Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Week Three of Unemployment: No Criminals! (Knock on wood)

No police officers or criminals banging down my front door this week, so I have felt a little bored at times, but my lackadaisical leanings vanish when I remember that I am going home for Christmas for two whole weeks on Saturday morning! This week has been a scramble of present-making, laundry and brainstorming for packing two weeks of clothing for a variety of events into ONE suitcase. It is a mind-bloggling game of tetris that could take now until I leave to figure out, but I am determined to make it work.

Concerning this week's happenings, I would post about the presents I have been making, but I can't ruin the surprise for the intended recipients, so instead, here is my packing inspiration of the week:
 

I think I might need to pack a little more color, but I love that these few, simple pieces come together to create an awesome outfit. I think "keep it simple" should be my mantra over the next few days.... What tips to you have for efficient and stress-free packing?
Happy Tuesday, everyone!

9 comments:

  1. Hooray for going home for Christmas! So happy.
    xo Josie
    www.winksmilestyle.com

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  2. I really love this outfit and I totally agree, keeping it all simple is the best! Happy Wednesday, darling. Muah

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  3. Yes, keep it simple is the way to go. Definitely pack like colors together so you can mix and match and don't have to overpack. Have fun!!!

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  4. I hear ya! I'm already worried about packing for a week!

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  5. Great blog and pics:)
    Kisses from New York:)
    www.thebrunetteworld.com
    xxx

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  6. I admit I am terrible at packing! I'm so focused on trying to put outfits together I forget simple basic things like a toothbrush! Hope you have a wonderful time at home for the holidays :)

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  7. Gorgeous outfit! I want that giant bag! Good luck with the packing.

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