Ahoy, Ladies! It’s cruise season. Grab your gal pals, or your main squeeze and travel the world’s most exotic locations. While most cruises don’t put limitations on your luggage count, a small cabin’s closet doesn’t leave much room to overpack. We have some suggestions on how to manage your packing list in our Clever Capsule Wardrobe for Stylish Travel article, but here we will go more in depth about cruise wear, and offer some ideas of cute outfits to stay cool, calm and chic.
Boden, Imogene Jersey Dress, $70NEEDS NEW LINK
Like you on holiday, this summery dress is very relaxed. Cotton modal makes it soft and breathable, while the scoop neckline and flirty frilled sleeves deliver structure. Pull on over a bikini and pair with metallic sandals to look laid-back.
Eileen Fisher, Bateau Neck Dress, $228NEEDS NEW LINK
Resort dressing is perfected with this simple and chic shift in a lightweight weave in a sophisticated neutral shade.
Tommy Bahama, Mahana Linen Shift Dress, $115NEEDS NEW LINK
The tropical leaves and flowers of this Polynesia-inspired linen dress are a subtle reminder of the islands’ hold on our imagination no matter where we are.
Shorts and Easy to Mix ‘n’ Match TopsJag Jeans, Gracie Bermuda Shorts, $59NEEDS NEW LINK
Polo Ralph Lauren, Relaxed Linen Blouse, $128NEEDS NEW LINK
Ted Baker London, Tutti Frutti Halter, $109NEEDS NEW LINK
Boden, Octavia Jersey Midi Dress, $150NEEDS NEW LINK
Boden, Freya Linen Shirt Dress, $130NEEDS NEW LINK
Madewell, Raffia Tassel Hoop Earrings, $32 NEEDS NEW LINK
Everlane, Japanese GoWeave Wrap Dress, $100NEEDS NEW LINK
Treasure & Bond, Miles Slide, $60NEEDS NEW LINK
Sole Society, Oversized Millie Tote, $70 NEEDS NEW LINK
Bold stripes pattern a roomy textile tote with a slouchy silhouette that makes it perfect for packing full of your everyday essentials.
The velvety finish of this light cream-gel bronzer leaves your skin with a beautiful sun-bathed look. Wear it on its own, or for a hint of outdoors radiance, over or under your favorite CHANEL foundation.
A limited-edition, must-have face palette featuring four eyeshadows, one blush and one highlighter, too.
A travel-friendly pouch of essentials that help prepare you for sun-drenched destinations.
This unstoppable liquid eyeliner gives you an ultra-defined line plus 15 hours of staying power.
A long-lasting, easy-to-apply tool for precise application and buildable intensity.
A BB cream, a CC cream and a tinted moisturizer that leaves you with beautiful sheer-to-medium coverage and a radiant, smooth finish.
A perfect beauty kit to get you beauty ready, whether you’re at the poolside, the beach or on the go.
With crowded cruises and island stops you need this in your bag, an antimicrobial essential oil blend with witch hazel.
Burt’s Bees Facial Cleansing Towelettes with White Tea Extract cleanse your face in one easy step without ever having to rinse. They are specially formulated for all skin types. They gently remove dirt, oil, and makeup. Infused with white tea extract, calming cucumber and aloe, they leave your skin feeling smooth and naturally clean. They are 99.1% natural, dermatologist and ophthalmologist-tested and contain no parabens, phthalates or petrolatum. Since no rinsing is necessary, you can use these disposable wipes anytime, anywhere.
HASSLE-FREE TRAVEL: Forget about packing-stress and say hello to hassle-free travel. With all the compartments in this hanging toiletry bag, staying organized is a breeze. After all, who likes to rummage through their toiletry bag to find their razor or shampoo? We sure don’t! With no less than six zippered pockets you will always have the perfect place for all your toiletries and cosmetics, and the XL 360⁰ Metal Swivel Hook allows you to can hang it anywhere for easy access. $32 on Amazon