#MondayMotivation: how to travel in style like local jet-setters

Woman waiting for her flight.
Woman waiting for her flight.

From the Insta accounts of some seriously stylish jet-setters, these are the luggage trends that will increase your airport chic.

Hard shell cases and trunks

For local road trips to exotic international locales, a sturdy suitcase with solid wheels is a travel essential one cannot do without as lugging around heavy weight instantly kills a vibe. 

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Travel accessories

Packing light doesn’t have to be a myth. Try a miniature fashion attachable for short and long distance trips. They make it easy to ditch a large handbag, plus they'll give you an extra hand to hold whatever else you need.

The tiny book of life that makes it possible to cross all the borders of the world should be treated with the best care possible, so spoil yours with a fancy case.


Shopper bags are the fail-safe keepers that will never disappoint a rushed packer.

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Duffel bags

These are perfect for an overnight stay at a friend's, a weekend getaway and as a carry on.

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Personalised bags

And while a designer duffle may be the desire of many, nothing will make you prouder than having your name printed across your favourite carry bag. This semi distressed duffle from Zemplifestyle is high on my wishlist.

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