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How to pack for a chic getaway

Going for a quick escape? Maybe it's a staycation for the June holidays?

We've put together the ideal carry-on bag.

Bring versatile and complementary pieces to mix and match, and create multiple ensembles for day and night.

1. Salsa Deluxe polycarbonate cabin size luggage from Rimowa

A cabin case must be both spacious and light.

2. Le Pliage foldable handbag 
from Longchamp

For the extra shopping you will come back with, featuring the latest print from the French brand.

3. Snoopy pouch from LeSportsac

Love the super girly feel of this pouch. Perfect for the sundries or makeup.

4. Loafers from Repetto

This print will make any plain outfit pop. Plus, Repetto is known for its comfort and durability - perfect for travel.

5. Brown studded leather belt 
from Napapijri

This is a versatile accessory that can add a different dimension to the outfits.

6. Dotted scarf from Marimekko

This arty print makes it perfect for trips to the museum.

7. Pleated shorts from Oasis, Robinsons The Heeren

This was chosen for both its urban chic style and the comfort that it offers.

8. Clip purse from Marimekko

It's just the right size to contain the mobile phone, wallet and cards.

9. Sunglasses from Dolce 
and Gabbana

The clear gold pair will look wonderful in your selfies with the cityscape.

10. Reversible bucket hat from Playhound, Robinsons The Heeren

Choose the graphic print for a pop, otherwise, the solid colour exudes a subtle feel.

11. Knife pleated skirt from Sinequanone, Robinsons The Heeren

This is a feminine option for the mix and match.

12. Cotton short dress from Napapijri

Perfect for the scarfs, belt in your bag.

13. Jeans from G-Star Raw

We love these snug pair of skinnies that elongates the legs.

14. Set of lime basil & mandarin cologne (30ml), body lotion (100ml), body and hand wash (100ml) & pomegranate noir bath oil (30ml) from Jo Malone

When hotel toiletries just don't cut it, these scents add luxury to your trip.

15. Mini foldable umbrella 
from Marimekko

Despite its tiny profile when folded, it opens to a full size umbrella.

16. Canvas espadrilles wedges 
from Castaner

The wedges take you from day to night, but comfort is not sacrificed.

17. Large polka dot blouse 
from G-Star Raw

These dots sets it apart from normal tops.

18. Cropped trench jacket 
from Timberland

Brilliant to combat unexpected weather.

19. Colourful printed scarf 
from Napapijri

It was so light, we decided to include it to provide yet one more mix and match option.