Traveling in style does not mean that you must sacrifice your morals and values. Too many people stick to raw vegan diets for the sake of their health and animal rights, but then traipse around airports carrying their belongings in their carry on cow-hide and never consider what they’re doing.
For that reason, we’re going to assume that most people don’t actually consider these types of issues, and we’re going to kindly ask that you…
Don’t Carry Your Things in Cow Skin; Non-leather Suitcases Are Finally Catching Up on Style
We’ll put emphasis on the second part of that statement, since it’s so exciting: Non-leather suitcases are finally catching up on style! Don’t believe us? Take a look at some of these completely fresh and trendy options that don’t actually involve animal products.
Martin ‘Wool’ Travel Bag in Gray from MRKT
This bag resembles a larger “vegan leather” brief case with an over the shoulder strap, and is perfect for that weekend getaway or carry-on essential. It’s top half and strap come in a Brazilian nut color, while the bottom half is a gray wool. Sophisticated, classy and completely in style!
Diane Von Furstenberg 22” Wheeled Duffel
There’s no need to struggle with a wheel-less bag; these days if you’re carrying a full suitcase around the airport, you’re not doing something right. Opt for this wheeled duffle, not just for convenience, but because it’s adorable. The soft faux suede adds a classy look to an otherwise simple bag.
Chelsea Weekender Tote Bag
The Chelsea Weekender Tote is made from canvas and faux leather, and is durable, spacious, and comfortable to carry. Plus, personalizing your luggage is not only classic, but back in trend for 2017. This summery weekender wants to go everywhere with you, and is perfect a weekend of winetasting, visit to the other side of the country, visiting a freind for a night, or even for the beach! Don’t miss an opportunity to jump on this purchase if you’re looking for a durable option to replace your leather weekender. (Also a great gift idea)
Vintage Traveler Set Fashion Spinner 3 piece Set
You will never miss your luggage in baggage claim again as long as you have the Vintage Traveler Fashion Spinner 3pc. Set! In case you missed it, bold colors and world traveler, vintage designs are in, and that make this incredibly cute suitcase super beneficial for any adventure you go on that involves air travel. You’ll turn heads with this one, and you’ll be the first person to confidently pull your suit case off the luggage belt and say, “This one’s mine” without even looking at the ID tag.
Gunas New York The NAOMI Tote
This is the perfect over the shoulder bag for your “personal item” on flights. It holds all of your in-flight essentials! The beautifully textured bag is made of eco polyurethane, and recycled plastic bottles for the lining. 100% PETA Approved Vegan.
Nicole Lee Print Collection Rolling Expandable 20″ Carry-on & Cheri Rolling Tote
You will certainly ravel with ease and in style with this carry-on and rolling bussiness tote. Match them, or better yet, mix n match ’em! But be forwarned, if you take this sassy, beautiful, and well traveled woman on the bag with you, you may have to share the attention.
The fashion forward carry-on is touted by online reviews to be “bigger than it appears” and the adorable rolling tote, has a retractable handle, back wheels, and thank goodness … a padded laptop compartment!
How exciting to finally have a piece of luggage that is both cruelty-free AND speaks to you!
See? Travel doesn’t have to come at a price in terms of fashion and animal rights. Simply jump on board with one of these stylish travel options, and you will be a happy camper (as will all the cows).
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