Welcome to the busiest time of the year, everyone. Travel season is here. Whether you’re flying home for the holidays or jetting off to a distant locale, the travel essentials you pack in your suitcase (and wear en route to your destination) can make or break your entire trip. Sounds dramatic, we know, but in our experience, there’s no worse feeling than opening up your suitcase once you get there to find that you packed all wrong.
To help you avoid as much stress as possible when traveling over the holidays, we tapped our resident style expert, Susan Feldman. Susan is the founder of One King’s Lane and In the Groove, a style destination where Feldman shares her age-defying outfits and shopping tips. Currently, she has a handful of essentials she rarely boards a plane, train, or hops in the car without and she’s sharing each of them here today. From the accessory she loves to layer with to the one bag she always uses as a carry-on, keep reading to discover and shop her favorite six travel essentials.