Quantcast

products

6 Super Cute Carry-On Luggage Options

by Grace Bonney

Back in 2011 when I went across the country for our 30+ city tour, I went through a few pieces of luggage, unexpectedly. The first bag had handles that detached, the second bag got flagged so often for looking like it wasn’t carry-on size (even though it was), and the third ended up looking better than it worked (hint: thin canvas casing gets dirty and rips really quickly). So for this year’s tour I’m not messing around. I’m making sure I have a bag I can easily carry — even while running — between flights or trains. I want it to look good, too, but it’s got to work well above all else.

So after testing and research, these are the 6 awesome carry-on bags I’ve narrowed down for my final search. Hopefully they’ll come in handy if you need to pick something new for fall or holiday travel this year, too! xo, grace

*These are all bags with wheels and handles. I’ve given up on shoulder bags. I just end up running between gates and getting a huge indentation in my shoulder and a sore arm.

1/6
(What a name) is pricey at $375, but it's definitely the cutest carry-on sized bag I've found on the market. It looks like a classic fabric trunk, but it's actually leather, so it's much more resistant to scuffs and stains.
2/6
($475): This bag is a serious purchase for a serious traveler. People I know who fly a lot for a living seem to always swear by these bags and when I borrowed a friend's recently I was sold. It's tough as nails and no attendant ever flagged it for looking too big. Plus this white version is super sleek.
3/6
($289): Another great shoulder-to-roller option for anyone who wants to be able to carry something cute that doubles as a chic backpack.
4/6
($49.99): If you want something you can use for short trips that's cute and can go from shoulder to roller in a snap, this fun little polka dot bag is a great option.
5/6
($140): I love the two-tone look of this bag and the hard case will make sure it can take being knocked around on the baggage carousel and during a rough flight.
6/6
($129.99): I love the color of this tiny powerhouse of a bag. Samsonite makes really solid bags and this one is a safe bet in a great jewel tone.

Suggested For You

Comments

  • Hey Grace! This is super helpful info! Thank you! Constantly on the run and I need a good bag. I am a Lady that owns a video production company. :) Super excited to read your new book and wondering if I could ever help with video production. We need more awesome women helping each other out! Check out Starry Eyed Productions when you have a minute please and Thank you!

  • Away bags are also really great, and you can currently get them with a hand painted monogram! I just bought a monogramed one, and am super excited for my next trip.

    • I have to second Away! They are seriously a life saver – and the way they are designed I can fit so much stuff in a small suitcase. The phone charger in the suitcase doesn’t hurt either.

  • Congratulations Grace on your latest book!
    I have the last bag in the exact same color. I bought it in June to take with me on my trip to Copenhagen . I love carry-on so much. I packed 10 days worth of clothing in it with no problem.

  • I have a hardshell Samsonite carry-on, and it’s the best. I travel a lot for work, and it never gets flagged and has taken a bit of a beating on several occasions.

    I’m a huge proponent of odd-coloured luggage (mine is orange) because you never know when your carry-on is going to get unexpectedly gate-checked due to overfull overhead compartments, or when you’re going to have to stow it many seats away from your own. I like to be able to visually ID my stuff quickly. Navy or black luggage would drive me crazy.

Leave a Reply

Design*Sponge reserves the right to restrict comments that do not contribute constructively to the conversation at hand, that comment on people's physical appearance, contain profanity, personal attacks, hate speech or seek to promote a personal or unrelated business. Our goal is to create a safe space where everyone (commenters, subjects of posts and moderators) feels comfortable to speak. Please treat others the way you would like to be treated and be willing to take responsibility for the impact your words may have on others. Disagreement, differences of opinion and heated discussion are welcome, but comments that do not seek to have a mature and constructive dialogue will not be published. We moderate all comments with great care and do not delete any lightly. Please note that our team (writers, moderators and guests) deserve the same right to speak and respond as you do, and your comments may be responded to or disagreed with. These guidelines help us maintain a safe space and work toward our goal of connecting with and learning from each other.

optiontradingstrategies.net

www.booker.in.ua

Был найден мной полезный web-сайт на тематику kinder-style.com.ua.
x