We’re always in pursuit of further refining our ensemble for every destination, whether it’s the airport or the office. And while we’ve done enough jetting around to have a general idea of which travel outfits work and which don’t at the airport—those lace-up sandals were awesome, until we held up an impatient line of people trying to take them off—we figured there’s still a thing or two we can learn from a true expert. Enter Kimberly Pruitt, a former TSA agent, who spent more than five years working at Los Angeles International Airport as a security officer. We sat down with Pruitt to learn the surprising items that always seem to cause an issue when going through security.
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