ECCO EYOTA IN SKYDIVER COW LEATHER
This sassy and sleek navy-blue carrier is roomy enough to see you through an all-day-long shopping spree.
The bag's multiway straps also get bonus points, since they give you the option of either holding it by the crook of your arm - ala Victoria Beckham - or slinging it over your shoulder and keeping your hands free.
Available at ECCO stores islandwide.
SAMSONITE TRAVEL MARSHMALLOW (Photo above)
This carry-on should impress your fellow passengers. It's 46cm by 40cm body is compact and stylish, yet sturdy enough not to get crushed in the plane's overhead cabin.
It is supposedly made of material strong enough to double as a seat while you wait in queues, or as a footrest for jet-setters with long layovers.
The bag also features pockets to organise your things for more efficient packing. There are even specific sections for a tablet and laptop.
I reckon this Marshmallow is pretty sweet all round.
Available at Samsonite stores and major department stores islandwide.
AMERICAN TOURISTER VIVOLITE COLLECTION
55cm - $220, 62cm - $260, 75cm - $300
One of the gripes my friends and I have when we are on holiday is how dull luggage looks.
The bright and eye-catching shades of this range ensure you'll always be able to spot your luggage on the baggage carousel. Take your pick from lime green, hot pink, purple and navy.
Bags in this collection also come with smart dividers, so you won't have to worry about that bikini bottom or lipstick getting lost.
The collection touts itself as strong and durable. Going by the way your luggage gets handled sometimes, that feature sure brings peace of mind.
Available at American Tourister stores at Suntec City Tower 1 and Tampines 1, as well as department stores islandwide.
This article was first published on Nov 16, 2014.
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