Pack your bags: The ultimate holiday edit

 

It’s official holiday season and although I’m not going anywhere just yet (my internship with Evoke and part-time job are keeping me VERY busy) I thought I’d compile a holiday packing list!

We’ve all been there, you pack for holidays only to get there and find your new shoes aren’t cut out for walking around, your cut-off shorts are way too tight and that polyester mix dress is making you sweat buckets! Here are a few fool-proof buys you won’t regret.

Pom-pom sandals are a cute holiday essential. These cute colorful ones from LaSula have a Mexican vibe. Check out the LaSula snapchat if you intend to buy, they always have discount codes and promotions! Plus they would also work for a night out- bringing heels on holiday is a waste of suitcase space.

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Pom-pom sandals. Img: LaSula.co.uk

And for poolside, these Calvin Klein sliders from Asos are a luxury buy but look amazing. Team them with any of these fab swimsuits and you’ll be set.

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Slides:CK at Asos. Img: Asos.com

Bardot tops are pretty, bardot dresses are awesome! The hippy favourite has evolved into a dress and I’m dying to get my hands on one. This shirt style denim dress from LaSula comes in two colours, which do you like best?

This tie-dye playsuit is loose and comfortable, ideal for day or night and much better than a clingy dress. Plus it’s reduced from €24.99 to €14.99 on Bershka.com.

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Tie-dye playsuit. Img:Bershka.com

It’s not a holiday until there’s some cut-off denim involved. All of these shorts are under €20, available from Bershka.com. Click on images from individual prices.

Btw, although I do work part-time in Bershka, I do not receive any kind of payment or incentive to promote their clothes, I just LOVE the stuff!

For a light cover-up I love this paisley bomber jacket from PLT.com.

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Paisley bomber jacket. Img:PLT.com

For a going-out top, this black lace-up one from One Nation clothing on Asos Marketplace is ideal. It would look great with culottes.

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Black halter top. Pic:Asosmarketplace.com

I’ve become obsessed with Shein.com lately after I got a gorgeous green sequin top from their site. These cold-shoulder tops are all from Shein.com, all under €20, click images for individual prices. Standard delivery to Ireland takes about two weeks. Shein usually have promotions and offers every week.

Then you need some simple jewellery to go with everything. This pearl choker from Shein.com and gold earrings from Missguided are cheap as chips and if you lose them on holiday it’s no big deal! NEVER bring the family jewels to Ibiza…

And a cute bag to put it all in! This holographic one is perfect.

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Skinnydip backpack.Pic:Asos.com

All of these items can be purchased online so go forth and shop!

Where are you guys headed on holidays this year? Leave me a comment so I can live vicariously through your holiday! 😛 Hope you’ve got some good ideas from the post and as always thanks for reading.  To follow me on Instagram click the link and my Facebook page can be found here.

Edel

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