Is there anything better than jetting off for a sunny vacation in the middle of winter? When it’s cold and blustery outside, treat yourself by planning a tropical getaway this January. And while the thought of breezy, summery dresses may seem far off, we’ve made holiday packing easier than ever with this pre-travel checklist.
Sara Joy creates colorful, joyful pieces that are the staple for any tropical vaca. From the beach to the bar, these intentional designs will be your go-to outfits for a tropical vacation. If you’re planning to run away to the sunshine this winter, here’s your pre-flight packing checklist:
Blue Marble Geo Caftan
A caftan is a versatile summer staple for any tropical getaway. This lightweight Blue Marble Geo Caftan comes with a drawstring at the waist and ties at the front, meaning it can be worn open or closed. Throw it on over a swimsuit as you’re lounging by the pool, or layer it over a cami with denim shorts for a stroll into town.
The blue marble geometric print is a fun take on a holiday neutral. Easy to wear and flattering on any skin tone, this cool print is complemented by a cheerful splash of pink tassels. Keep it simple with a slicked back bun and shades, or lean into the vacay vibes with chunky hoops and layered jewelry. However you style it, this caftan will be a core piece in your fabulous outfits for a tropical vacation.
Blue Marble Geo Sarong
For floaty holiday style, you can’t go past a sarong as the perfect accessory. Wear this Blue Marble Geo Sarong as a chic scarf for milder days, tie it as a fun top for a night out, or simply drape it around your waist for an effortless beachside look. It can even help protect your shoulders from that heavenly tropical sun!
A vacation is your chance to get creative with how you dress, and the blue tones of this marbled geometric print are perfect for lounging by the ocean. This chic print will help you express your cool vacation style, while providing the versatility that makes holiday dressing a breeze.
Painted Paisley Maxi Caftan
This eye-catching Painted Paisley Maxi Caftan will become one of your fave outfits for a tropical vacation. With a hidden tie at the waist and a lightweight fabric, this versatile dress is universally flattering. Sara Joy has created a chic, modern take on a neutral print, with the paisley pattern adding pops of color and vibrancy to a dark background.
Throw this floaty dress over your swimsuit as a cool, beachside cover up, or style it with a cinched waist and sandals for a chic dinner look. Throw on a wide-brimmed hat and big shades for the ultimate vacationing-celebrity look!
White Floral Swing Dress
When you’re on vacation, you want a wardrobe that is easy to throw on and go. Perfect for lounging in a resort or exploring downtown, this White Floral Swing Dress is lightweight, cool, and comfortable. The A-line cut is feminine and flirty, and perfect for that hot tropical weather.
The black and white floral print of this chic mini dress makes it easy to style and pair with your favorite vacation accessories. Add a colorful scarf to your hair, or keep it simple with fine gold jewelry. It can even be worn layered over a white tee with trainers for a cool shopping look.
Tropical Geo Maxi Swing Dress
Whether bright colors are part of your usual wardrobe or not, vacation is the perfect time to have some fun with your wardrobe. This Tropical Geo Maxi Swing Dress is everything that is enjoyable about holiday dressing: bright color, exciting patterns, and a comfortable, swishy cut. The shoulder ties allow for a bespoke fit, and the black tassels add an elevated detail.
Wear this statement piece to breakfast by the pool over your swimsuit with a magazine tucked under your arm, or throw on some heeled wedges for a breezy evening cocktail. However you style this maxi swing dress, you’re guaranteed to feel gorgeous and relaxed.
Fun in the Sun No Matter the Season
If you’ve been considering booking a January getaway to somewhere hot and sunny, take this as your sign to do it. A quick trip to the tropics can be so invigorating and restorative during the long winter months, and is the perfect way to start your year with joy.Sara Joy creates elevated resort wear pieces in bright, colorful prints to empower positivity and encourage you to express yourself. The perfect outfits for a tropical vacation are the ones that make you feel relaxed, beautiful, and comfortable as you recharge in the sun. Sara Joy pieces will be your tropical vacation staples as you pack your getaway bag this January.