Weekend Bag: Stealth Barn

For a weekend trip to an architectural gem on the countryside, pack minimalistic basics inspired by a modernist farm-girl.

When packing for a weekend at the Stealth Barn in Norfolk, England, bring cozy basics that call to mind a modern day farm-girl who embodies a homespun yet contemporary aesthetic.

Rugged Flat Buckle Boot
With a one-inch stacked wood heel and super-treaded outsoles, these vegan boots from Hearts of Darkness are perfect for a walk through muddy farm fields. But, they also work just as well when you get back to the city. Pair with knit-tights and you’ll be dressed for chilly spring days.
$120, Cri de Coeur

Nau m2 Scarf
A great scarf is a must-have for any weekend getaway. This one from Nau is made from supple merino wool, which offers warmth and comfort in a remarkably lightweight package.
On sale for $42, Nau

Kebab Round Neck Sweater by Risto
Risto Bimbiloski’s Fall 2011 collection created a “strange and timeless beauty” with a hint of a “mysterious dark side,” all inspired by outer space. This handmade luxurious knit sweater is so cozy you’ll want to wear it all weekend. Layer it over a dress or pair it with a long skirt for spring.
On sale for $234, Founders & Followers

Beatrice Check Shirt Dress
Put a new spin on farm girl chic, with this handwoven pink and blue check shirt dress with vintage style collar, side pockets and a tie waist. For colder days, layer a long-sleeve tee underneath and a cozy neutral knit on top.
Approx. $120, <a title="People Tree" href="http://www.peopletree.co.uk/women/dres

Johanna Björk

Johanna is a sustainable fashion writer currently based in Ojai, CA. Read her weekly On Trend column to learn what's new in eco fashion.