Summer travel clothing for men and women that is fashionable and functional, packs well, moves and multitasks.

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Memorial Day is fast approaching and summer break is just around the corner; summer travel season is so close you can practically taste the mai tais.

Get extra excited by picking up some new travel clothing that is both fashionable and functional for packing, moving and multitasking. Here are 5 finds to get you out of town in style.

Technical clothing is really starting to get stylish, so if you’ve been sporting the same pair of wrinkle-free pants for several years, you may want to check out some new options. One to consider: The Kit & Ace Commuter Trousers ($168) are water-wicking and wrinkle- and stain-resistant, but are also tailored and trim for a modern look.

You’ll need to haul fewer pairs of shoes with the Everlane Street Sandal ($120 at, which are comfy enough for museum-hopping and sleek enough for dinner out.

Sleep well in the Kate Spade New York A Little Dream Short PJ set ($118 at, from the designer’s first sleepwear collection. The set is cute enough for a run to the hotel lobby for coffee, and the top can even multitask as a blouse worn under a blazer.

Everlane Street Sandal, $120
Everlane Street Sandal, $120

Speaking of multitasking, the Ted Baker Hanging Gardens Silk Cape Scarf ($185) is just that: a cape and a scarf. Perfect to bring along on all your summer wedding trips as a cover-up and lightweight accessory.

Packing shorts and swim trunks is a waste of space. Instead, pick up a pair that look as good at the beach bar as in the pool, such as J.Crew’s 6” Swim Trunks in Navy Stars ($75). Throw them on with a linen-cotton button down (meant to look a little wrinkled) and you’re ready for dinner.