Fashion editor Mitchell Drinkard shares his packing must-haves for a sunny getaway.

Is it our imagination, or does the size of weekend bags keep getting smaller and smaller? That must be the case if you’re a serial over-packer. If you continually find yourself jamming clothing options into your suitcase and performing the sit-on-the-suitcase-in-order-to-zip-it act, Mitchell is here to save you. Scroll down and click the images to learn about 10 vacation basics that will save you the hassle while packing — and potentially a few dollars — so you won’t have to check bags at the airport.

Womens Packing Tips Mens Packing Tips

 

Recent News

Maximizing the Impact

Local nonprofit directors dedicate their lives to the common good. photos by Keith Borgmeyer Cheryl Howard, Nora Stewart Early Learning Center As a former graduate...

Home Away From Home

Local entrepreneurs create spaces where they love to work. photos by Keith Borgmeyer Aubrey Rowden and Jessica White, Love Tree Studios Aubrey Rowden and...

The Buzz on Family Biz

The pros and cons of working with loved ones. Melissa Murphy, Johnston Paint and Decorating In 1996, then MU student Melissa Murphy started working a...

Living Heart Healthy

Edie Diel, Jennica Gomez, Jill Stedem, and Michele Cropp are living red these days. Photos by Anthony Jinson According to the American Heart Association,...

More Maximizing the Impact

Local nonprofit directors dedicate their lives to the common good. photos by Keith Borgmeyer Barbie Banks, Citizen Jane Film Festival This October 26 to...