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Tuesday, 23 August 2011

What's in your carry on?

So in a 4 days time, I will be jetting of on my jollies and I can't bloomin wait-eeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

I have already packed my hand-luggage (well what I can anyway) and pretty much packed my main suitcase, but I thought I'd share with you what's packed in my carry on (and hopefully you can let me know if I've missed anything that I REALLY need to have with me on a long-haul flight)!

Purchased from the Topshop sale!

Apologies for the flashback from my bookmark-it's a gold diamond with my name engraved in to it! 

© Books: Lindsey Kelk 'The Single Girls to do list'/Lauren Conrad 'Sweet Little Lies' & Nora Roberts 'Vision in White'
I've chosen to take 3 in my carry on - mainly because I've already started the Single Girls to do list & loved it that I'm pretty sure I'm going to finish this quite quickly so decided to have a couple of back ups. I'm hoping that the films on the plane will be pretty good choices and I can spend quite a bit of the flight watching them, but if all else fails, I have these!

© Cosmetics (inside the floral make-up bag from IKEA)/Toilettries - obviously all the liquids will be transferred to a plastic bag once at the airport!


©  Mini deoderant © toothbrush © toothpaste © cleansing wipes © moisturiser © anti-bacterial handwash © mac's face & body ©mac concealer ©Moisturiser © Body Spray © My pill © Bronzer for a little pick me up! 


© Hoody - it always gets chilly on flights (it's the bf's hoody, a bit sad, but I'm going alone so have nabbed this for the holiday)
I also have the standard spare underwear in case the airways lose my luagge and a spare top to change in to - I will be on the flight for 26hrs after all - but I didn't think you needed to see my smalls ;)


Things I still need to get:
© A squishy pillow - fingers crossed for comfy sleeping (or as comfy as it can be on a flight)
© Lollipops for take off and landing (the worst part of flights for me)
© Travel sickness tabs - I'm a baby when it comes to travelling and thought of flying makes me a little queasy!

I'll see what the world of WH Smiths has to offer too at the aiport and pick up some trashy magazines - obligatory I believe!

Is there anything I have forgotten about?



6 comments:

  1. I take my ipod and my own headphones for the in flight films (better than the plane ones!) Also some headache tablets. A pen to fill in the visas (bit geeky!) That's all I can think of! Have a wonderful holiday! x

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  2. A Scarf to wrap round or use as a blanket? An ipod / phone /camera etc. if your case is lost. Perhaps a larger snack (plane food is never nice!). When you are through to departures purchase a LARGE bottle of water because you ALWAYS get dehydrated! 

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  3. The bride quartet set of books by Nora Roberts is amazing! Read all four and each just as good. Hope you have fun x

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  4. Oh I didn't know it was quartet-thanks, I shall be on the lookout for these :) XX

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  5. Thanks hun-I have now packed my own headphones, hadn't thought of that! xx 

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  6. Thanks hun-I shall definitely be getting myself some food when I'm at the airpoprt-got a while to be on the plane :) XX

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