Pack lighter and smarter by building a collection of a few travel-friendly wardrobe basics. Comfort, versatility, practicality and style is key when selecting your core pieces. The added bonus of making this investment? You will save time and effort when packing for countless trips to come!
So how did we choose the 10 basics below? It really comes down to versatility, comfort and smart packing. You want to choose pieces that can be worn together, don’t easily wrinkle and create a strong foundation for layering and accessorizing. So without further ado, shop these wardrobe basics and enjoy easy peasy packing for your future travels.
Most comfortable leggings ever! Artizia’s high rise leggings with take you from plane to train to terrain without losing their shape and keeping yours looking pretty good as well.
This one got me at the inseam pockets. If you want to go LBD with a little personality, try this double scoop A-line minion for size. You’ll love the comfy feel of the drapey stretch jersey material. Dress up for your evening plans or throw on sneaks for a daytime romp, this LBD can go anywhere.
The Perfect Tee
This boyish crewneck from Everlane is strictly for the ladies. Slim fit and sexy, you’re going to want one in every color. (we love this barely-there-blue).
Ultra Comfy Jeans
Rag and Bone Skinny Jeans are so comfy, you’ll have a hard time remembering how good you look. They’re available in different cuts, colors and rises. Bonus tip: Go with a pair of dark blue and black. They’re the most versatile and will give you the neatest silhouette.
What better way to trot the globe than in a pair of high style classic sneakers? With a one-inch platform heel, these Supergras are the height of fashion. They have cushioned footbed and textured outsole, so they’re easy on the eyes and the feet. Great for showing off some leg when you want to keep it low key.
Ever just wish you could wrap yourself in cashmere? J.Crew, no one understands women like you do. Upgrade every flight by bringing along cozy in this decadent number. Layer it under your winter coat when you could use a little extra snuggle.
Lightweight Travel Jacket
This Athleta water-repellent jacket is sleek, stylish and smooth. The perfect tonic for any rainy day! Semi-fitted with a bum-covering length, the cuffs have a thumb hole to keep your sleeves in place.
Comfortable Yet Fashionable Flats
Remember when Dr. Scholl’s meant orthopedic shoes? Seems like they’ve taken it up a notch. These fashionable can’t fail flats are not only the are as easy to slip on your feet as they are to slip into a suitcase. Stock up on them – they’re available in a variety of colors and prints.
Carry on Tote Bag
Ready to bring a little first class to your flight? The Clare V. tote will be the envy of the overhead baggage compartment. Impeccably crafted in an of suede and leather combo with top handles with an optional shoulder strap, don’t be surprised if the stewardess asks you where you got it.