By Kim Taylor

Whether traveling for the holidays, planning a trip in the New Year, or giving the gift of luggage to your favorite adventurer, here’s a tote-worthy duo of brands to consider:

Brenthaven is not only a brand for high quality trekking backpacks (such as the Pacific Backpack shown above), it’s also a solid choice for tablet cases, MacBook Pro sleeves, and coverings for an iPad, Kindle, and iPhone. Brenthaven’s craftsmanship matters — you’ll definitely notice the difference in durability and ease of use. Order at and

Biaggi creates luggage that’s easy to store on a plane, easy to spot due to an array of bold colors and original styles, easy to transport, and most of all: extremely easy to appreciate. Add quick shipping, quality materials, modern shapes, flexible wheels, all shapes and sizes and colors, and you’ll suddenly have a favorite luggage brand. Peruse the extensive selection at

Happy Holidays and safe travels!

Has searching for a stylish handbag become a full-time job in itself? While you don't want to settle for the first bag that you lay eyes on, you definitely don't want to spend an eternity looking for ...
Brand: Chasse WellsMerchant: Choxi
Engravable Gift Collection, Fall 2010. With a reinforced bottom and long, sturdy handles, our large tote bag (or Tote ? Em Bag) is strong enough to carry all your essentials. Great for the gym or for ...
You love your dog. S/he's your best friend, after all! And now, you can always take the dog for a walk (in spirit, at least) with this fun tote bag. The front side features an image of your favorite d...
Merchant: Choxi
Originally published December 2012
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