How pack like a pro – guideline to successful holiday packing

Are you heading on a summer vacation soon? The key to successful packing is to choose key pieces and work around then.  A little planning will bring you a long way. Decide what you are going to do during your vacation: how often you with be going sightseeing, outings, relaxing by the beach and decide on simple versatile looks.

You don’t need to pack a lot, the simpler the better. Always start with the basics and add several pieces to match them and multiple the combinations.

A pair of dressy sandals with small heels will match up all your outfits. Pair it with your jeans, top and a blazer. Or try it with your glam dress and clutch for a dinner out. It is also great with your swimsuit and shorts to head to the beach.

The lightweight blazer jacket in either plain colour or delicate patterns will take you from the airport to sightseeing to evening outings. Choose it ina light materiel to stay cool and comfortable.  Roll up the sleeves and pair it with cropped pants and loose linen top, or wear it open over your sun dress and glam heels for an evening out.  It will also be great with shorts and a simple t-shirt.

Don’t forget your favourite pair of jeans or capri pants whether they are coloured or classic denim: wear them on the plane with a light knit and your sandals. Pack two to three tops to match them. Roll up the legs to create a comfy look.

For evening dinner to the beach to a stroll in the village, a flattering summer dress is a stylish choice. Pair it with sandals and hat by day, and swap the accessories for a clutch and elegant hells for an evening look.

From beach to dinner, an a-line skirt in a soft fabric is the way to go. Choose a design and colour that is versatile enough to match up several combinations of looks. Pack several tops in different shades and shapes and wear it either with your flat sandals or heels.  A great look is to pair it with a sleeveless top tucked it and tailored cropped cardigan or a swall. In the evening, pair it with a blouse and blazer.  It will equally look works wonder with your bikini and a shirt worn open.

Delilah X

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Dress from Oh my gum Boutique Clifden


Shirt by H and M

River Island

Sundress by Dorothy Perkins

Shorts by H and M


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A-line Skirt by Noa Noa


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