Emma Elwin

Notes from a Swedish stylist


Packing Light

Posted in Style
by Emma Elwin on 1 July, 2017

The past few years I’ve developed the habit of traveling with cabin luggage only. This is mainly due to my fear of losing a bag full of my favorite garments, but also because of the ease in not having too many things to choose from in the morning. The idea of “the perfect traveling wardrobe” thrills me, and I like the idea of getting as many outfits as possible out of the smallest amount of clothes. So, I thought I’d share some of my favorite pieces that I’ll bring on my journeys this summer.

Would you make it through a week with only the following in your bag?


5 Comments

Sandra: Samma här! Hatar att baxa runt tungt bagage i onödan. Din packlista ser ganska precis ut som min för två veckor på Österlen. Jag har tillgång till tvättmaskin så det förenklar. Sen fick jag inte riktigt plats med allt på listan, men det beror på att tvååringens packning ska få plats i samma väska, så jag fick prioritera hans packning istället för min. Det blir nog bra det med!
July 14, 2017

Sanna Mattsson: Var kommer bikinitrosorna med knäppe från? Så fin.
July 10, 2017

Emelie: Har letat länge efter den perfekta svarta klänningen med spagettiband var är din ifrån?
July 3, 2017

d love to see your suitcase all packed! It's a challenge! Have a fabulous trip!: (Sorry, for the double comment, I hit the plus sign too soon.) I'll be taking about as many items for our ten day trip which will include Cape Cod and New York City. I'll also be traveling with just a carry on. Some things on the list I plan to wear on the plane . I have almost as many items on my list as you do. Full disclosure: I'll have access to a washer and dryer almost every place we are staying and I won't have a small child in tow, so any stains will be my own. I
July 1, 2017

Judith A Ross: At first glance, that seemed a lot of stuff to fit into a carry on. TWO pairs of sneakers?! But then I made my own list
July 1, 2017

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