Of all the things that 2020 has been to us, one thing it hasn’t been is the year of luxury travel we’d hoped for – in fact, of much travel at all. But while staying at home has fast become the norm over tropical beach getaways, it’s provided plenty of time to daydream over the next big trip, and if you’ve got big plans for 2021, then there’s no time like the present to start getting prepared.
You don’t have to have designs on jetting off on a long-haul flight to need a functional travel bag, and for every holiday type, the experts at Stubble & Co have got a style for you.
British-designed, high-quality bags handcrafted for long-lasting quality
Ben Watkiss, founder at Stubble & Co. said: “We’ve made it our mission to create tough, durable and highly functional bags that are designed for all occasions – so, whether you’re heading to a festival, travelling Europe or simply planning a five-star getaway to the big smoke, our travel bags have got you covered.
“Our bags are built to last and built for adventure, featuring hardy, waterproof exteriors and ergonomically designed structures, with each material, compartment and strap carefully thought-out to ensure maximum comfort and functionality – and all without compromising on quality or style.”
As a brand that places sustainability at the forefront of everything it does, it certainly has our vote. Offering an in-house repair service and offsetting its transportation carbon footprint, Stubble & Co even creates some of its range from recycled plastics, and uses only 100 per cent recyclable packaging.
A bag for every occasion
The Backpack – Designed with style, durability and practicality in mind
Handcrafted in durable waterproof canvas, Stubble & Co’s signature backpack has been thoughtfully designed to combine style, comfort and functionality, and is the perfect partner for any short trip. Featuring a simple and secure drawstring closure beneath a magnetic top cover fastening, it offers easy access while keeping your belongings safe.
The Backpack comprises a high-density protection 15” laptop pocket, an inner zip for valuables, and side pockets that will fit an umbrella, water bottle, or that all-important bottle of wine!
The Commuter – Style and practicality meets refined comfort
Is travelling across London on the tube one of the most stressful parts of your day? Not anymore. The trendy ‘Commuter’ bag once again fuses comfort with style in this practical creation that is just perfect for city slickers who have a lot to carry with them into work. Made from durable canvas and featuring a breathable and cushioned back panel, notebook or iPad sleeve and a 16” direct access laptop compartment, its spacious interior is designed to hold everything you need, and to leave your hands free for that morning coffee, too.
The Everyday Bag – For work, the gym and weekend adventures
Whatever you’re doing with your day, this smart, all-purpose bag is a top pick, and will see you through just about any situation. Perfect for just about everything – from travelling to work or the gym, or heading off on an overnight trip away, a hint of natural full-grain leather adds a sophisticated feel to this practical masterpiece. It features wrap-around webbing to ensure durability across the board, with a detachable and adjustable strap to give you a range of carrying options.
This one is a great choice for city breaks or as a carry-on for flights, too, and includes an outer pocket for your smartphone and passport, as well as a high-density protection 15” laptop pocket and six studded feet. It also offers a generous 30 litre capacity, allowing plenty of room for all the essentials.
The Weekender – Travel in style
Planning a romantic weekend getaway for two? The Weekender bag is just the ticket, offering up just enough space to store a few changes of clothes and all of your tech essentials, too. In fact, with its 42-litre capacity, you can cram a few luxurious extras in, too – whether it’s your finest bottle of Scotch whisky or a thoughtful gift for your travel partner.
The Weekender features ultra-reliable YKK zips designed to keep your belongings safe, with safe and secure inner pockets for your laptop and valuables.
The Adventure Bag – Built for comfort, designed with style, packed for adventure
Designed especially for outdoorsy types, the Adventure Bag does exactly what it says on the tin, and will accompany as you scale mountain peaks, hike vast valleys and embark on just about any outdoor adventure you can think of. Lightweight and exceptionally comfortable, it’s made from recycled plastics for an all-round sustainable choice. Despite this, it’s soft-sided and sized to meet all airline carry-on requirements, too.
The ultimate bags for those who travel
Whatever your travel plans are for 2021, you’ll be wanting to get your hands on one of these masterpieces. Offering refined style and exceptional durability, they’re guaranteed to see you through any trip, getaway or short hop in style – 100 per cent quality guaranteed.