Summer travel season is right around the corner and, sometimes, what to pack is just as important as where you are going. Houlahan Travel's, Susanne King, former Head Stylist for the Nordstrom Fashion Office, tells us what all savvy travelers need for this summer's travel season - from the best shoes and clothing to much needed beauty products to keep you looking your best on the go.
The signature Blair sneakers are made from perforated Italian leather. Elasticated sides ensure they slip on with ease. Choose from six different colors - Don't head to the airport without them!
To buy: http://www.nordstrom.com $195
Yoga pant with life off the mat. Fantastic for travel days and downtime. Stash pocket for your phone when running through the airport.
To buy: www.athleta.gap.com - $89
Neoprene tote is the perfect blend of style and functionality for all your carryon travel needs. Includes a removable wristlet pouch, which is great for passports, travel docs and favorite lip gloss.
To buy: www.hauteshore.com $195
Give your face a little spritz in flight or when you arrive at your vacation getaway. This will help bring a hydrated glow back to your face.
To buy: www.nordstrom.com $12
Ditch the plastic water bottles and carry on your own personal stylish swell bottle. Refill as needed at the airport and throughout your entire trip.
To buy: www.swellbottle.com $40
Toss this big, cozy wrap in your carry-on to keep you warm on a cold flight or cooler vacation nights. Available in multiple colors.
To buy: www.lillypulitzer.com $98
Ultra-soft, daily AHA cleansing cloths with antioxidants orange, grapefruit and camu camu remove impurities, pollution, and makeup while protecting the skin from radical damage. A must have in your bag for those long flights or red eyes
To buy: www.bluemercury.com $24
The perfect travel pant for men. Inspired by the timeless details of 5-pocket jeans. Technical fabric and Lululemon's ABC engineering give you freedom of movement and all-day comfort. Store your phone or passport securely in the hidden zippered back pocket.
To buy: www.lululemon.com $128
Love! Comes in fantastic colors and is so cozy. The high-low hem with extreme side slits will keep things stylish. Great paired with #2 on the list, the Athleta Revelation Laser Cut 7/8 tight In Powervita with stash pocket.
To buy: www.aloyoga.com - $68
This eminence brush can be used as a bronzer or for some shine removal as you walk off the plane. These natural minerals provide water-resistant SPF 30 sun protection to women and men alike. Hypoallergenic, non-clogging and excellent to use post-treatment, especially on red or blotchy skin. Darker shades can be used as a bronzer. Added plus with SPF 30 when you hit those sunny vacation destinations
To buy: www.eminenstore.com $58
Susanne King is a former Head Stylist for the Nordstrom Fashion Office, which gave her the opportunity to provide forecasting for Nordstrom buyers, develop large and small scale fashion shows throughout the country for store openings and designer events. She was also a freelance stylist for seven years doing commercial and magazine work.
*Houlahan Travel does not receive any compensation for the products listed above. Houlahan Travel also makes no warranties, either express or implied, as to the products listed above.