06 October, 2012

The Adventure Begins



I am starting to plan a few looks for my up and coming holiday. For me the planing and packing are half the fun of the holiday. I always plan carefully so I don't overload the suitcase. To get the weight down I usually stick to one or two neutrals - which is white and beige linen if it's a summer holiday with a couple of accent colours like jade and turquoise. All the pieces have to mix and match so they can be worn a number of times but they can create different looks. Pieces then also have to flexible enough so that can go from day to night ~ for instance a casual poolside outfit can be dressed up with wedges and bold jewellery for cocktails at the bar. There's a real art to packing and even after years of practice I still take way too much stiff  ...  just in case!

Melissah xox

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beachcomber said...

great tips and pics! there is an art to packing for a holiday.

Annie ~ Red Roses and Crystal said...

I agree that sticking to two basic colours is the best for traveling otherwise it all gets too complicated!

Chai Chen said...

Lovely colors! Great plan! :) I love the minty one! :)

Hey how did your vacation go with your family? Share some photos. :)

Hope to see you again on my blog too. :) By the way, been following you on GFC. Hope you can follow back. :)


Tina Barros said...

love it =)


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