7 Genius Products to Keep You Organized While Traveling

The last thing you want to do on vacation is lose or forget something important. These organizers will keep your items in place—and make them easier to find.


Travelon Lightweight Packing Organizers


Never lose socks or undergarments inside your big suitcase again. Separate your clothes and accessories by category into these bags so it’s easy to keep inventory of what you’ve packed. These zippered organizers come in three different sizes and can even fit in a 21-inch carryon.

To buy: $30 for a set of 3, bedbathandbeyond.com.

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Chapter Travel Kit


Ditch the plastic bag and stash all your toiletries in this striped bag. The attached side handle makes it easy to tote around. There’s a mesh sleeve inside to organize your bathroom and makeup essentials.

To buy: $40, herschelsupply.com.

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Cord Tacos


Portable electronics (cell phones, tablets, laptops, eReaders, you name it) are a necessity to stave off boredom on plane rides and road trips. But there’s nothing more annoying than tangled cords at the bottom of your carryon. These leather organizers will separate and secure your cords.

To buy: $30 for a set of 5, cb2.com.

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Bottle Labels


When your shampoo, conditioner, and lotion are in those clear TSA-approved bottles, it can be hard to tell which one is which. These silicone labels will keep you from putting lotion in your hair or conditioner on your face.

To buy: $6, containerstore.com.

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Jewelry Roll


Whether you've packed heirloom pieces or some costume jewelry, you’ll want to keep it all safe while traveling. Tote around your favorite necklaces, earrings, and bracelets in this organizer pouch, which has pockets and holders for every piece. Personalize the roll with a free monogram.

To buy: $49, markandgraham.com.

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Passport Wallet


It’s hard to sightsee or run to your next layover when you’re weighted down with too much stuff. Plus it's easy to lose something that way. Keep everything minimal and streamlined with this slim wallet that fits your passport, a few credit cards and an ID, and other small essentials.

To buy: $35, nordstrom.com.

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Planes Travel Laundry Bag


Keep your dirty clothes in one place so it’s easy to sort when you have to tackle your post-vacation laundry. And it will keep whatever’s clean in your suitcase, well, clean. It comes with a hook to attach to your luggage.

To buy: $6, kikkerland.com.

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