Emily Current and Meritt Elliott's Road Trip Picks

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    You're probably familiar with Emily and Meritt from their amazing styling work (Emma Roberts is one of their girls) and their incredibly cool line Current/Elliott, but did you know they also design accessories? Yes, the ladies recently teamed up with Kate Spade New York's Deborah Lloyd to create WESTWARD, a lust-worthy collection of handbags, totes, and small leather goods. Inspired by the name of the collaboration, we asked the duo to share some of their must-have road trip items, which they so kindly did, so click through to see all their picks!

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    "We are craving big, poncho-like sweaters this season. Just picturing this paired with jeans and boots makes us giddy! It's perfect for sitting around a campfire or to warm you up on chilly mornings!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "A low-maintenance beauty routine is a must on the road. A lightweight tinted moisturizer with SPF does the trick!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "All designers and stylists travel quite a lot! This inspiring CFDA book features pictures and stories of over 100 tastemakers travel adventures!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "Roadtrip requirement #1 Is a good pair of sunnies to protect your peepers! We can't get enough of the gradient olive to cream color and seventies brown lenses!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "This fringy iPad case is just plain fun! You won't lose this in your bag!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "We are avid card players and not only do we have extensive collections of fun playing cards at home, but we always carry a deck in our bags for spur-of-the-moment card games. Not everyone can afford a Birkin bag, but what better way to celebrate the house of Hermes than with a colorful deck of cards?!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "A keychain is an often forgotten accessory! These cheery, retro zodiac keychains make us smile and remind us to check our horoscope daily to see if any new adventures are in our future!" - Emily and Meritt

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    "We love that this classic weekender shape is done up in dressy sequins- the result is ironic and charming." - Emily and Meritt
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    "The different slots in this travel wallet are sized especially for a plane ticket and a passport!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "We have memories of getting postcards and letters from our parents while they were away traveling and we sweetly favor sending a good old-fashioned hand-written note detailing your adventures to friends and family when away." - Emily and Meritt
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    "We call this our perfect 'second bag.' It is not only a great carry-on for the plane, but works well as a work bag to hold your laptop, a change of shoes and your journal for inspiration. We love that it is navy, which, surprisingly, goes with everything!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "We swear by big delicious scarves when traveling. They not only act as a makeshift blanket when cold, but they are also the perfect accessory to jazz up the limited amount of outfits you can bring when traveling! This leopard one is perfection!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "Capturing your road trip adventures is a must and why not ditch your phone's camera for once in favor of a proper film camera! You won't be sorry with the result and ain't it just so pretty to look at?!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "There is something special about this hat. It is equal parts 70's Bianca Jagger and Woodstock hippie. The unstructured brim and pale camel color make it casual and easy to wear!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "We both have these Golden Goose boots. They are equally stylish with pants as they are with dresses and are very flattering on the leg we might add! Added bonus: they really are tough, comfortable for walking and exploring and look even better with wear!" - Emily and Meritt
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    "Denim shorts are a road trip must-have and are even better when in color! They are comfortable for a long drive yet stylish enough for a spontaneous happy-hour stop." - Emily and Meritt
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    "These amazing journals highlight national parks, scenic highways and historic sites across the US. Now road trip away, friends! Drive safe now, you hear!!" - Emily and Meritt
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