Retrofit your luggage

In a world taken over by black nylon wheelie cases, it's nice to be reminded of a more refined era of travel, when luggage was brown, leather and boxy - and you probably had 'a boy' to carry it for you.

British luggage brand Globe-Trotter launches its 1897 range this September, inspired by the first Globe-Trotter ever made that same year.

The five size options (from slim attaché case up to a 33" extra deep suitcase) all come in vintage brown with cocoa leather trim and Liberty print lining, handmade in the company's Hertfordshire factory. 

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Trolley Case, £695, available from Globe-Trotter (54-55 Burlington Arcade, W1J 0LB), Harrods and Selfridges