Girls’ Guide: Honeymoon Packing

June 11, 2002

June is our Bridal month, so keep up-to-date with the best of the best when it comes to getting down that aisle. This week, follow our Girls? guide to ultimate honeymoon packing plus bridesmaid?s dresses. They will love you for them. More than nuptial fashion, we give you the latest in what?s hot…and much, much more.Girls’ Guide: Honeymoon Packing

Before you start freaking out about what to pack for your honeymoon ? read on. If you?re fretting about what to pack your Bridal bits in, we?ll reveal to you ?the go? on affordable, yet glamorous luggage. We?ve taken it into our hot little hands to construct a simple yet practical packing guide. Your new fianc? will love you even more for it. For those of you who are like all of us girls at SheSaid, fashion is surely an obsession, but so is good economy. Comfort and price play a

Pack your favourite denim jacket

very big part in any girls? honeymoon. So does minimalism.Packing less makes you look hip and organised. There?s no need to torture your new husband with 140 pairs of shoes. (He can learn about that later when you have to move house!) Heavy and impractical bags will only drive you crazy, and let?s face it you won?t need too many clothes!Speaking of not too many clothes, take a look

at our summer/surf guide as well a winter/wonderland guide:

Summer surfing guide

On top:

  • 3 cool t-shirts
  • 1 cotton jumper (there?s always a cool change at night)
  • 1 Denim jacketOn bottom:
  • 1 pair of jeans
  • 1 denim skirt
  • 1 sarongDresses
  • 2 sexy summer dressesAccessories
  • 1 glam bag for travelling
  • 1 beach bag
  • Marcs bikini
  • Sun hat
  • Suntan lotion and lots of it!
  • Summer flip-flops with heel
  • ThongsWinter wonderland guide

    On top:

  • 3 long-sleeved shirts
  • 1 leather/denim jacket
  • 2 woollen turtle-necks (black and cream preferably)On bottom:
  • 1 pair of jeans
  • 1 pair of cords
  • 1 fitted denim miniDresses
  • 1 black jersey dress. We love Witchery?s v-neck fitted dress. Go to
  • 5 pairs of opaque or fishnet tights
  • 3 Bond?s thermalsAccessories
  • 1 glam bag for the travel
  • Hat
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Runners
  • Heels
  • 1 backpackThe top 5

    SheSaid picks the top 5 products this week:

    Isabella Rossellini?s Manifesto Creative Make-up comes in five shades-girly and enticing. This product is a glimmering cream for cheeks, lips and eyes. It will add an immediate lift to any face. If your limit is one, go for No. 3 ? a delicious bubble-gum pink. Available from David Jones nationally. Go to for further information.

    A glowing and pinky complexion is no longer the domain of the young. We?ve discovered Chanel Precision Eclat Originel. This super lightweight serum with a plant extract works on the skin?s microcirculation. Sea algae product boosts cell metabolism. The result? A guaranteed radiant, youthful flush. Available from selected Chanel boutiques, David Jones and Grace Brothers nationally.

    Treat your nails to the Mecca Cosmetica touch with their brand new varnishes. There are a variety of fabulous strong colours in chunky,chic bottles, ($20). Our pick would have to be Cassandra. Available at Mecca Cosmetica or go directly to for further information.

    Lancome?s latest triumph? Extencils, a mascara that lengthens and curls and is guaranteed to keep your lashes clump-free and curly. This fantastic mascara dries instantly and will have you hooked with one application. Available through selected pharmacies and department stores.

    Apply Shu Uemura ($45) magic lip potion before lipstick and your lips will love you. Full of all the good stuff; jojoba oil, chamomile, rosemary and Vitamin E- will help even the driest of lips. Oh-did we tell you that it gives your lippy staying power as well? A must-have beauty secret, so go straight to for further information.


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