GETAWAY ESSENTIALS FOR PACKING
Make it easy to say yes to any type of get away with these multi season travel tips!
The essential dark denim – good fitting Jean
Dress this piece up this way: wear a heeled sandal, a patterned flowy top, earrings and a necklace or if you like, add a nice knit simple blazer. * Show off those frayed edges*
Dress this essential piece down this way: wear your ‘chucks’ with no show socks, a striped T-shirt, and a lightweight cardigan.
Pack this extra piece for extra fashion mileage: leather jacket is going to give you more funky look for a day or night. And then don’t Forget to switch up your footwear.
The essential: a great fitting sheath style dress in a solid colour or a subtle print that will go with everything.
Dress this essential piece up this way: we are the same hill that you were with your dark denim jeans. Add a shawl and a beautiful non-neutral colour for style and warmth. Pack in your room that has the movement or is attention-getting something that has some shimmer so that it will catch the light.
Dress this essential piece down this way: add to the dress a Jean jacket, sunglasses, and a flat sandal or a bootie that hugs your ankle.
Pack this extra piece for extra fashion mileage: a wide brimmed hat in your favourite style
The essential: a cashmere cardigan that you can wear out on the town or overtop of anything else you choose.
Dress this essential piece up this way: wear your solid colour pump, add cardigan to your fitted sheath dress. Wear a scarf or a classic necklace and a pop of your best deep colour on your lips to communicate polish and elegance. * if you like oversized style, buy a cardigan in that style*
Dress this essential piece down: roll up your jeans, add your casual shoe and your striped T or a fresh graphic one. Roll the sleeves of your sweater up and if your T-shirt has long sleeves, pull them out to have a bit of contrast.
Pack this piece for extra mileage: a matching cashmere scarf. It adds an element of sophistication when worn together or the adds a pop of fun when you top off a casual look.
The essential: A few well edited accessories. * don’t leave home without these* know your tone
Dress up every outfit with these cool tone jewellery pieces: dangly earrings in silver, a long silver chain pendant or two of various lengths, and a leather/silver cuff.
Dress up every outfit with these warm toned jewellery pieces: a nice thick gold hoop or a mixed metal earring, gold bangles or a gold cuff, a long chain necklace that mixes gold with your favourite neutral beads that you might want to take along. Wear it long or double it up. Don’t forget to layer. More is best.
Pack these extra pieces for extra accessory wattage: a statement necklace full of color, a chunky cocktail ring, and/or a solid scarf that matches your jewellery town. Chic, Fun, Unique
The essential: a sleeper capsule like comfy drawstring pants or shorts and a loose top.
Choose cashmere or flannel for cold weather and cotton or silk for hot weather.
Pack these extra pieces for more active nighttime activities: silky robe, slippers, and perhaps a sexy nightgown or two.
The essential: A travel bag that suits your style.
The tote is perfect for a carry-on, shopping, touring and or going to the beach. Another travel bag choice is a cross body bag that is small to medium in size. It’s nice to have your hands free.
Pack this extra bag for variety: a small going out funky clutch in fabric, metallic leather or specially the season, something embroidered. These are fun for your evenings out.
If you need help to ensure your travel wardrobe is ‘turbulence’ free I am here to make this easy for you. I pack my clients for all kinds of travel and I would love to help you create your travel capsules. Just pick up the phone and call me so we can schedule that appointment.