Ask a Stylist: What Should I Pack for a Weekend Getaway?

November 19, 2017

The secret to winning a warm weather escape? A suitcase full of looks that multi-task as much as you do. From beach jaunts to BBQs, you have to be ready for anything. Read on for your stylist-approved 5-piece packing list.

1. The Do-Anything Dress

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DRESS: SALONI

Midi, mini or maxi, be sure to come prepared with a dress that can go from picnic to party in minutes.

2. The Colorful Crossbody

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BAG: CLARE V., SKIRT: YUMI KIM,

A bright bag is outfit caffeine. Give your black tote a break and rent something with a hint of personality. Go for a crossbody if your trip is action-packed.

3. The Layerable Jacket

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JACKET: REBECCA TAYLOR

Hanging by the water? Throw a light jacket over your favorite white tee and high-waisted denim to combat unexpected chill. Don’t forget fresh white sneakers.

4. The French-Girl Skirt

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TOP: AMUR; SKIRT: DEREK LAM

When there’s no time to change between beach time and date night, a flowing skirt is your friend. This French-girl favorite will make you feel put together in a flash.

5. The Retro Top

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TOP: TORY BURCH

Channel old school cool in a top with a feminine touch. Think lace, eyelet, florals. Throw it over a pair of cropped culottes for the full effect.

HERO IMAGE – TOP: NICHOLAS