This list looks long, but I actually pack pretty light. I wasn’t always a careful packer, but after traveling a couple times when I planned outfits in advance, there was no turning back.
The key is to choose a color palette and make sure the pieces are all interchangeable. This way you only have to bring one or two sets of shoes (instead of a pair for each outfit like I used to do!) and just a few pieces of jewelry and accessories.
And a bonus is that you have less to unpack when you get home. To me this is the worst part of packing. Ha! I still have a suitcase on my bedroom floor at this very moment that needs emptied.
Here are some of my mix and match sets that make getting dressed out of a suitcase easy: