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Hand Luggage Friendly Travel Essentials For Your Summer Holiday.

FINALLY, holiday season is approaching us and we're getting in the mood to hop on a plane and forget allll of our troubles. Whilst the excitement may be getting you through those long days at work, one thing you may not be thrilled about is the prospect of packing.

Trying to cram all of your fave summer outfits into your case (or hang luggage, if you're packing light) can be STRESSFUL. That's why we've rounded up our top hand luggage/suitcase friendly essentials to help make the process a little less daunting. From solid beauty and haircare that won't affect your liquid allowances, to super lightweight beach towels, we've got you covered. Just sit back, relax and dream of your next vacay...

Dock & Bay Beach Towel - £23

Dock and Bay towel and bag

No one wants a big heavy towel weighing down your luggage (especially if it's slightly damp on your return home after a last min dip). Dock and Bay have the perfect holiday friendly towels that are designed to keep that pesky sand at bay, all whilst drying 3 times faster than a regular cotton towel. Plus, they are made from from 100% recycled material.

The Body Shop Coconut & Yuzu Fragrance Dome - £5.60

Body Shop Blue solid fragrance

Don't risk the mess of decanting your fave perfume into a mini spray bottle (or the prices of Duty Free) - go solid! This tropical Body Shop number is the perfect travel friendly scent that won't take up any space in your liquid allowance bag. Just rub onto your wrists/neck and you're ready to smell like a holiday DREAM.

Dr. Pawpaw Original Balm - £3.95

Yellow Dr Paw Paw lip balm

 If you are looking to cut down your on the amount of products you're taking away this year, a multipurpose balm like Dr. PawPaw's will help you out, BIG time. This wonder product can be used on anything from chapped lips, to dry cuticles, to adding a bit of glow to your collarbone and cheekbones. For anyone who suffers from dry skin caused by the dreaded airplane A/C, this will be your new lifesaver.

Sara Miller Orchard Travel Document Wallet - £32

Pale blue floral passport and document holder

Keeping those essential travel docs safe is CRUCIAL. This gorgeous wallet has space for your passport, boarding passes and £££, meaning you wont be left in a flap over any misplaced documents. Plus, it will elevate your travel outfit, leaving you looking the most stylish in the whole airport.

Stackers Lavender Cable Tidy Bag - £30

Lavender cable organiser with chargers and memory cards

Remember those chargers! You'll kick yourself if your essential device chargers are left at home, so this super handy cable tidy bag will remind you to get them packed and ready. It's perfect for keeping your tech goods in place and preventing the dreaded cable tangle at the bottom of your hand luggage bag.

Flat Lay Full Size Makeup Bag - £19.99

 Flay lay make up bag with makeup products

Keeping your makeup / skincare in order is crucial to ensuring you have a smooth journey and we are obsessed with space saving storage. Flat Lay are our go to for travel friendly bags - this full size one is great to pop all your must haves in and opens up fully, meaning you won't be left rummaging round a tiny makeup bag.

Hello Sunday The Take-Out One - Invisible Sun Stick SPF30 - £15

Purple SPF skincare stick

We all know the rules - put that damn SPF on! If you hate the feeling of sticky, thick sun cream, that causes you to break out, this Hello Sunday SPF Stick is perfect for you. It's super easy to apply, plus its sweat and water resistant, making it the ideal holiday product to take away with you.

SUNNYLiFE Ombre Travel Speaker - £25

White and yellow ombre effect portable speaker

No holiday is complete without a vacation playlist and having a portable speaker to blast your favourite tunes on is vital. This super cute SUNNYLiFE bluetooth won't take up loads of space in your bag, meaning you have more space to squeeze in a few extra bikinis...

Tangle Teezer Compact Styler - £15

Metallic pink Tangle Teezer hair brush



Perfect for those tangled salty sea locks, a travel sized Tangle Teezer will keep your hair in sleek and smooth whilst you're sunning it up. This no fuss brush is super handy and the perfect size to pop in your beach bag for when you're finished catching those waves.

nuddy Soap & Shampoo Bar Duo - £13.26

Of course we had to mention our super solids in our list of holiday essentials. Ditch the liquids for our Soap and Shampoo Duo - they're 100% plastic free and last 2-3 longer than their liquid counterparts, meaning you won't have to worry about running out on your trip. Save up on your liquid allowance, save space and save your skin and hair with this travel ready duo.

Now, you're all ready to jet set and go ✈️