Packing Light

When preparing to travel,

lay out all your clothes and all your money.

Then take half the clothes and twice the money.

Susan Heller

Jeeeeezzz! Someone please remind this winter chill it’s supposed to be elsewhere by mid-May! With the calendar ticking whether the heat turns up or not, might a summer adventure with one of these suitcases tempt you to travel light?

T. Anthony glazed red alligator leather with roomy sections, interior pockets, zip compartment, and polished nickel hardware. $12,000.


Louis Vuitton Pegase 55 Epi leather in a range of happy colors comes with a garment bag. $4,650.


Vocier bags. Shirts, shoes and accessories go in the middle of the bag; suits and dresses slip into the outer shell for minimal folding. An easy opening provides direct access to a laptop.  The C38 made of canvas is $595. The F38 clad in leather is shown here ($1,195.)


Tumi‘s Super Leger International four-wheeled carry-on is the lightest of the lot, allowing more weight allowance for your stuff. $545 is on sale now at $405.


This duffel has compartments for clothes, smaller ones for a laptop, phone, and shoes, even a sneaky slot along the spine for ties and comes in chic black canvas or five hues of leather. Debuts in July at ($355-$575).


Polycarbonate Zero Air II 20 inch carryon on four wheel spinner travel case. at $395.


And if a carry-on is just not enough, Send My Bag picks up your belongings and ships them almost anywhere in the world within a week.  Fedex tailored to travelers. Sed a bag, a box, even a bicycle within the US for $59 one way. Shipping from the US to Europe starts at $99 for 33 pounds.

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