Organizing for Vacation - Packing Part 1

Keep it simple

Packing does not have to be hard – Follow these basic tips:

1.Think about your feet firstcomfortable shoes are vital for overall comfort on a trip

2.Choose a base colorI always go with black, no matter what time of year or climate (you may like khaki or white) - keep it neutral

3.Versatility mattersadd color or pattern with tops or accessories

4.Repeat confidentlypack shorts, skirts, capri's, pants and dress in your base color – this will make it easier to choose accessories and accent colors

5.Layer wiselyif flying wear your bulkiest clothing on the plane – this helps with temperature variances in airports and on planes but also leaves space in bag

6.Respect your rythymspack snacks (nuts, granola, dry fruit), sleep aids, and entertainment (ipod, books, mags)

Don't miss part Part 2 on Monday 6/28

Pam Moore
Open Space

Pam Moore - An aspiring organizer attempting to conquer one space at a time. As a professional coordinator, she sees the big picture, then breaks it down into details, to achieve end results. She uses these skill in organizing spaces by assessing clients needs and collaboratively finding solutions for functional spaces. You won't need an organizer, you can look forward to tips and tricks through out the year to organize your own space.

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  1. oh nice! we are leaving on a two week trip to Europe in a few days and I am stressing all the little details. Thanks for the reminders of things I need to remember.

  2. I'm a new follower of your blog! :)
    I love these tips! I LOOOVE traveling!
    I'm living in Argentina, but soon moving to Holland, these tips will be helpful when traveling there!

    Journals, trips, inspiration... I think I'll LOVE your blog :)

  3. Great tips--thanks! (Whenever I forget to pack the snacks, I always regret it later.)

  4. Great tips! I'll be packing tomorrow for a flight on Sunday!


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