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    23 Travel Products You NEED If You Are Super Unorganized


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    1. A jewelry organizer that will be extra sweet to your earrings, necklaces, rings, butterfly clips, and so on. Why? It will become their home. Their home sweet home.

    This organizer is super compact, but has enough slots to keep your jewelry readily accessible and easy-to-find. PLUS! This will help you NOT lose all your jewelry while on vacation. Because traveling = poor organization = forgetting your favorite earrings in an Airbnb and never seeing them again.

    Promising review: "I bought one of these travel jewelry boxes for all four of my daughters! We travel frequently and before this, the jewelry we took on vacation almost never made it home safely! It would get lost in a luggage pocket or left on the counter in the hotel. But I love the size and quality of this jewelry organizer — as well as the low price!" —LeAnn Lindsey

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in seven colors).

    2. A TSA-approved transparent organizer so that you don't have to fish around your suitcase for liquids (and then frantically stuff them in a clear baggy) while going through security.


    Promising review: "I am a flight attendant, and this case is perfect for all my international flights that require going through security. Plus, love the handle. It makes it easy to pull out of my suitcase!" —Krissti

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in nine colors).

    3. A canvas backpack designed by Grandma Aggie herself because this thing is straight MAGIC.* It's got two inner mesh pockets, a zip-around closure, and a back band that can be slipped on over the handles of your rolling suitcase. Also, it's gorgeous.

    BEIS, Nordstrom

    **Surprise! This wasn't designed by Grandma Aggie herself — shocking, I know. BUT! This canvas beauty is a part of Shay Mitchell's new travel line, BÉIS. Prepare to want everything in said line.

    Get it from Nordstrom for $62 (available in two colors).

    4. An electronics organizer guaranteed to have you looking up at the heavens, the phrase "thank you" on your lips. Every cord, every charger, every portable charger, every iPad — organized. All in one place. Just like that.

    Don't have that many electronics? 'Tis fine. Use this as a cosmetics organizer instead!

    Get it from Amazon for $16.49.

    5. A travel wallet because there is NOTHING WORSE than losing a connecting boarding pass while on a plane. Is it underneath your seat? In the carry-on you stored in the overhead compartment? DID YOU DROP IT EN ROUTE TO THE PLANE?


    This nifty little thing even has a little slot to hold your pen!

    Get it from Amazon for $14.75 (available in five colors).

    6. Packing cubes capable of helping you fit your entire 👏 friggin' 👏 wardrobe 👏 inside your carry-on. Plus, this keeps everything lookin' niiiiice and neat. / Via @calpak

    These water-resistant packing cubes are designed with a breathable mesh that lets you easily find whatever top you need RIGHT THIS SECOND.

    Promising review: "OK, first of all I came into this with low expectations. How on earth could fie 'smaller suitcases' make my suitcase have more space? Am I really that poor of a packer? Do the clothes really create THAT much chaos when they are just folded in there together? Are these people all just bad at life/packing/organization and so when they introduce the cubes, naturally their life improves and they give the things five stars? And yet, despite my skepticism, I am always looking to go up-level where possible with my travel experience, so I took the packing cube plunge just before my most recent work trip. And let me tell you -- it was WORTH IT. Yes, they hold the clothes together, yes they make it easier to fit more items into the same amount of space, yes packing will feel like a fun Tetris game that you'll want to keep playing, and yes it is all optimized forever and ever and you need these in your life." —sarahtellsitstraight

    Get a set of five from Nordstrom for $70 (available in three colors).

    7. A belt bag that allows you to keep your passport + cell phone + boarding pass + chapstick + headphones on ~hand~ at all times. Or rather, on you at all times.

    It's very easy to make fun of people who wear fanny packs. (My dad wore one once! I never let him live it down.) But after trying it out last year, I say this wide pride: Fanny packs are the best thing to bring with you when flying because you won't have to dig around in your backpack to find all your important travel documents. There, I said it.

    Psst, this belt bag is especially great because it comes with an additional strap that turns it into a straight-up purse.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in four colors).

    8. A neoprene carry-on bag you can fit inside the plane seat-back pocket. PLUS! It can slip over the handles of your carry-on luggage.


    This handy organizer comes with a detachable (and adjustable) shoulder strap, meaning you can wear it like a purse or keep it on your carry-on luggage.

    Get it from Airpocket for $68.

    9. Velcro ties because tangled charging cords and headphones are the second most frustrating thing on the planet. (Forgetting your charging cords and headphones at home is #1.)

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $2.98.

    10. Transparent cosmetic cases that'll allow you to easily see where the HECK your foundation went. You'll no longer have to dump the entire contents of your beauty bag to find the **one** product you're looking for.


    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $16.99 (available in a clear cactus design).

    11. Drawstring bags to store allllll the darn shoes you've brought along with you on your two-day trip. Do I tend to pack more booties than I do underwear? Yes. Sue me.


    Get a set of five from Amazon for $7.88+ (available in two sizes and five colors).

    12. A hanging toiletry organizer you'll want to bring on your next tropical getaway. The mesh pouch lets you store all your teeny items (HELLO, TRAVEL-SIZED TOOTHPASTE), but the bag itself is deep enough to store shampoo bottles and what have you.


    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (available in four colors).

    13. A felt purse insert ideal for those tote bags that have the audacity to not have pockets. What am I supposed to do with all my stuff? Drop it into the bag aimlessly? Let it roam freely? What am I, a savage?


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this organizer. I got the medium red one, and it fits my Coach tote bag brilliantly. It even leaves a little room for when I want to use a larger wallet. I ordered about six other organizers from different companies. They differed in size and pockets, but this one won hands down. It is by far the best quality and well-made one out of all the ones I got. I’ll be returning all the rest, and ordering more sizes in this one!" —Shilin

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in three sizes and six colors).

    14. A duffel bag complete with a bottom compartment, that way you can safely store your icky, mud-ridden shoes away from that gorgeous cashmere sweater of yours.,

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99 (available in three colors).

    15. A laptop case designed with an extra outside pocket, meaning you'll be able to keep that unnecessarily bulky charging cable in one neat, it-can't-get-tangled-now spot.


    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in three sizes and six colors).

    16. A protective case with a keychain you can latch right on to your backpack! With this, you'll be able to easily access your headphones + charging USB while flying a billion miles up in the air.,

    Get it from Amazon for $11.71.

    17. A backseat organizer to take the headache-inducing mess out of road trips. Play a movie on the iPad, store said iPad in the sleeve, and BAM! All children will be entertained and won't be throwing around...oh, I don't know...SLIME.*


    Having a place to store little stuffed animals, baby wipes, tissues, milk bottles, etc. will improve the quality of your road trip by an exponential amount.

    *I mention slime because my ten-year-old sister literally stained the carpet in my our family car with slime. The stain is still there. Bright green.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.90.

    18. A carry-on garment bag PERFECT for destination wedding brides. This will keep your gorgeous gown neat, wrinkle-free, and ready to be rocked down the aisle.


    Promising review: "This was seriously a lifesaver for my destination wedding. I was afraid that it would not hold my dress as I had a very large, puffy train, but it folded up smoothly and I secured it with a luggage strap for fear I would have to check it. Thankfully, I was able to use it as a carry-on when I told them it was my wedding dress. I would absolutely recommend this to any other brides who are looking for a sturdy bag to hold their dress!" —Samantha

    Get it from Amazon for $41.73 (available in two colors)

    19. An eyeglass case to protect your (extremely expensive) prescription lenses from getting scratched and scuffed by the inner contents of your backpack.


    When traveling, soft cases tend to be better than hard cases because they don't take up as much space in your backpack!

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in ten colors).

    20. A faux leather holder that'll keep all your darn brushes (foundation brushes, blush brushes, shadow brushes) all in the same, pretty place! Plus, this can be propped up on the hotel bathroom counter for easy access. / Via @luxiebeauty

    Get it from Nordstrom for $20.

    21. A shelving unit you can hang in your closet...and then drop directly into your luggage. Be gone, packing and unpacking woes.


    You'll never have to live out of a suitcase again.

    Promising review: "This is so much better than living out of a suitcase! You just lift it out and hang it up! This also makes packing a lot easier — I hung this up in my spare room to pack, and I ticked things off my 'to pack' list along the way." —Starz

    Get it from Amazon for $36.11.

    22. A luggage organizer specifically designed for your shirt and tie. If you're traveling for business, this is the perfect way to ensure that your button-up doesn't get wrinkled beyond the help of the gods.


    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in two colors).

    23. Vacuum storage bags perfect for anyone traveling for months at a time. Studying abroad and need to pack both coats AND beach towels? This will save you SO much space.


    Promising review: "My daughter is studying abroad for six months and packing for multiple seasons, so we were trying to conserve as much suitcase space as possible. These bags worked great! We were able to compress a coat and beach towel, with plenty of suitcase space to spare. Plus, the hand pump that came with the bags worked really well!" —LAO

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99 (for a small-, medium-, large-, and jumbo-sized bag, plus a hand pump).

    Me, stashing everything into my travel wallet before embarking on my next (sadly not planned yet) European vacation:

    Buena Vista Pictures

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