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Best Personalized Men's Travel Bags in 2023

by Albert Varkki updated 01-09-2023

best personalized travel bags for men

Luxurious travel bags that can be personalized to you.

Including carry-on bags, duffle bags, overnight weekenders, backpacks, and personal items.

All of these stylish bags are perfect for a luxury weekend away, or an adventure to the unknown.

Best Personalized Travel Bags

Here are our top picks for personalized travel bags in 2023:

Best Leather Weekender Bag

weekender leather travel bag in brown

Winner: Weekender Leather Travel Bag

This leather weekender is made from the highest quality full grain leather, and you will be able to feel the difference. It has two main compartments, one for a laptop, the other for your travel essentials. It can be personalized with a custom laser engraving with a monogram or a message.

Pros:

  • Full grain leather
  • 16-inch internal padded laptop sleeve.
  • Internal zipped pocket for travel essentials like your passport and wallet.
  • Plenty of space for all your gear and travel accessories.
  • Ideal for a business trip or as a weekend bag.
  • Adjustable shoulder strap.
  • Duffle bag for a long weekend.
  • Durable cotton lining and YKK zippers.
  • Perfect overnight bag.
  • Handmade in Italy
  • Can be personalized
  • Available in black, brown, or tan leather.

Click here to check the price

Best Rolling Carry-on Bag

voyager leather carry on bag with wheels in brown

Winner: Voyager Leather Carry-on with Wheels

If you prefer a rolling carry-on, then the Voyager is ideal. It's also made from full grain leather, meaning it will age with leather patina, and will look fantastic for many years. The wheels are solid, and the bag can be personalized to your liking.

Pros:

  • Full grain leather
  • Hand luggage compliant.
  • 16 inch laptop sleeve.
  • Luggage tag included.
  • Two exterior pockets for easy-to-reach items.
  • Durable cotton lining and YKK zippers.
  • Handmade in Italy
  • Designer travel bag.
  • Can be personalized

Click here to check the price

Best Garment Bag

grand leather garment travel bag in brown

Winner: Grand Leather Garment Bag

If you travel with a suit, then the Grand is for you. You can pack your suit into the bag itself, leaving you plenty of space to pack your essentials in a carry-on bag. It's made from full grain leather, and can be personalized with a laser engraving.

Pros:

  • Full grain leather
  • Dedicated garment carrier.
  • Carry a suit and shirt without creasing.
  • Large main compartment for other items.
  • A great travel and gym bag.
  • 16-inch laptop compartment.
  • Adjustable shoulder strap.
  • Durable cotton lining and YKK zippers.
  • Handmade in Italy
  • Can be personalized

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Best Personal Item for Flights

City leather laptop messenger bag in brown

Winner: CITY Leather Laptop Bag

If you want a personal item that can carry a laptop, then the CITY bag is for you. It has both external and internal zipped compartments, ideal for traveling (eg carrying your passport). It's made from full grain leather, which is the highest quality you can buy. Personalization options include colors and laser engraving.

Pros:

  • Full grain leather
  • Detachable shoulder strap
  • Fits up to a 15.6 inch laptop (also a 17 inch version here)
  • Handmade in Italy
  • Dedicated laptop compartment
  • Additional zipper pockets

Click here to check the price

Best Small Toiletry Bag

Superior leather toiletry bag tan

Winner: Superior Leather Wash Bag

The Superior is a simple yet stylish wash bag that's ideal for travel. The full grain leather is the highest quality, providing a stylish alternative to a traditional wash bag. It has a waterproof lining, as well as two main zipped compartments. There are several personalization options too.

Pros:

  • Full grain leather
  • Durable waterproof lining
  • Handmade in Italy
  • Strong YKK zippers
  • Available in brown, tan, red, or black leather.
  • Internal zipped pocket for small accessories.
  • Plenty of space for toiletries.
  • Handles on both sides
  • 2 main compartments
  • 23cm wide, 13cm high, 8cm deep
  • Can be personalized

Click here to check the price

What To Pack in Your Travel Bag

Your travel bag needs to have everything in it that you'll need on your journey away from home. This includes gadgets like your laptop, chargers, usb sticks, and headphones. You'll also want clothes, shoes, and jewelry to wear in your destination.

Depending on the type you choose, you'll have varying amounts of space. If you choose a garment bag, then you'll be able to take your suit or dress with you too.

How To Choose Your Bag

Here's what you should be looking for when you need a quality travel bag for men.

Design

Design doesn’t just relate to the way your bag looks. You also need to seek out a bag that’s designed well enough to meet your travel needs. Some people prefer small, lightweight and minimalist carry-ons that are compact yet deliver plenty of storage, whilst those seeking something more versatile may be best served by a duffel bag or a hybrid that works well over any terrain. If you’re the kind of person who only travels a few times a year but does so for longer, a larger bag may be best for your needs.

Aesthetics

Some people prioritize looks more than others. It may be easier to find something suitable if you’re making functionality a priority. Seek out a model that will meet your budget as well as your storage capacity if functionality is more important to you. If aesthetic appeal is a priority, you may need to pay more.

Budget

The price that you pay for a travel bag can vary wildly. Basic travel bags can be purchased for as little as $50, but you may need to fork out a four-figure sum for a designer bag. A hard-sided carry on can normally be purchased for around $300, whilst a larger hard-sided rollaboard is likely to cost you around $400. If you spend more than this, you’re likely to be heading into designer territory. 

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Other popular features

Today’s travel bags often come with a host of exciting features. 360-degree spinner wheels are now frequently sighted on rolling luggage bags as they make it easy for you to move your goods through the airport terminal. If you want to purchase hardsided luggage, it’s a good idea to seek out a bag with an aluminum or polycarbonate shell. The best soft-sided luggage options tend to be made from durable nylon. 

It's now common to see compression straps inside many modern bags. These are designed to help you maximize the capacity of your bag. Other popular features include dedicated shoe compartments, laundry bags, flexible dividers and ejectable USB battery chargers.

Conclusion

We hope you enjoyed our article on the best personalized men's travel bags.

If you have any questions or comments, contact us at info@vonbaer.com, or leave them in the comments.

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Author: Albert Varkki
Albert Varkki is the co-founder of Von Baer. He understands leather products as a consumer, supplier, and a manufacturer, helping you with the inside knowledge you need, to choose the perfect leather product for you. Connect on Linkedin

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