Vacation season is in full swing, and we like nothing better than traveling in style. And while double-breasted, tailored suits and wide ties may only reside in our sepia-hued memories, a handsome weekend bag never loses its panache. Add a touch of sophistication to any getaway by investing in these men’s carryalls—from sturdy canvas totes to handcrafted leather duffel bags—that are as functional as they are timelessly chic.


1. Gucci nylon diamanté backpack with leather trim, $990, Neiman Marcus, 3030 E. First Ave., 303-329-2600,

2. Moore & Giles nubuck bison Benedict weekend bag, $635, Andrisen Morton, 270 St. Paul St., 303-377-8488,

3. Santiago Gonzalez Colombian crocodile carryall, $6,450,

4. Sandast handmade, polished, and distressed leather Boston duffel with antique brass hardware, $1,080,

5. Coach Bleecker striped canvas weekend tote, $428,