Let’s face it, vacations are no longer a time to simply unplug and “be one with nature.” For anyone with an Instagram account and a Wi-Fi connection, it’s prime time for snapping all the photos—and, of course, showing off your A+ vacation wardrobe while you’re at it. It’s no secret that a really good outfit game is the key to Instagram success, so it makes sense why posting a statement look in an exotic destination would nearly break the internet (or at least garner its fair share of double taps). As such, your plain bikinis and overworn denim shorts deserve to be upgraded so you and your vacation outfits can live their best lives.
Since summer vacation season is basically here already, we chatted with the coolest fashion girls we follow on Instagram to find out which items are topping their vacation packing lists—and which items they’ll be leaving at home. From the pretty swimsuit styles they’re loading up their suitcases with to the only heel trend they’re deeming appropriate, keep reading to find out the vacation fashion trends that will and won’t be traveling far and wide this summer.
Speaking of summer trends, these are the sunglass styles to ditch before summer (and which to reach for instead).