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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
You will not regret investing in a piece from Chanel or Vuitton and the ones below are quite unique.
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.
Options to bring just because they are fab.
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.
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