So you are going on a London Vacation!! That’s so exciting. Right now there is so much commotion about London because of the Royal Wedding coming up next May. So it’s actually the best time to go now before all the tourist and media swarm in to get a glimpse of the new people’s “Princess.”
So then, let’s get right down to couture business. It is time for you to pack and to get what’s known as “The London Look.” To help you out, I am giving you a Packing Guide and a list of what to wear on your trip so you can fit in with the locals. This is something very important to me, since I hate sticking out like a sore thumb at any travel destination.
The good thing about London is that it’s a melting pot of many nationalities and cultures so you really can’t go to wrong with your style. Yet, there are some fashion cues you should be aware of when dressing. Therefore, take some notes and enjoy your What To Wear Packing Guide for your London Vacation.
London Vacation Packing List
I’m sure you have heard of the word “Posh” or someone being described as being Posh. What it means is that a person is elegant, stylishly luxurious or upper-class. Well this is the London Look for sure.
Being based in Los Angeles, I can tell you firsthand that in some places in America; people tend to wear baggy or flowing, laid back clothing. This isn’t the case in London at all. Ensembles are worn to be seen as very tailored yet modern.
For instance, you will notice guys wearing tight or fitted jeans more often than not, throughout the streets. Also, the fashionable set tend to indulge in high-end designers since London is one of the biggest fashion capitals in the world.
Furthermore, in London you have to remember to layer your clothes. The weather there is very unpredictable but in most cases will be rainy with very little sun. So then, packing right and pre-planning is a must. Below is a list of What To Wear while you are in London.
What To Wear
- Tailored Jeans/Slacks
- White Button Down Shirt
- Trench Coat
- Sturdy Tote Bag
- Walking Boots
- Shirt Dress
- Cashmere Long-sleeve Shirt
- Rain Coat
- Cross-body bag
- Leather Jacket
- Baggy clothes
- Thong flip flops
- White sneakers
- Overly Bright Clothing articles
- White socks with Pants
- Short Shorts
- Anything overtly Flashy…
Fashion Note: I can’t emphasize enough about a sturdy umbrella. The rain is no joke in London and you don’t want your umbrella to turn inside out. Buy a good one.
Now I’m a Visual Girl So Below I’m going to show you some Instagrammable worthy Globetrotters that got it right. Plus It will give you more ideas to choose the right outfit so that your Insta will be poppin while you are on your London Vacation.
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So there you have it, a Packing Guide Of What To Wear In London. Do you have any more suggestions for this destination? Comment or share your own tips. Or let’s connect socially! Follow me on my social platforms. See you there!