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.”

Scott's Gift Picks (1)

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! 

Insider Tips: Father’s Day Gift Picks from the M. Dumas Team

Need a last minute gift idea for Dad? Our personal shopping team shares what they’re buying for Dad this Father’s Day.

Gary's Gift Picks

From Gary Flynn, CEO and President at M. Dumas & Sons:

  1. Barbour Linen Sportshirt, Tailored Fit ($120)
    “Linen is a great summer fabric because it breathes so well. Barbour’s tailored shirt isn’t slim but its not baggy either.”
  2. Southern Tide “Tide to Trail” Short ($79.50)
    “Great beach community short. You can get wet in them and they’ll dry quickly so you can wear them to the beach bar too!”
  3. Anderson Elastic Belt ($160)
    “Made in Italy and with no predetermined holes so it won’t get over worn looking. It has amazing colors that will go with everything in your wardrobe.”
  4. Hook & Gaff Watch ($675)
    “A wonderfully engineered time piece. Swiss movement, made in the Carolinas, water resistant and strong! Perfect watch for fishing the local waters.”

Charlie's Gift Picks


From Charlie Callanan, Personal Shopper at M. Dumas & Sons

  1. Robert Talbott Sportshirt, Classic Fit ($228)
    “I love the fabric on this shirt! It’s a lightweight brushed twill and it will be the softest shirt in your closet!”
  2. Robert Talbott “Best of Class” tie ($155)
    “Nothing says quality better than a Robert Talbott tie!”
  3. Hiltl shorts ($155)
    “Most people know Hiltl for their great fitting trousers but the short is equally amazing.”

Scott's Gift Picks

From Scott Branham, Personal Shopper at M. Dumas & Sons 

  1. Robert Talbott Sportshirt, Tailored Fit ($278)
    “I love this fabric and color combination; perfect for the warm Charleston summer.”
  2. Faherty Casual Pant, Modern Fit ($148)
    “Faherty is one of my favorite newer brands; very comfortable and casual but also cool.”
  3. Cole Haan Gunnison II Loafers ($99 – Father’s Day special)
    “This shoe is perfect for shorts and it’s light weight.”
  4. Smathers & Branson Needlepoint “Summer Activities” Belt ($165)
    “I am kind of jealous of this belt because it’s all the things I want to do this summer!”