There's something inherently luxurious about the idea of a weekend getaway, whether you're spontaneously heading upstate for a few days or jetting off to St. John. If traveling by plane, train, automobile or anything else, it's important that your carryall is as stylish as the wares inside of it. We found 11 weekend bags that are as functional and durable as they are attractive.
Masculine, feminine, leather, nylon or canvas, the best weekender bag will be able to stand a bit of wear and won't get wrecked after a tight squeeze in an overhead compartment.
For a high-quality, handmade bag that you'll want to pass down to your children, look no further than Massachusetts-based Frank Clegg. At just under $900, his leather weekend duffle is as investment-worthy as it gets. If you need a rough-and-tumble bag that will get you from Lollapalooza to the beach to your Hamptons timeshare and back again, Baggu's $72 canvas bag will do the trick.
The prep set will recognize our picks from Longchamp and Tory Burch as ideal for jetting off to Palm Springs or Palm Beach. And don't forget classic designs from Mulberry, Herschell and Sole Society when you're looking to get out of dodge. Now, all you need is a place to go...