I’m again with a packing roundup! We took every week off for a mini getaway to Key West. It’s been 5 years since we’ve visited and this journey we took my in-laws with us. We took the Key West Specific from Fort Meyers this time. Total it was loopy sizzling and humid throughout our time however we nonetheless had loads of enjoyable! It was a calming journey, we did loads of strolling.
A fast have a look at the resort we stayed at. Andrew and I booked a 2 bed room cottage at The Capitana Key West. It’s one of many newer motels and we actually appreciated it! Tremendous clear, good trendy design, every day housekeeping, cute pool and lounge space. It’s 2 miles outdoors of downtown so you’ll undoubtedly want a automobile or golf cart of some kind because it’s too sizzling to stroll that far. Right here’s a fast look. If you wish to see the within, I did a mini room tour on Instagram I’ll publish under.
For packing Andrew and I packed up 3 Away Greater Carry-Ons (there was a measurement restrict for baggage on the ferry). I nonetheless actually love these suitcases and extremely advocate them. The Greater Carry-On is the proper measurement to pack necessities for an prolonged weekend getaway. I additionally actually love their Packing Cubes – each Andrew and I take advantage of these. For longer journeys now we have and just like the Medium Suitcase. Their Equipment choice is fairly good today too! I purchased Andrew the Massive Toiletry Case and he approves of the design, materials and high quality!
What I packed under (every merchandise is clickable to take you immediately to buy the merchandise):
I didn’t handle to get photographs of each outfit I wore however listed here are a couple of snapshots.
I’ve by no means acquired so many questions as I’ve about sneakers! Listed here are the highlights on sizing and luxury:
Tory Burch Double T Sport Slide is one in all most comfy sandals I’ve tried. I’ve owned this pair for a pair years now (additionally seen right here and right here). They’ve held up very well despite the fact that I’m not probably the most cautious with my toes. Whereas it doesn’t have arch help there’s a cushion within the sole which makes them actually comfy on the toes. They run true to measurement (I’m a 6.5 in most sandals). Consolation is 10 out of 10.
Historical Greek Sandals Eleftheria Sandal are a latest splurge and I really like the minimalist look. They’re very sturdy and I like that they keep on the toes. The straps aren’t adjustable so it was pure luck that they match me completely. I want the straps had been adjustable although – it looks as if having an ideal match isn’t all the time going to occur since everybody has totally different widths for toes, ankles, toes and many others. Consolation is 8.5 out of 10 for me. These are available in complete sizes and the Measurement 7 works completely for me.
Chloe Woody Slide Sandals are ones I believe are tremendous cute, however consolation is a degree 7 out of 10 for me. They’re not painful however they’re additionally not ones I need to stroll round all day in. These are available in complete sizes solely and I put on these in a 37.
Veja Venturi Sneakers are cute for that chunky sneaker pattern and I discover them very comfy. They’re very comfy to stroll in round all day. Sizing opinions appear to be combined (it could rely upon colour). For these I put on them in a US 6/ EUR37.fendi
Fendi Really feel Slides had been a splurge and I really like them. They’re very comfy and I had no points (no break in interval). There’s a slight arch help inside and the only has some beveled edges to hug the toes (so there’s no sliding round inside). Even with sweaty toes they stayed on. Sizing is large and large. I’ve narrowish toes so I took these in a Measurement 36. I might have most likely gone all the way down to a 35.5 however the 36 may be very comfy. I’d advocate going a 1/2 down out of your common measurement or purchase from a retailer that has return coverage.
For magnificence packing I packed up merchandise in 2 totally different instances this time. For skincare and haircare I splurged on the Louis Vuitton Good BB Case and find it irresistible. I simply purchased it so I’ve solely been ready to make use of it as soon as on this journey. I’ll be capable of share extra ideas as we journey extra! Packing Reel sharing what matches inside under.
Skincare + Hair Care:
For make-up I packed all the things within the Calpak Mini Beauty Case. This had been sitting in my on-line procuring cart for a lot of months. I lastly determined to order it in Caramel and find it irresistible. Tremendous roomy despite the fact that it’s the “mini” model. There’s a much bigger choice obtainable too!
I don’t all the time pack hair instruments however with the humidity within the Keys I wasn’t going to take any probabilities on the resort dryer. I packed up the T3 Micro Aireluxe and the ghd Platinum+ Styler. Each had been nice! I’ll most likely change up the dryer for a unique one subsequent time (this one took up loads of room) however will 100% journey with the hair straightener. It’s excellent to easy out the hair within the morning.
Final thing I needed to spotlight is how I pack my jewellery. I normally put on my necklaces whereas touring since I haven’t discovered a journey case that works for chains (they all the time find yourself getting tangled). However for all the things else the Mejuri Journey Case is ideal to retailer rings, three pairs or earrings and thicker chains. It’s additionally obtainable in black.
Have you ever been touring this summer time? We have now been itching to journey extra however Ollie is just not but able to go along with us (hopefully quickly). He’s been in pet coaching the previous 2 weeks so the timing labored out for us to have somebody watch/practice him this time. We actually needed to carry him however we’re glad we didn’t (it was too sizzling and the ferry journey was too lengthy for him!). He’s studying a lot! For those who’ve traveled this summer time let me know the place!
If you wish to see the locations we visited you possibly can try my Key West highlights on Instagram @beautylookbook.