We’ve written before about having luggage stylish enough to hold its own when motoring in a vehicle with verve.

Classic cars fit the bill, of course, and a foolproof way to make sure you’re up to the mark is to bring along a set of vintage Vuitton.

The best examples feature hand-painted racing stripes and monograms, bespeaking an era of truly stylish travel.

A set of three 1920s Vuitton cases with hand-painted racing stripes and monograms

Here we have a set of three 1920s Vuitton cases finished in the signature LV canvas.

Available from David Duncan Antiques in New York, the patina and details denote a more gentlemanly manner of touring.

Now you just have to change your initials to C.A.L. Jr…..

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