Andrea (am_klutz) wrote,
Andrea
am_klutz

Traveling bags


Nike Track Tote RX - SGD$109 (my substitute for a headporter bag which I refuse to pay for the material used)/Photo credit


Marc by Marc Jacobs tote - USD$150/Photo credit


I had a couple of questions on the MBMJ bag that I featured in my previous entry - No, I don't own that bag, it costs about USD$140 from Zappos. The items shown were just an example to illustrate what I was talking about in terms of the mentioned products. :)

So what bags do I use for my trips? I try not to bring my leather bags when I travel for a few reasons -

1) I carry around my camera on trips and other travel essentials and a leather bag will add to the weight.

2) I tend to ill-treat my bags when I'm traveling so I'd rather bring along bags that I don't need to fuss over.

3) More compact bags means that if I land up buying a bag(s) on the trip especially when in Hong Kong or Europe, I can check-in the canvas and carry the new bag.

4) My leather bags are fairly large but none are as large as the two above!

Those are the two bags that I carry around for my travels. I used to have a canvas Kate Spade that I used to death and it's kinda faded and dirty. Hoping to give it a good clean when time permits. Reasons why I love these bags -

1) Extremely lightweight and water-proof.

2) Large enough to pack a whole lot of stuff inside.

3) Versatile enough to match most outfits.

4) It's understated and not flashy. I don't want to call attention to myself especially when traveling in SEA.

Do you have a specific bag that you use for traveling?






Site Meter


Tags: girlie, travels
Subscribe

  • Photo collection. Love

    Credit That's what I seem to be doing these days. Forming photos boards on Pinterest - it's like a digital scrapbook! And…

  • What's playing

    I hope Grey's Anatomy never ends because I love it so much, love the quotes, the life lessons and everything about it. I'm so glad that I…

  • Week in pictures

    1) Bunch of flowers on my finger to brighten up my day :) 2) Mr Bean's icy chocolate soy milk after a run is heavenly.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 5 comments