Go Here, Wear This: 5 Destinations for Summer 2018 + Capsule Wardrobes!

I am one of those ~weirdos~ who makes Pinterest boards packing for vacations I haven’t even scheduled BUT if I ever make it to Greece, I know exactly what I’ll wear. Creating a travel capsule for a vacation or trip makes your life so much easier — it reduces packing stress, will ensure you don’t overpack, and helps everything you do end up packing work seamlessly together. It’s FOOLPROOF.

And now, I’m bestowing all my crazy on you in the form of an essential capsule travel wardrobe for five trending destinations in the U.S. Prepare for packing inspiration galore!


Cape Cod

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There is something so charming about the endless, preppy wonderland that is Cape Cod. With picturesque views and plenty of opportunities for getting out and around the water, it’s an ideal summer weekend trip. For our travel capsule, I consulted The Everygirl’s resident prep expert (and our Director of Brand Partnerships), Ally — so you know these picks are legit af.

READ: 6 Reasons to Pack Your Bags and Head to New England This Summer


Camisole / Silky Top / Button Down / Shorts / Denim Skirt / One Piece
T-Shirt Dress / Crisp Dress / White Denim / Bow Sandals
Sneakers / Espadrille / Clutch / Sunglasses / Tote Bag



How to Wear It




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There is truly nowhere like Texas and Austin is another world entirely. Soak up that sunshine while eating every taco in existence —  what a vacay, amiright. This capsule includes shorteralls because HOW COULD IT NOT.

READ: The Everygirl’s Weekend City Guide to Austin, Texas


Graphic Tee / Statement Cami / Button Down / Shoteralls / Midi Dress / Denim
Tie-Waist Short / One Piece / Cover Up / Birkenstocks / Tassel Earring
Slide Sandal / Tote Bag / Sunnies / Belt Bag



How to Wear It



New York City

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NYC is hot as balls in the summer but it’s still THE BEST TIME. Beat the heat with breezy fabrics in comfortable yet flattering cuts. Up the ante with statement earrings and a bold lip. *fierce*

READ: The Everygirl’s Weekend City Guide to New York City


Breezy Tank / Graphic Tee / Button Down / White Denim / Jean Skirt / Wide Leg Pant
Striped Top / Tank Dress / Blush Moto / Loafer Mule / Sneakers / Espadrille
Sunnies / Crossbody / Fun Earrings



How to Wear It



St. Augustine

Source: @di_nasirova


Oh heyyyyyy, Florida! St. Augustine is a charming lil Floridian town with a killer beach scene (this is Florida, duh). Whip out that bathing suit and get ready to sizzle.


Printed Bikini Top / Printed Bikini Bottom / Ruffle Top / Scallop Tank / Light Sweater White Shorts / Striped TopMidi Skirt / Easy Dress / Overall Skirt / Slip On Sandal
 Espadrille / Heeled Sandal
Crossbody / Hoop Earrings / Sunnies



How to Wear It




Source: @juliaengel


Charleston is an Instagram-lover’s dream — around every corner is an explosion of color and charm. You’ll want crisp, refined basics to complement your scenery — plus a show-stopping dress for a night on the town.

READ: Girls’ Weekend Guide to Charleston, South Carolina


Wrap Top / Tank / Off-the-Shoulder Top / One Piece / Denim Shorts / Button Down
Midi Skirt / Fancy Dress / Casual Dress / Heeled Sandal / Slip On Sandal 
Sneakers / Crossbody / Fun Earrings / Sunnies



How to Wear It