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Travel Outfit Tips for Your Summer Holiday

Looking for tips on how to pack pack light and look great on your summer vacation? Check out these travel outfit tips and summer wardrobe hacks from Sarah from East73rd Ladies Boutique in Ballybunion and Castleisland, Ireland.

Hi Girls, you may know that I am a bit of a sun worshipper and travel enthusiast. But as much as I love travelling, I’m less enthusiastic about packing. I’ve learned a thing or two about taking the perfect travel outfits to make life easier. Whether you’re going on a summer holiday or a weekend getaway, keeping your suitcase light while still looking fabulous can be a challenge. I think I have managed to create some handy tips and hacks to make sure you’re always on trend without the fuss.

That’s why I’ve put together a series of blogs to help you pack smart, choose versatile trendy clothing pieces, and additionally make the most of your summer wardrobe. Keep reading for travel outfit tips.

It’s no secret that packing for a trip can be a real pain. Trying to fit all your favourite clothing you need into a suitcase while also making sure you look great can feel like an impossible task. With these travel outfit tips, I hope you’ll be able to pack light and still look fabulous on your next adventure.

  1. Plan Ahead
  2. Choose Versatile Pieces
  3. Layer Up
  4. Don’t Forget the Accessories
  5. Embrace Your Personal Style

Plan Ahead

The first step to packing light and looking great is to plan ahead. Before you even start packing, think about what you’ll be doing on your trip and what kind of outfits you’ll need. Will you be doing a lot of walking? Are you going out to fancy dinners? Do you need to dress up for any events?

Once you have an idea of what you’ll be doing, you can start planning your outfits. Lay out everything you want to pack and make sure each item can be worn multiple ways. Try to stick to a colour scheme so that you can mix and match pieces easily.

Choose Versatile Pieces

When it comes to packing light, versatility is key. Choose items that can be dressed up or down and that can be worn in different ways. For example, a the Pieces Kennedy Midi Dress can be dressed up with heels and statement jewellery or dressed down with sandals and a denim jacket.

Also, choose fabrics that are lightweight and crease resistant. This will make it easier to pack and will keep you comfortable on your trip.

Layer Up

Layering is another great way to stay stylish while traveling. Instead of packing bulky sweaters and jackets, opt for lightweight layers that can be worn together. A denim jacket like the Pieces PCOIA Denim Jacket or Micha Louise Cardigan is a great layering piece that can be worn over dresses, t-shirts, or tank tops.

Don’t Forget the Accessories

Accessories can really elevate an outfit and take it from basic to fabulous. Pack a few statement pieces like a bold necklace, colourful scarf, or oversized sunglasses to add some personality to your outfits.

Also, don’t forget practical accessories like a hat, crossbody bag, or comfortable trainers. These pieces can be both stylish and functional, making them perfect for travel.

Embrace Your Personal Style

Finally, don’t forget to embrace your personal style. Your vacation is a chance to experiment with new styles and try out different looks. Don’t be afraid to pack pieces that make you feel confident and stylish.


I hope these travel outfit tips will help you to pack light and still look amazing on your next trip. Remember to plan ahead, furthermore choose versatile pieces, layer up, add some accessories, and ultimately embrace your personal style. Happy travels!! Sarah xxx

My next blog is on summer outfit hacks followed by staple summer pieces, and concluding with top summer accessories that will overall keep you looking stylish and feeling comfortable on your next vacation. Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for more style inspirations.