Carryon, with a Carry-On: How to Travel with Only a Carryon

In Bag Lady, I detailed exactly why I do not check-in when traveling.

After my last two international trips, I’ve received several direct messages inquiring how do I shop (as much as I do) abroad and only carry-on.

The techniques I use vary upon season. Traveling and shopping with a carry-on in the winter is admittedly more difficult because of the size and weight of fall/winter garments vs. summer apparel.

But, where there’s a will, there’s a way!

Below is a video detailing how I packed for my return to the States after a weekend of champagne and shopping en Paris.


Et voila mes amies! That is how the magic happens.

Do you shop and travel with only a carry-on?