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How to Pack a Suitcase

How to Pack a Suitcase
Pack like a pro–it’s way easier than you think.
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Pick your suitcase

Quick weekend adventure? International multi-city trip? The first step is to decide if a carry-on will do the trick or if a checked bag is in order.

Order matters

Put heavy items, like shoes & jeans, in your suitcase first & spread them evenly across the bottom. Plus, maximize space by tucking socks, jewelry or other small items inside shoes.
Clothes

Roll ’em up

Rolled clothes take up less space & keep your stuff organized. Make sure to smooth out wrinkles as you roll & opt to fold special-occasion pieces & easily wrinkled items.
LUggage tags & Straps

Luggage tags & straps

Add a pop of personality to your bag with bright colors & fun prints. Plus, easily spot it at the luggage carousel or in a crowd.

Dryer Sheets

Dryer sheets

Never heard of putting dryer sheets in your suitcase? Us, too–but it makes total sense to keep everything fresh & odor-free.

Luggage scales

Luggage scales

Avoid weight-overage fees & repacking at the airport (no thanks). Plus, if you shop on vacay, you can recheck to make sure you’re still good to go.


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