How To: Pack a Weekend Bag

Today, we’re going behind the scenes with Gary Flynn, M. Dumas & Sons CEO and president, as he shares some of his go-to travel tips when it comes to packing your overnight bag. Check it out!


Stop into the store to shop the products Gary recommends:

  • Filson Weatherproof Duffle – $995
  • Filson Travel Kit – $125
  • Eton Dress Shirt – $260
  • Hiltl Casual Slacks – $225
  • M. Dumas & Sons Sportshirt – $89.50
  • Southern Tide Skipjack Pant – $125
  • Trask belt – $95
  • W. Kleinberg belt – $350
  • Saxx Boxer Briefs – $30
  • Pantherella socks – $32
  • Samuelsohn sportcoat – $1,195
  • Trask suede loafers – $195
  • Tod’s leather loafers – $645

Shop Travel Essentials at M. Dumas & Sons

From weekend getaways to overnight business trips, finding the perfect, go-to travel pieces can be difficult. Today our personal shoppers are sharing some of their favorite products they always pack when going out of town. Their suggestions can ensure you’re looking sharp and polished, even on the road.

Tommy’s Travel Essentials

M. Dumas & Sons; travel essentials
1. Johnnie-O “Prep-Formance” Long Sleeve Sport Shirt — “It’s nice and light weight, and made with travel friendly material that doesn’t easily wrinkle.”

2. Royal Highnies — “I always bring something to lounge in while on the road. You never know who will knock on your door.”


Colin’s Travel Essentials


1. Robert Talbott Quarter Zip — “Great to have something to throw on in case it’s a little cooler.”

2. Southern Tide Performance Polo — “These are performance fabric polo knit shirts that look amazing. They stay wrinkle free and are made to keep you cool.”


Scott’s Travel Essentials


1. Anderson’s Belt —  “I love the multi-colors because they go with every pant option for versatility, and it’s made of stretch material for comfort.”

2. Fulton and Roark — “Smell great on the road with this travel size fragrance that will get past TSA every time!”


Stop into the store today to shop these top travel friendly products and more!

Shop 4th of July Picks from Our Personal Shoppers

Stay cool (literally) and stylish in these top picks for the holiday weekend from our personal shopping team. From the backyard to the boat, these summer essentials will keep you looking sharp all season long.


Price’s Picks

Zachary Prell Costa Shorts ($158)
Good Man Brand Point Collar Palm Polo ($168)
Olukai Flip Flops ($80)

“I chose Good Man Brand for many reasons. The brand is new, fresh and a little bit more modern. They have a great message about giving back to the community and a cool affiliation with Russell Wilson, the Seattle Seahawks quarterback. Also, the fabrics are perfect for this weather.”


Clark’s Picks

Johnnie-O San Lucas Shorts ($85)
Johnnie-O Birdie Perf Polo ($79)
Johnnie-O Hat ($24)

“This is a super simple approach to the 4th of July. I suggest red, white and blue Johnnie-O items, but these are styles you can wear again and again because they don’t scream holiday.”

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Gary’s Picks

Featured Brand: Southern Tide

Grand Ole Flag Hat ($27)
BBQ Hybrid Long Sleeve Sportshirt ($115)
Tide to Trail Shorts ($79.50)
Red, White and Blue Belt ($65)
Flip Jack Sandal ($69.50)

“Nothing make a 4th of July statement quite like Southern Tide! They proudly show off our nation’s colors, and they’re not afraid to show the flag either. Pick Southern Tide and show your pride.”

Stop in today to shop these styles and more!