With Summer fast approaching it makes me start thinking of packing lists, trips to the airports, and packing up the car with road snacks, travel music and luggage.
Lately I have been having this nostalgic feeling towards taking trips, like I should I be wearing a suit and gloves and stepping off a plane or train looking like a combination between Barbie and Betty Draper. Which brings me to my new love of the train case.
The 1940's and 50's answer to the carry on bag and of course what was most important to the traveling woman of that time? The upkeep of her fabulous face and hair of course! When I was younger and exploring through my parents crawlspace I found all this old luggage, including a 1970's take on the train case of my Mothers. It's a bit more modern than the old fashion originals but I still told her not to get rid of it because I want it!
There are lots of places on etsy and ebay that provide you with lots of color, shape and size varieties all at great price points. I have my eyes on these: