Make a case for a curling iron out of an oven mitt so you don’t need to worry about the iron being 100% cool before packing.
Use straws to keep your necklaces from tangling when packed or stored.
Be sure to pack clothespins, so you can prop up your toothbrush in the hotel and don’t need to lay it on the counter.
Strap your kid’s sippy cup to a leash to keep from having to retrieve fallen cups with driving.
Use an empty chap stick tube to hide some emergency cash.
Put plastic wrap between the cap and the bottle of any packed liquids to help prevent leaks or spills.
Here’s how you fold shirts to get the maximum packing space.