1.18.2012

WHATS IN MY CARRY ON

All packed and ready to leave for Shanghai tomorrow morning!
So excited!
 I will set a meet up when I arrive and hopefully I will be able to meet some of you in one my favorite city! 
My assistant will be here three days next week to answer emails in my place, Yay! Thank you, Dominika!  
I plan on blogging from Shanghai... So, only "zai jian" for now! 
Talk to you all soon, from the other side of the world :) 
Longchamp large size carryall. Purell hand wipes. A variety of magazines and two books I hope to finish on the 13 hour flight(The 5 Love Languages and The Great Gatsby). Passport/ Chinese visa. Travel wallet purchased from Marshalls years ago. Neck pillow. MacBook Air and a Chanel dust bag doubling as a sleeve. Rebecca Minkoff shoulder bag. ipod shuffle. 45 calorie pop tart snacks. Cannon Power Shot Elph 100 HS. Lipglosses: Chanel #16, MAC in Japanese Spring and Mabelline Baby Lips.  L 'Occitane hand cream.  

46 comments:

  1. Love seeing inside your carryon. Such a great idea to use the dust bag as a laptop sleeve. Have a wonderful trip & take lots of pics!

    Mandy
    The Klury Report & Kini Style

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  2. you get by with so little on a 13 hour flight. My carry on is usually much, much bigger!

    Have a safe flight and can't wait to hear from you from the other side of the world!

    Anca
    http://coralista-xo.blogspot.com/

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  3. Have a safe trip! I have been meaning to read the 5 Love Languages!

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  4. I love this! Have an amazing time in Shanghai it's my favorite city in the world, so jealous that you're going! :)

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  5. To a BEAUTIFUL trip Alex!
    Carly

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  6. Thank you for sharing♥ Travel safely.

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  7. safe travels! and cute travel stuff :)

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  8. Hi Alex! Been following your blog/channel for a while now, just wanted to drop a hello and wish you a fun and safe trip in Shanghai! great book choices too! the 5 love language book was a great read!

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  9. Cute! I use my LongChamp as a carryon as well :)

    XX Kathryn

    http://lacoquettedelamode.wordpress.com/

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  10. Have a safe trip! Can't wait to hear about your amazing time in Shanghai :)

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  11. Obsessed with my Baby Lips as well! Love the idea of using a dust bag for a laptop cover!

    Fly safely!

    <3 P

    Cupcaking Around!

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  12. Have a great time :) keep us posted

    Xx,
    Casualuxe.blogspot.com

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  13. your trip sounds so exciting! have fun & a safe flight! xx

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  14. Yay! Sleep well! Have fun! Can't wait to hear more about Shanghai!! A video from there would be amazing! With all the sounds and colors! xoxo Nikki

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  15. knock 'em dead - have a great time! x

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  16. Yay! have fun on your trip! I would love to go to Shanghai one day :)

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  17. It doesn't seem like much! My carry on is always jam packed! Happy travels!

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  18. I'm impressed! You pack so light! Also love the Rebecca Minkoff bag!

    -Elodie
    http://www.elle-yeah.com

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  19. You'll really enjoy The five love languages. It's such an amazing book! Have a wonderful trip

    -Amanda
    http://amandagrieve.blogspot.com

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  20. I love 'great gatsby' it's such an amazing book and movie! You should see it; young Robert Redford and Mia Farrow - the best pair ever!!! Have a nice travel!

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  21. Such a great idea for the post, Have an amazing time in Shanghai xx

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  22. Happy Trip! Can´t wait to see posts about your trip!

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  23. have a fab time on your travels you look amazing as always. good luck with the books hope you get a chance to read them, great gatsby is good but at the end they all got on my nerves a bit. anyway happy holidays and bon voyage. leonie

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  24. Love this! Hope you have a fun time away!

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  25. Both of those books are fabulous! You are sure to love them! Have a blast!

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  26. Hi there, I just discovered your blog last night and completely fell in love with it, then discovered you were also on you tube, I now need to have a massive catch up on everything! ( i may have a request soon for a piece of jewellery you've sold out of)

    Love your style,clothes wise and decor wise and you come across as having a lovely personality which is always a winner!!

    Great blog and videos!

    Esther xx

    http://girlinapanama.com/

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  27. I thought I was the only one who packed more that 3 options to read, and finish on the plane!! LOL.
    I just started reading the Great Gatsby, it's great so far. Did you know the movie is coming out this year!

    xoxo, maria
    www.paintedREDDD.blogspot.com

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  28. Oh Alex I wish I could go and meet you there...I've always wanted to visit Shanghai! It must be so much fun to go shopping! and also the food XD! Have lots of fun! xoxo
    Samy.

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  29. Looks like the perfect carry on! Just re-read The Great Gatsby, never gets old. Enjoy!

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  30. Have a fabulous time - can't wait to hear about your adventures!

    Emma xx

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  31. perfect carry on! the 5 love languages is a great book! :) and can't wait to see photos and read about your travels in shanghai!

    safe travels!

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  32. Here's to a great trip to Shanghai. I only made it as far as Guangzhou and it was ages ago, before the takeover. I'm sure you'll have lots of fun! And it'll be awsome if you keep blogging from there.

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  33. Have a great trip!!!! I'm a big fan of the neck pillow also!!!!

    FitFashLife

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  38. OMG the black Rebecca Minkoff Bag looks so nice i got mine in neon lime green i love it so much http://h-bsch.blogspot.com/2012/01/rebecca-minkoff.html

    xo
    K.

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  39. I love traveling and having everything I need in my carry-on! Those poptart snacks sound delish, lol.

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