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“Pack And Go” Travel Fashion Essentials

Vacation season is upon us, and the biggest stress of travel is often knowing what to pack. Stuffing your wardrobe into a suitcase can result in a bag full of wrinkles upon arrival, so steer clear of over packing for that upcoming trip. Instead, choose fashion staples in low maintenance fabrics and practical, modern silhouettes.

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Stretch blends, like this Missoni tank, are both comfortable and can be packed without wrinkling. A few key pieces, like tanks and simple sheaths, are livened up in bold tropical shades like Mediterranean-sea turquoise. Bright pieces pop against neutrals for day or night, so a few lightweight pieces in solid earth tones are essential. A draped sarong like this Donna Karan one is a splurge, but can be thrown on over any swimsuit or daytime look, or paired with gleaming metallic accessories and glitzy sandals for evening.

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Nicky Hilton shows how a floppy, wide brimmed hat like this affordable Arden B one is a must-have for the tropics. Along with the perfect sunglasses, a big goddess-worthy hat makes any beach visit relaxing, sun-safe and, of course, glam.

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