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Cart your clothes in style
Rose gold and a cascading floral print adorn this stylish, hard-shell carry-on with spinner wheels.
Ted Baker London carry-on
Available at: select Bentley locations and shopbentley.com
Cancel out airplane noise
Listen to your own playlist or simply block out the noise around you with these battery-powered headphones.
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones in champagne
Available at: Indigo and Chapters stores, and chapters.indigo.ca
A refreshing stocking stuffer
These biodegradable cleansing cloths made from natural ingredients are a great way to refresh your face after a long flight. Also, one per cent of kaia naturals’ December sales will be donated to the Community Veterinary Outreach charity.
Juicy bamboo natural facial cleansing cloths (box-to-go)
Available at: select retail locations and kaianaturals.com
Keep your cool in hip shades
These sunnies are made from long-lasting, rubberized material. And just as they do for their shoes, TOMS has a program where, for every pair of sunglasses sold, a person in need will receive an eye exam and prescription glasses, medical treatment or life-saving surgery.
Traveler by TOMS Dalston matte umber sunglasses
Available at: toms.ca
Brave the elements
High-tech Japanese fabrics (that are eco-friendly to boot) and special seam design will keep you cosy and dry while you’re out and about in this top-notch coat.
Soho Femme women’s rain jacket from Norwegian Rain
Price: $540 to $770
Available at: Due West/Next Door (Toronto), Boutique PRFKT (Montreal) and norwegianrain.com
For stylish, organized note-takers
Woven jacquard fabrics in rich hues cover Moleskine’s newest line of chic notebooks—perfect for those who take notes on their travels or who keep a journal.
Moleskine Blend Collection
PRICE: $20 (pocket-sized)/$26 (large)
AVAILABLE AT: select retail locations and moleskine.com
Avoid the hotel-issued iron
Three-ply Italian wool means the man who wears this suit on a long flight or from meeting to meeting will arrive wrinkle-free.
J. Crew Ludlow Traveler suit jacket in Italian wool
Available at: J. Crew retail stores and jcrew.com
Charge on the go
These days, in our overly connected lives, a low battery warning on your smart phone or tablet can immediately spell S-T-R-E-S-S. This battery case is lightweight, meaning it won’t weigh down your carry-on luggage.
The Commuter by Spyder 3-in-1 External Battery Charger
Available at: amazon.com
Create a luggage-friendly shoe collection
These innovative shoes come apart so you can purchase the sole style of your choosing and then add skins in various lightweight styles that pack flat for convenience and that can help you avoid those excess baggage surcharges.
Custom Travel Shooz
Available at: pre-order from shoozmadeinitaly.com
Inspiring tales from fellow travellers
This new collection published by World Traveler Press features 22 articles about destinations from the Canadian back country and the Appalachian Trail to Russia and French Polynesia, all written by adventurous women.
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