Over the last few years, we've seen an increase in travel fashion and style posts. Airport fashion is a "thing," but it's definitely not a new concept.
My grandmother is 90 years old and traveled to California and Hawaii in October 2016. She arrived at the airport in heels and a stylish hat, ready to board her five hour flight to Los Angeles.
Travel style is different for everyone, but in most cases it involves some version of casual and comfortable. I've created a list with five style basics so you can plan your own airport fashion and outfit.
5 AIRPORT FASHION TIPS FOR YOUR NEXT TRIP
1. A staple hat. I don't think I've been on a plane in the last seven years without a hat. If it's not on my head during the flight, it's in my carry on for easy access. Hats are great for those early morning flights when you don't have time to do anything with your hair. Whether you choose a fedora or a baseball cap, hats are a travel necessity.
2. Joggers. This is a trend I can fully stand behind as they are comfortable, but also trendy. Joggers can be dressed up or down making them a versatile piece to wear later in your trip too. I like to pair mine with a graphic tee and a denim jacket for travel days.
3. Layers. You never know what the temperature might be like in the airport or on the plane. A jacket or sweater is advisable so you can adjust to these differences.
4. Comfortable shoes that slide off easily. Going through security is no easy feat, but if you wear shoes that slide on and off, it makes this process smoother. I like to wear shoes that cover my feet to keep them warm, but sandals are an easy choice for beach getaways.
5. Backpack with easy access to your I.D. When you check your bag and go through security, you have to show I.D. twice. If you have a backpack or small crossbody to store your cards and cash, your travel day will be a breeze.
These five airport fashion basics are the necessities for your upcoming travel plans. Whether you're driving or flying to your destination, you can follow these guidelines for a comfortable day. Wherever you're headed, be sure to use the hashtag #TRENDYINTRAVEL so I can follow along your journey. Here's to new adventures.
PS- I told you guys I'd be sharing different travel videos all week. Check out this one from our trip to Nantucket in October.