MZ-R700 ($1,798) from Sony Style (tel: 2833-5129). Khaki nylon PDA holder ($780) by Porter from Kura Chika, shop 121, Style House, Causeway Bay. Flip-top travel clock ($395) from flea+cents. Red nylon shorts with Velcro fly ($460) by Split from X game, 11 Pak Sha Road, Causeway Bay. Orange sunglasses ($2,580) by Romeo Gigli from Eye'n i, G/F, 1 Lan Fong Road, Causeway Bay. Yellow bikini top ($280) by Roxy from Quiksilver, 1/F, 10 Pak Sha Road, Causeway Bay. Grey suede shoes with silver mesh ($1,390) from DKNY. Swiss Army penknife with 41 tools ($580) from Victorinox. Grey nylon trousers with yellow detail and Velcro fly ($620) by Split from X game. Silver C11 APS camera ($2,500) by Leica from Schmidt Photo, 9/F, Somerset House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay.