STYLE EQUATION MAGAZINE - TRAVEL IN STYLE - JULY/AUG - 2015 - Page 14

Luxury Luggage Lines by Brooke Brunson Photo Credits: luxpresso.com uk.louisvuitton.com www.ralphlauren.com The key to making any vacation stress-free is to keep things light and simple. Though when it comes time to pack, that can be another dilemma. Tearing up your room just so you can decide on what to pack can be a hassle and very time consuming. Yet the question remains, what luggage will you take to accompany with you on your journey? For many seasoned travelers, having luggage that is durable and spacious is more important than having style. With such a demand for versatility, more and more luxury luggage brands are starting to redesign their products. Some of the top leading brands include Louis Vuitton, Ralph Lauren, Tumi, Samsonite, Rimowa, Alfred Dunhill, Bottega Veneta, Globe-Trotter, Victorinox, and even sports car maker Porsche is making a statement. SinAs one of the well known leading brands for redefining American styles with fashionable menswear lines, Ralph Lauren has also expanded by implementing more womenswear, home collections, and travel accessories. The Ralph Lauren Cooper Bag for men is one of their most popular items, and includes a spacious interior and stunning craftsmanship made from calfskin. With internal pockets for extra space, this carry-on bag is the item to have. Since 1871 Louis Vuitton has been popular for making luggage trunks. Recently the brand has expanded on its multicolored travel pieces by adding more feminine colors to its Epi P├ęgase 45 suitcase. Available in deep cherry red (Carmin), orange (Piment), purple (Figue) and blue-green (Cyan), in addition to Indigo, Fuchsia, Electric Black and Black in Epi leather, all 18 pieces of the bag include zips, handles and wheels. With a shade to please every palate, this feminine piece is the ultimate carry-on for a weekend away. 14