There's something about the thought of sitting in a car or on a plane for hours that makes us want to throw on a pair of our oldest sweats and hit the road. But it's actually pretty easy to remain comfortable while still looking cute. Follow these simple steps for a classic travel outfit. Trust us, you'll never go back to your old sweats after this.
NASTY GAL PARKA
If you’re traveling somewhere cold, a parka is lighter than a puffy down jacket and easy to stash in a carry-on.
It's been awhile since you've been home, so obviously you can't wait to reunite with your old group from high school. Show off your cool, enviable style with a few sleek and simple pieces that make a big statement.
TOPSHOP LEATHER LEGGINGS
These leggings will pair brilliantly with any going-out top in your wardrobe. Not to mention, they’ll take up zero room in your carry-on.
Tree trimming, gift wrapping, cookie baking. You're finally getting settled in with your family, and you're ready to wear something cute and casual. Read on for our picks on the best look for those last-minute holiday errands.
MICHAEL KORS PONCHO SWEATER
The faux-fur trim on this poncho couldn’t be cuter, and it’ll keep you toasty if you’re doing anything outdoors.
Whether you're staying home and celebrating with family, or spending Christmas Eve playing White Elephant at a neighbor's house, it's always tricky putting together a relaxed party look. Try pairing a festive top and skirt with a cute pair of flats - you can't go wrong! Don't forget your warm outerwear if you'll be braving the snow outside.
AMERICAN APPAREL VELVET SKIRT
This swingy velvet skirt is a perfect for a family gathering at home – dressed up for the occasion, but comfortable for lounging.
Christmas is finally here, but don't get too comfortable just yet. You had a blast opening up gifts with your family this morning, but it's time to change out of those old pajamas and get the last of the holiday parties started! Take the last opportunity to dress for the season by wearing a few subtle hints of red and green, paired with lush fabrics. Casual heels are a must!
ASOS POCKET SHIRT
A red silk shirt is a great update to a basic white button-down, and the fabric feels a little more special for the occasion.
Sheer black tights will complement a bold, printed skirt while providing coverage for your legs.
AMERICAN APPAREL VELVET BOW
A bow is the perfect way to accessorize your hair when you don
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While shopping malls have been decked out in festive cheer since practically October, the holiday travel season has finally crept up on us. Between office parties and gift shopping, you probably haven't given much thought as to what you're going to pack for that five-day trip home.
Packing is hard enough, and the holidays are an awkward period of time – too short a trip for a big suitcase, but too long for a tiny carry-on. That's where we come in.
We've thought of every possible scenario – reuniting with old friends, both casual and dressed-up family outings, and of course, the dreaded act of actually getting to your destination – and assembled a guide to selecting the perfect holiday outfits. All you have to do is grab a stylish and functional bag and start packing! After you've looked through the slideshow above through, of course.