What to Pack for a Weekend Getaway

With the long Memorial Day weekend approaching, many are headed somewhere to getaway for a few days. We have some quick packing tips to keep you stylish, no matter what your destination. Whether you planned this out months ago or arranged this trip last-minute, here’s how to pack for your much needed Memorial Day getaway.

Pack your outfits around your plans.

Think about what you'll be doing on your trip and plan an outfit for those plans. This could include a daytime sightseeing outfit, a casual afternoon outfit for lunch and shopping and a dressy night on the town look. Plan your outfits around what you'll be doing on the trip! 

Style Tip: Choose versatile pieces that can be dressed up or down like a maxi dress, light colored denim and flattering basic tanks. With a few shoe and accessory swaps you can take your sightseeing outfit straight to your dinner reservations! 

Focus on the essentials. 

Focus on bringing the essentials. Anchor your outfits around a few basic pieces and a few trendy pieces, then dedicate the space left in your bag to accessories and shoes. Accessories and shoes are the easiest way to elevate an outfit. 

Style Tip: If you want to make the most of the space in your bag, bring a basic t shirt dress! They’re the most transitional pieces when going from day to night, and the easiest to pack.

Mix and match neutrals. 

Toss versatile, lightweight pieces into your backpack before you go. Grab your favorite basic tee or tank, comfy light colored denim and a neutral dress or romper. Slide on your go to sandals and get ready for a great weekend! 

Style Tip: Mix & match neutral pieces to take the decision making out of what to wear while you’re away! Just make sure you bring a few fun accessories to liven up your neutral looks.

Here's a quick list to help you get started packing for your getaway. 

  • Basic T-shirt Dress
  • Maxi Dress
  • Neutral Romper
  • Basic Tank or Tee
  • Light Denim 
  • Flat Sandals
  • Heeled Sandals
  • Handbag
  • Clutch
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hoop earrings 
  • Lip balm  

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