Traveling abroad this Summer? Lucky for you, we've made our top picks among this season's stylish yet inexpensive pieces that are perfect for your chic Euro vacation; we'll help you pack your bags with our fashionable finds under $100.
Shot on the famous French Riviera, Louis Vuitton's Spring/Summer 2011 ad campaign makes us want to dive into the Mediterranean, in a fabulous swimsuit, of course. Want the glam look without the price tag? We'll help you pack your bags with our top picks among fashionable vacation pieces, all for under $100.
If you're hitting the Euro scene this summer and want the glam look without the price tag, we'll help you pack your bags with our top picks among fashionable vacation pieces, all for under $100.
Nordstrom, Buyer 10, Cusp
Dresses like these pack well and are easily dressed up or down, making them ideal travel companions. Clockwise from left: grey silk "Virginia" wrap dress, Rory Beca, $90, Buyer 10; ruched cream dress, Michael by Michael Kors, $89.50, Cusp; ruffled maxi dress, Pure Sugar, $98, Nordstrom.
Dillard's, JC Penney
We love the creamy leather bag pictured here; it does double-duty as a cross-body bag for day and converts to an oversized evening bag. Add the tote and small embellished clutch for a complete bag wardrobe abroad! Clockwise from top left: straw "Audrina" tote, St. John's Bay, $21.99, JC Penney; cream leather convertible "Dinah" bag, BCBGeneration, $88, Dillard's; "Arlinda" beaded clutch, J. Renee, $59.99, Dillard's.
Buyer 10, Forever 21, Gap, Saks, Nordstrom
Separates are key for international travel, since their versatility can help you do more while packing less, and our choices will take you from day trips to Eze to dinner in Paris, not to mention the skirts and flowy tops will keep you in-line with the no-shorts, no-bare-shoulders dress code that's enforced at many cathedrals and other tourist attractions. Clockwise from top left: blue chiffon top, Mara Hoffman, $75, Buyer 10; watercolor chiffon tee, Forever 21, $17.80; black racerback tank, Gap, $34.95; olive cargo skinny jeans, Blank, $84, Saks Fifth Avenue; eyelet-trimmed maxi skirt, Remain, $78, Nordstrom; striped knit skirt, Forever 21, $5.50.
Dillard's, Nordstrom, Forever 21
Stay light on your feet in any of these footwear choices; they'll pack well and look even better. Clockwise from top left: raffia "Westli" wedges, Steve Madden, $99.95, Nordstrom; black woven "Enza" flats, Lucky Brand, $69, Dillard's; cordovan leather "Diamond" flats, Forever 21, $22.80; color-block wedge heels, Nine West, $88.95, Nordstrom.
Forever 21, Buyer 10, BCBG, Nordstrom, Forever 21
Should you make it to one of the famed European rivieras during your vacation, you'll want ultra-chic swim accessories like these. All you need to add is a glass of champagne! Clockwise from top left: floppy straw hat with leather trim, Forever 21, $17.80; cream "Butterfly" sunglasses, Marc by Marc Jacobs, $85, Nordstrom; grey cotton "Hazel" racerback tee dress, BCBG, $48; pale yellow cotton wrap, Forever 21, $8.80; green ikat print string bikini, Rosa Cha, $75, Buyer 10.
Archive Vintage, Nordstrom
Make your trip abroad simple and worry free by packing only a few very versatile, statement-making jewelry items. The vintage necklaces pictured here are among our favorites. Clockwise from top: gold and geode "Danielle" earrings, Kendra Scott, $58, Nordstrom; turquoise embellished concho necklace/belt, $24, Archive Vintage; brass choker necklace, $98, Archive Vintage.