The Only Packing Guide You’ll Ever Need

“There are two types of people in the world,” says Ashley Rose of Sugar & Cloth. “The people who can grab a handful of things and take off on a trip for a week, and then there are the people who would need a paper bag to breathe into and a stiff cocktail (or four) in order to even pretend to function that way.” If you couldn’t guess which bucket Rose falls in, it’s the latter—as in she needs everything planned to a T, which makes sense, given her hectic work and travel schedule. So how exactly does she keep her sanity when prepping for a trip? “I live and die by detailed checklists and visual cues using my Fujifilm Instax Mini 70,” explains Rose. Not sure what she means?

Keep scrolling to see her explanation.