Vintage Luggage and Travel Bags

| January 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Vintage LuggageOld Vintage Luggage and Travel Bags came in just about as many different styles shapes and colors as did old trunks. Just think of all the places these pieces of vintage luggage have been. Travel luggage is an important part of every traveler's wardrobe.

There are various luggage models, sizes, styles, colors, materials and prices associated with the luggage currently on the market. There are even vintage and collectible luggage pieces available!  Take a look at these LIVE eBay auctions.

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Vintage Men Travel Duffle Bag Luggage Canvas Gym Weekend Overnight Shoulder Bag
Vintage Men Travel Duffle Bag Luggage Canvas Gym Weekend Overnight Shoulder Bag
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Vintage Reebok Red White And Blue Garmet BagOlympic
Vintage Reebok Red White And Blue Garmet BagOlympic
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CrossLandy Mens Vintage Canvas Duffle Bag Gym Sports Travel Tote Luggage Bag
CrossLandy Mens Vintage Canvas Duffle Bag Gym Sports Travel Tote Luggage Bag
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VINTAGE SAMSONITE OVERNITE TRAIN MAKEUP CASE BLUE W ADJ MIRROR No keys
VINTAGE SAMSONITE OVERNITE TRAIN MAKEUP CASE BLUE W ADJ MIRROR No keys
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ORIGINAL VINTAGE LOUIS VUITTON GENUINE LEATHER MONOGRAM ZIPPER BAG
ORIGINAL VINTAGE LOUIS VUITTON GENUINE LEATHER MONOGRAM ZIPPER BAG
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Vintage Le Jacque Trav ler Gray Travel Bag Soft 205
Vintage Le Jacque Trav ler Gray Travel Bag Soft 205
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Invicta Suitcase Travel Luggage Vintage Expandable
Invicta Suitcase Travel Luggage Vintage Expandable
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Travel Bag Genuine Leather by Vintage Brand New Wheels telescopic handles
Travel Bag Genuine Leather by Vintage Brand New Wheels telescopic handles
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Vintage Hartmann Brown Tweed Overnight Carry On Bag w Leather Trim ORIGINAL KEY
Vintage Hartmann Brown Tweed Overnight Carry On Bag w Leather Trim ORIGINAL KEY
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Olympia True Vintage Suitcase On Wheels Green Soft Case Travel Bag Zipper VTG
Olympia True Vintage Suitcase On Wheels Green Soft Case Travel Bag Zipper VTG
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History of Travel Luggage: From the Beginning to Today!

Travel luggage is an important part of every traveler's wardrobe. There are various luggage models, sizes, styles, colors, materials and prices associated with the luggage currently on the market. There are even vintage and collectible luggage pieces available! Whether you are going to be gone for a day, a month or a year, you will most likely need to help of luggage to keep your items together and organized. Travel luggage is designed for professionals, sportsmen, men, women, kids and even animals! There are a ton of models that can be bought today, but in the old days, the choices weren't as plentiful.

For as long as man has traveled, there has been a need to take items with them. Christopher Columbus would have carried a trunk/chest that housed his clothing and navigation products. In those days, the trunk was the most popular form of luggage. Made of woods like oak, pine and cedar, the trunks were fashionable and functional. There were even trunks made of animal hides, like deer, horses and even cows. The materials used for these trunks allowed them to last for a long time. Trunks were even accented with ornaments, like locks and nails; making them even more appealing. The majority of trunks made during this time in history have gone on to become family heirlooms and even collector's items. Though they are still made, the trunks have been replaced with suitcases and totes.

Manufactured in countries all over the world, you should have no trouble finding the perfect travel luggage piece to carry your items. Backpacks, suitcases, hard side luggage, tote bags, duffels, leather briefcases, cosmetic totes, computer cases and handbags are all designed to make your traveling experience a little less stressful. Whether you are going to fly to Europe, Asia or spend a week in a secluded cabin, putting your items into a suitcase or other form of luggage will give you peace of mind.

Made of many materials, features of travel luggage include: wheels, zipped inside pockets, water resistance, lock and even extra storage space. Today, travel luggage sets are offered in many colors and prices. There are also vintage sets that can still be bought! Online, you can easily locate great discounts and huge luggage selections. If you are unsure as to what type of luggage would be your best choice, there are even places to read consumer reviews. Taking the ideas of yesterday and adding technology of today, travel luggage sets offer consumers the chance to organize and easily tote any size or style of luggage. The next time you need to travel, say a little thanks to our ancestors for passing down such a practical, important product!

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