In Case You Need Help Packing For Memorial Day Weekend

While many of you probably sorted your Memorial Day itineraries weeks ago (kudos to the early planners), the rest of us are scrambling to get our last-minute vacation ducks in a row. Between narrowing down destination options, searching for (reasonably priced) accommodations, and settling friend squabbles over which hot spots to try, the travel headaches are coming on strong. But there is one pain point we can help alleviate: your packing list.
Whether you're opting for an endorphin rush from a national-park adventure or hoping to mellow out with a winery tour, consider your weekender bag ready, thanks to the variety of stylish and surprisingly practical warm-weather outfits ahead. For an added element of versatility, we topped off each look with footwear from Chaco's latest lineup, which features comfy boho sandals and the brand's signature Z-strap shoes in all sorts of fresh colorways. With the hard part behind you, the only thing left to do is click "book."
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Beachside Clambake

Leaning towards a seaside escape? Now you can finally break out the one-piece you bought back in February. Pair it with a denim mini that doubles as a cover-up, a wide-brim hat to keep your skin protected, and colorful leather sandals that play off the tones in the suit.
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National-Park Hike-A-Thon

If an active vacation is the goal, set up camp in the nearest national park. Dress the part with activewear basics like paneled leggings and cushiony sandals fit for being on your feet all day. For some motivating tunes, bring along wireless headphones, and don't forget to stay hydrated by filling up a trusty water bottle.
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Wine-Country Tour

Looking for a classy MDW experience? Then head to wine country. Break out your cutest matching set, and style it with a trendy straw tote, cat-eye shades, and walkable Bordeaux-hued footwear. Just do your best to avoid red-wine splashes.
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Lake-House Retreat

If you're cabin-bound for the long weekend, start by layering breezy sweats over a sporty swimsuit, so you're ready for a dip in the water as soon as you arrive. Other must-haves: durable sandals with decent treading for nature walks and a roomy knapsack that can fit your essentials.
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City Staycation

Sticking around town for the holiday? Before you explore all the haunts you typically don't have time to check out, set your city-casual look with a floral sundress, an oversized denim jacket, and a vibrant shoulder bag.
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