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Monday
Oct312011

Air Style 

With all the weekend air travel I have been doing lately I thought I would share my “Air Style.”

1. Choose dark colors to hide dirt and spills and wear layers to account for temperature fluctuations.

2. Carry an oversized tote for snacks, magazines, gadgets, and all the other necessities.

3. Wear comfortable boots that are easy to take on and off at security. I never pack them because they take up too much space.

4. Bring a cashmere shawl to wear as a stylish scarf and doubles up as a blanket on the airplane.

5. Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water.

Reader Comments (22)

Big bags and comfy boots are my travel staples too!
xo Josie
www.winksmilestyle.com

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJosie

The best part of your outfit, the belt. It just changes a smart black travelling outfit into a distinctive style. So you πŸ™‚

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered Commenternmaha

You and your little one have got great style! Great recommendations. I'm all about one big bag…not a fan of looking like a bag lady!!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHamptontoes

These are always good tips!!! I try to do the same as you when I travel by plain! Next week I am going to England (York) and definetly will be using your tips as a guideline:BTW looking for the same kinds of boots you are wearing!!! A new post coming soon also!!!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered Commentervanda

Fab air style! I always wear my biggest boots going and coming! LOVE that bag!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBaby Shopaholic

Oh, thank you. I just loathe the "I'm on an airplane so I'll wear PJs" attitude. While air travel is doing it's best to destroy any remaining semblance of glamour, it's nice to just take the few extra minutes to wear something comfortable and chic. Side note: My friend Adriane met her (now) husband in the airport at the luggage carousel. It pays to look nice – you never know what's going to happen!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKristen

Dark colors and prints…a mama's best friends! Love that jacket!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKristin

Great cosy airplane style.

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHogger & Co.

First of all, you both look fantastic and so stylish! Your daughter is a doll! I always love to see what people wear when traveling! Love your tips and I think it's important to still look put together when you're traveling. You can be stylish and comfortable!
Stopping by via Monday Mingle
xx,
Mae from Lili & Mae

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMae

Great travel tips! I always carry a scarf or pashmina..not only does it add a splash of color…but it keeps you warm:)
LOVE that duffle/travel bag…who makes???
C

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCarly

Naina, stylish as always!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterlissy

Ummm perfect! Leaving on a jet plane for Italy in 3 days, thanks for the tips!!!

Pssst I am letting all of my google followers know that I changed my domain to www.stylesoftamaranicole.blogspot.com. Please update your reader if needed πŸ™‚ Thanks hun!!!

October 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTamara Nicole

Oh my goodness! Your daughter looks so cute! Love the vest and the boots!
And yes – wearing boots (preferably that zip so they're easy to take on and off in the security line) are a must for traveling in the colder months. They take up half your suitcase otherwise!

Loving your blog!
XO – Marion

November 1, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMarionberry Style

Hi,
Visiting from Monday Mingle. You look like a star mom traveling in that first photo. Love it. I did a post a few weeks back and made the same comment about pashmina shawls during air travel.
Great tips.
Daphne.
http://fashiondivamommy.blogspot.com

great advice – n both of u r too much – so adorable!

November 1, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterErika ~TiptoeButterfly~

Great tips! i always make sure to have my travel pillow/blanket, small hand cream and eye drops (i get so dry!) and a good book/magazine!

November 1, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJaime

@Carly-The bag is Gucci πŸ™‚

November 1, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSTYLE'N

beautiful! such great tips, never thought of wearing dark colours incase of spills!

November 3, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJulie

Great tips. Of course you look chic while flying too!

November 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGlamamom

love that bag…perfect for traveling!

November 5, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbestie

Such a great tips, my dear. I totally agree that an oversized tote is a must while traveling. Have a great start to the week. Muah

November 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDiana Mieczan

Great tips! I nearly always wear some black leggings, a tunic and black ballet flats when I travel. I want to be comfy without looking like a complete slob πŸ™‚ I'm always amazed when I see women full coiffed and teetering around in heels at the airport. I couldn't do it!

November 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRachael

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