10 Tips for Packing Light


Buy a Wrinkle-Resistant Wardrobe

Certain fabrics simply hold up better on the road, and the latest generation of wrinkle-resistant synthetic blends are one example. They look just as classy as wool and cotton and they smell better after multiple wearings. Ad man, road warrior Bruce Turkel is particularly enamored of L.L. Bean's mail-order line of wrinkle-resistant polyester-and-cotton-blend dress shirts. He claims they look wrinkled when you take them out of your bag, but then the heat from your body smoothes them out [source: Hanks].