For Jaime King, good things really do come in small packages. “When people use big bags, they carry things they don’t need,” the Hart of Dixie actress, Plenti rewards card spokeswoman, and mom of James, 22 months, and Leo, nearly 1 month (with director husband Kyle Newman), tells Us Weekly. She emptied her Jason Wu purse to show Us her on-the-go essentials.
“I designed a baby blanket for Sapling Child in an ombré sunset color. You can use it to keep them warm or for swaddling. I always wrap it up into a tiny ball in my bag.”
“I write a lot of poetry, and typing doesn’t really work for me. I usually carry a purple pen and a notepad from a hotel because there’s something very luxurious about it.”
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“I have Charlotte Tilbury’s Rebel Without a Cause palette. It has a cream shadow for eyes and a dewy blush. I like things that serve multiple purposes.”
“I’m reading The Whole-Brain Child, and it’s about how to connect your children’s left and right brains. I’ve also been lugging around Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham.”
“All of our keys have characters from Star Wars, like Darth Vader. My home key is Yoda!”
More of what’s in King’s bag: light pink wallet, gold iPhone 6, navy blue Vysk phone case, Paleta snack bars, hair ties, scarves, aromatherapy, essential oils, ginger gum, Honest Company hand sanitizer spray and healing balm, Eve Lom concealer stick, Burberry lip stick and lip gloss, Gold Lip Glow #25 lip gloss, Tory Burch makeup bag, Tom Ford eyebrow pencil and brush, Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze and Glow, La Mer moisturizer and under-eye cream, Karen Walker cat eye sunglasses, and Jiva Coffee cubes.