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Vacation Style: Dressed Up or Dressed Down?


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Michaelrcks Michaelrcks 9 years
tigerfire21 tigerfire21 9 years
Tank, cutoffs, bikini. My primary vacation wardrobe.
junebiswas junebiswas 9 years
A little bit of this and a little bit of that ;)
satarah satarah 9 years
I try to look nice wherever I have the chance (read: not having to work in a lab all day). Not really anything too fancy, but I like taking dresses when I travel. It's easy to put an outfit together with a dress and I usually only go to vacation in warm seasons.
rabidmoon rabidmoon 9 years
Depends..when I travel I always try to have at least ONE thing that looks a bit dressier "just in case". Definitely one thing I do like to do is dress nice while travelling (I invested in very good luggage a few years ago, and always try to mind the cute details..nice gloves in winter, practical but sleek, non-wrinkling clohtes)... but on planes, it gets harder each year..between security and customs and shoes off and shoes on and crowds and heat and hassle its almost not worth it anymore, which is sad. I tend to pick shoes that "don't beep", clothes that "don't beep" and now...thanks to an overzealous security lady in Amsterdam, "bras that don't beep". /shudder In general my opinion is "dress to the season and occasion."
mommie mommie 9 years
Some of each.
Francoisehardly Francoisehardly 9 years
I vote dressed up, but a laid back dressed up. I don't care for the idea of being dressed down because I do too often and I've been wanting to get into the habit of dressing up more often.
emalove emalove 9 years
Well, I usually travel somewhere warm and tropical for my vacations, so I love to wear flowy dresses and skirts. Nothing fancy, but I try to look nice for dinner and nights out.
neonbee neonbee 9 years
Both! I can't always just dress down and sometimes, it's good not to dress up.
quitecontrary quitecontrary 9 years
I love being able to wear my favorite dresses and skirts that might not be right for work or just everyday wear (flowy, gauzy fabrics, summery patterns, a bit short)! I do skip the heels and jewelry (except for dinner and dancing) but overall, I prefer to stay stylin'. It's nice, too because when it's hot, there's always the excuse to change for dinner, too! No vacation from fashion! Love that!
RoyalBlueMoss RoyalBlueMoss 9 years
Dressed up! I never take a vacation from my Fashion.
smhooper smhooper 9 years
i do both, usually dress down for the day and dress up at night.
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
I try to look good, but at the same time I think vacation is the best excuse to wear things you wouldn't have worn before! Usually you are in a different climate and atmosphere and you feel great trying on some new clothes you usually couldn't wear at home :)
WhatTheFrockBlog WhatTheFrockBlog 9 years
Casual, but in different degrees. When I was in Mexico, I wore jean shorts and tank tops all week. When I go to Europe, I still stay very casual but wear my nicest jeans and cutest tops (with COMFY shoes). I'm just super-casual in general. I hate getting dressed up.
bbkf bbkf 9 years
I always pack my nicest outfits for vacation.
amygem amygem 9 years
depends on where you're going...
Cocoangel Cocoangel 9 years
Dresses are so much easier for me. On our vacation it was great to see the sites all day in a sleeveless dress & sandals, then pull on a cropped sweater & heels for dinner. I didn't look like a tourist.
fashion4ward fashion4ward 9 years
Dressed up! But I am one to usually overdress (in a good way).
Mintie Mintie 9 years
I love fashion too much to ever be dressed down. I go to a bbq in a dress and heels and no one expects any differently from me. And I do the same on vacation... also, most of my vacations are to places in europe, so I like to fit in with the locals.
shopgirl123 shopgirl123 9 years
not particularly fancy, but i always try to look my best on vacation... who knows why!
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