Pack A Fantasy Wardrobe for Your Honeymoon

Looking on-point is part of the fun of your honeymoon, so pack your suitcase like a pandora's box of magical luxe items that you can't wait to slip on, pulling out all the stops for this trip of a lifetime. After all, clothing is not just about practicality but also about fantasy and living your best life. WBM encourages you to spend wisely but invest in pieces that you adore and you can wear again and again.
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Couples who delayed their wedding because of the pandemic may have the added benefit of having more time to save for their dream honeymoon. What many are looking for are luxurious but secluded resorts in order to avoid crowded locations where Covid may lurk. Hopefully, the virus will not have its grip on us for much longer, and your dreamy-moon will carry-on without any of those fears.

Part of the fun of traveling to a special destination is looking on point, so pack your suitcase like a pandora’s box with incredibly luxe items that you can’t wait to slip on, pulling out all the stops for this trip of a lifetime. After all, clothing is not just about practicality but also about fantasy and living your best life. WBM encourages you to spend wisely but invest in pieces that you adore and you can wear again and again.

Carolina K

 Our honeymoon packing list will guide you through the key essentials so you don’t have to stress plus those extraordinary pieces that will fast become symbols of the trip. So let WBM do the work,  Just read, click and check off your list. 

Swimwear 

No matter if you choose a tropical or urban paradise, a swimsuit or two or three— should always be packed. A dip in the pool is a great way for couples to relax and many suites have a secluded pool right outside your door. Although skinny-dipping is top of the list, you’ll also want to bring a killer suit for those less private moments. Here are some options WBM recommends from La Gotta Swim, Shoshanna, Magicsuit, and Carolina K.

Shoshanna suit with long sleeves are on-trend
https://shoshanna.com/collections/sustainable-swim
La Gotta Swimwear cut-out one-piece shows off toned abs https://lagottaswimwear.com/collections/all-1/products/serenoa-cerulean
Carolina K high waist bikini and halter https://carolinak.com/collections/swimwear/products/carmel-bikini-top-2
Shoshanna’s snakeskin print makes a bold statement https://shoshanna.com/collections/sustainable-swim

Magicsuit is known for slimming your curves and are available in a wide array of sizes. The ones above and below, convert to a different look with an easy-peezy side knot

.https://www.magicsuitswim.com/2020-magicsuit-solid-celine.html

https://www.magicsuitswim.com/2020-magicsuit-women-s-plus-solid-alex-top.html

The Exceptional Caftan or Cover-up

There is something about a billowy caftan that is the ultimate in simmering sensuality. Go for one that has luxe detailing and it will take you your seaside lunch or even dinner. This can be an investment piece so don’t skimp. If you prefer versatility go for this on-trend fringy draw-string beach skirt from Jaline, which you can adjust for more or less fringe in the front.

Jaline‘s long and lean silk caftan is a blank canvas—add a belt or bold earrings and head to dinner https://jalineresort.com/collections/ready-to-wear/products/beatriz-long-rust-dress
Marie France Van Dam’s super-lux belted caftan for an elegant dinner or apre’ swim https://www.mariefrancevandamme.com/pages/about
Miguelina’s bright white sheer eyelet caftan
https://www.miguelina.com/collections/caftans-cover-ups/products/rachel-granadilla-scallop-lace-caftan?variant=33078133948525
Jaline‘s awning stripe beach skirt adjusts to a variety of looks for a lot of bang for the buck
https://jalineresort.com/products/nieves-pareo-bicolor-blue-orange
Carolina K’s matching maillot and dressing gown https://carolinak.com/collections/swimwear/products/marieta-one-piece-5

Jumpsuit Jam

A jumpsuit has leaped from a trendy item to a wardrobe staple. A solid color is a blank canvas for accessories and it becomes a versatile one-stop-shop—no thinking about a top to match. With a bold chandelier earring, an elastic belt, or summer jewelry your look transforms from sleek and simple to a stunner.

Jaline‘s silk jumpsuit, add a metallic belt for nighttime sparkle https://jalineresort.com/collections/jumpsuits/products/faye-jumpsuit-in-black
Ulla Johnson’s cool-girl jumpsuit works from day to night
https://shop-olivia.com/products/sabra-jumpsuit
Marie France Van Dam’s sleek tropical print makes for a bold look

A Little Lingerie Goes a Long Way

Honeymoons and lingerie go hand in hand. Herer’s your chance to show off your toned body that you’ve worked so hard to achieve. Lingerie can range from full-on sexy to demure and pretty but whatever your personality. Our favorite is this sheer teddy with plunging v.

Maidenform’s sweet and simple teddy because sometimes that’s the most sensual.

Fantasy Footwear

Here’s the skinny on shoes—bring one comfortable pair for day walks or shopping, a beach slide, a metallic or an embellished heeled sandal, and an all-purpose flat. Make sure you have at least one tried and true broken-in pair in case a new shoe rubs you the wrong way. Below are some ideas.  

Tory Burch’s simple metallic thong elevates any look
https://www.toryburch.com/emmy-metallic-sandal/65178.html?color=701
Italeau’s suede slide for a bold take on comfort https://italeau.com/collections/the-slides
Louis Vuitton’s classic sandal with a twist—the subtle back logo is for grand exits.
Seastar Neoprene espadrille for sea to shore expeditions
https://www.seastarbeachwear.com
Fenty fabulous heeled laced sandal is well worth the spot in your suitcase https://www.fenty.com/us/en/categories/shoes/?filter=%7B%7D&sort=newest

The Inspirational Resort Dress

This is the dress captures the spirit of your honeymoon, it’s the dress that when you look at it you’ll think, Turks and Caicos, Tulum, or the Amalfi Coast. Hang it in a prominent place in your closet so a quick glance will keep you laser-focused on the prize of an extraordinary honeymoon. Here are some exceptional looks, any one of which would make your suitcase happy.

Miguelina’s sweet and sexy light chambray skirt and bra-tophttps://www.miguelina.com/collections/bottoms/products/marika-french-blue-linen-skirt?variant=33078134374509
Ulla Johnson’s animal print for strong entrances
https://ullajohnson.com
Carlton Jones Collection is currently the recipient of Vogue / CFDA’s A Common Thread initiative for his resort-inspired men’s and womenswear. Here is his most recent take on a tropical print—he is one to watch. https://carltonjonescollection.com
Le Sirenuse linen separates with Italian flair
Bronx and Banco’s animal print artfully reveals bare skin in all the right places. (Photo by Arturo Holmes/Getty Images for Bronx & Banco)
https://bronxandbanco.com

Bronx and Banco’s take on short and sassy. (Photo by Arturo Holmes/Getty Images for Bronx & Banco)https://bronxandbanco.com

Bag Snob

You will not regret investing in a piece from Chanel or Vuitton and the ones below are quite unique.

Chanel mini case holds all you need— room key and lip gloss https://www.chanel.com/us/fashion/handbags/c/1x1x1/
Louis Vuitton‘s concentric hearts adorable bag can be worn on the shoulder or on hand https://us.louisvuitton.com/eng-us/products/game-on-capucines-bb-taurillon-nvprod2440118v

Sunny Delights

Don’t bring just one pair, bring a wardrobe of sunnies for those million selfies you and your hubby will take. Here are a few we love.

Mohala Eyewear fits a variety of nose bridges and face shapes for a custom fit. https://mohalaeyewear.com
Marni
Draper James
VICTORIA BECKHAM
Salvatore Ferragamo

Miscellaneous Extras

Options to bring just because they are fab.

Foundrae’s Indian inspired gold hoop https://foundrae.com/?gclid=Cj0KCQiAnb79BRDgARIsAOVbhRpXt3X6AoPm_F6B6y5uWwe2RwLJ0MpQkg3-YgsJmiKEfKEDwmFPW0caAliEEALw_wcB
Olivia von Halle silk eye mask keeps the sunshine out https://us.oliviavonhalle.com/collections/eye-masks/products/eye-mask-escapade-pluto-blue-embroidered-motif-silk-eye-mask

Seastar neoprene beach tote https://www.seastarbeachwear.com

Dress Down Duds

The happy couple may want to venture outside of the love bubble for a hike, shopping or just exploring the town, so bring cute linen pants or a shorts look. Below are some of our favorites from Le Sirinuse and Miguelina—easy, breezy but oh-so-chic.

Le Sirenuse Linen printed trouser and shirt
https://www.bergdorfgoodman.com/p/le-sirenuse-diana-embroidered-silk-gown-prod125680080

Miguelina sailor striped short and lace crop top https://www.miguelina.com/collections/summer-2020

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