The luggage experts at Louis Vuitton have created an interactive packing guide for those of us planning a trip. Just in time for the Summer holiday! 

Are you still debating what to bring along on your next vacation? Alison at Wardrobe Oxygen recently returned from her family holiday at the lakeside and very helpfully breaks down her casual travel capsule for us.

Where do you put your suitcases once you’re back home if you don’t have a basement, attic, garage or closet space to spare? Apartment Therapy provides some good suggestions, be sure to read the comments here for extra ideas.

Fab Links from Our Members

Lisa always enjoys outfit remixes and recommends this Elle slide show on how to turn your Summer items into Fall wear.

Rae was chuffed to find Little Contessa, a blog dedicated to narrow-shaft boots. In her reviews she includes measurements and tells readers what calf size will fit the boot best.

Lace, shorts, fun patterns, flirty frocks and lots more, Krishnidoux says that’s how Summer street style is done in Canada.

Makrame loves her Botkier bag and points us to a Wall Street Journal interview with designer Monika Botkier. She found her tips on how to pick out a bag for the office especially practical.

This Hamburg street artist added a Photoshop toolbar to H&M’s large outdoor ads. Greg thought it was a clever way to draw attention to the use of digital post production tweaks in advertising.   

Annagybe read an interesting article on how Priscilla Chan, now wife of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, chose her wedding gown. Since the wedding Claire Pettibone, who designed the high-necked lace dress, has seen a 300% increase in sales.   

Diana loved this Etsy article with outfits inspired by women in sci-fi. There are lots of Urban Warrior Princess looks here, ladies!

Ornella firmly believes that beauty and style are not limited to the young only, and found the caption with this photograph very thought-provoking. Hear, hear!

Before every runway show models undergo quite the transformation. Ironkurtin enjoyed this feature on makeup masters performing their magic.

Cocolion loves the “What do you think of this look?” feature on FabOverFifty, and adored the fashion-forward outfit this handbag designer is sporting, but was shocked by the negative reader comments. 

Angie wants this stunning shirt to magically appear in her wardrobe, and loves how edgy classics are worn with conviction and slouch. Also: look at those fantastic flat sandals!  

Laurinda informs us that this fun infographic with 17 Ways to Tie your Shoelaces has been making the rounds on Pinterest.