How To Pack A Suit Case For Business Trips

The Packing Pyramid

When it comes to business trips, it’s all about making smart choices and perfect folds. The last thing you want to be doing in a hotel room is ironing out unnecessary wrinkles due to haphazard folding. We’ve all been there. First and foremost follow our pyramid guide to the essentials. Pack plenty of ties (the more choices, the better), underwear, and menswear accessories. Wallet, sunglasses – check. Shoes, socks and belt – check. Next you want a minimum of two dress pants and three dress shirts. Most importantly, you need a power blazer that pairs with everything else in your suitcase. We’ve created 3 key guides on how to fold your dress shirts, dress pants and suit jacket. These fold guides will save you time when you take off for your next overnight business trip and have you look like the business pro you are.

Business Trip Packing Pyramid
Business Trip Packing Pyramid

The Shirt Folding Guide in 11 Steps

Don’t be fooled by today’s relaxed dress code. A wrinkled shirt is ALWAYS going to be frowned upon. Avoid the looks of judgement with these 11 simple steps.

The Shirt Folding Guide in 11 Steps
The Shirt Folding Guide in 11 Steps

The Suit Jacket Folding Guide

These 9 steps to folding your suit jacket will prove to be very useful. Look sharp, smart and tailored by properly folding your suit jacket. It also makes for extra room in your suitcase for your gym shoes.

The Suit Jacket Folding Guide
The Suit Jacket Folding Guide

The Suit Pant Folding Guide

With these 5 easy steps to folding your suit pants, you’ll avoid awkward creases and wrinkles. This works on all your trousers both business and casual.

The Suit Pant Folding Guide
The Suit Pant Folding Guide

 

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