Vintage Luggage and Travel Bags

| August 17, 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.

Featured Vintage Luggage and Travel Bags Online

Vintage Mens Canvas Leather Travel Duffle Bag Shoulder Weekend Luggage Gym Tote
Vintage Mens Canvas Leather Travel Duffle Bag Shoulder Weekend Luggage Gym Tote
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Vintage Mens Leather Military Canvas Travel Luggage Shoulder Handbag Duffle Bag
Vintage Mens Leather Military Canvas Travel Luggage Shoulder Handbag Duffle Bag
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Rothco Black Vintage Canvas Bag 8477
Rothco Black Vintage Canvas Bag 8477
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Samsonite Concorde Vintage Carry On Shoulder Bag Royal Blue Leather SH
Samsonite Concorde Vintage Carry On Shoulder Bag Royal Blue Leather  SH
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Vintage Wings United Luggage Brown Saddle Leather Suitcase Luggage Made In USA
Vintage Wings United Luggage Brown Saddle Leather Suitcase Luggage Made In USA
$238.00
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25 Vintage Men Real Leather Large Tote Luggage S Travel Bag Duffle Gym Bag New
25 Vintage Men Real Leather Large Tote Luggage S Travel Bag Duffle Gym Bag New
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Vintage Bill Blass Leather Blue Canvas Luggage Tote Duffle Shoulder Bag g187
Vintage Bill Blass Leather  Blue Canvas Luggage Tote Duffle Shoulder Bag g187
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Vintage Boyle Black Gray Hard Plastic Suitcase 22x16
Vintage Boyle Black  Gray Hard Plastic Suitcase 22x16
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Gateway Holiday red vinyl duffel vintage travel promo bag red and white
Gateway Holiday red vinyl duffel vintage travel promo bag red and white
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CO Z Premium Vintage Luggage Sets 24 Trolley Suitcase and 12 Hand Bag Set with
CO Z Premium Vintage Luggage Sets 24 Trolley Suitcase and 12 Hand Bag Set with
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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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