It's that time of year when everyone is traveling and airports are packed. If you're looking to make the schlepping part of the traveling process a little easier, a stylish luggage piece may be exactly what you need. Think about it: A chic suitcase will make the packing and unpacking (even worse!) process slightly more enjoyable, plus you'll be able to spot your bag immediately in a sea full of black styles at baggage claim.
1. Diane von Furstenberg, $140; macys.com. 2. Rebecca Minkoff, $495, rebeccaminkoff.com. 3. Rockland, $330; kohls.com. 4. Travelers Club Luggage, $350; kohls.com. 5. Michael Michael Kors, $798; nordstrom.com. 6. Tumi, $745; neimanmarcus.com.
Photo inspiration at top: Joan Collins at London's Heathrow Airport in 1989.