There's something magic about packing for a summer get away. Floaty colourful things are a go, bright nail polish a must, the fake tan isn't out of place, a small clutch bag fits all the necessities (ie. a credit card and a tube of Maybelline Coral Crush lipstick).
Despite painstakingly planning my suitcase for months before jetting off to Paris, as I've mentioned a hundred times over, I packed completely and frustratingly wrong. On Saturday I'm off for a week back home to Queensland with a lot planned in a short 7 days... family lunches, catch ups with friends and a quick getaway to Noosa.
I did a huge cull of my wardrobe over the new year break and listed a bunch of things in eBay for 99 cents (some of which I paid over $700 for
I am completely uninspired by everything in my wardrobe and fortunately have some pennies to spend on a couple of things on my lunch break tomorrow. I want an amazing printed statement dress and a loose silk blouse. I've left things to the very last minute so tonight I'm handwashing delicates and ironing in the stifling heat. Serves me right. Not to mention my obsession with making sure the house is spotless. There is nothing that will ruin a post holiday feel than coming to back to a dirty house.
Couple of things are ready to join turquoise and bronze accessories, white shorts and a linen dress in my suitcase:
Studded Witchery Sandals
Witchery Leopard Clutch
Tinted moisturiser and a bright lip. And nothing else cosmetics wise. Gulp.
A fun flirty dress, like this Country Road Snake Print number.