When looking for a designer, resume style counts. I'd hire a designer who uses his/her resume to showcase creativity even if it had a typo over one that's flawless but goes the standard route. I can teach a person to proof. Creativity is God given.
Hanging clothes should be moved in plastic bags. Lay them flat in your car, hang 'em up when you get to your new place, and you're in great shape! ...*I've done this and it's a great, easy way. You can also put lighter, hanger-less things, like belts, scarves, slippers in the bottoms of the bags.